Yesterday we brought you highlights from week one, the Democratic convention in Denver. There we got soundbites and a few rebukes from politicians who didn"t want to answer our questions. But last week at the Republican convention in St. Paul, we got something else as well—handcuffs. Yes, three of us at Democracy Now!—myself, and producers Sharif Abdel Kouddous and Nicole Salazar, were arrested covering the protests. We were among several members of the media to feel the police crackdown.
Today, highlights from the Republican convention in St. Paul, from the suites to the streets to the convention floor.LISTEN ONLINE