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AFP: "Democracy is under attack": Gore

Indiewire By Indiewire | Indiewire August 28, 2006 at 10:01AM

Former US Vice-President Al Gore warned an audience at the Edinburgh International Television Festival that "democracy is under attack." Gore, who was also in Edinburgh partly to promote his film and book about climate change, both titled "An Inconvenient Truth," continued: "There's a feeling in the US on the part of many that the way democracy operates today is very different from the system we learned about in school." AFP reports.
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Former US Vice-President Al Gore warned an audience at the Edinburgh International Television Festival that "democracy is under attack." Gore, who was also in Edinburgh partly to promote his film and book about climate change, both titled "An Inconvenient Truth," continued: "There's a feeling in the US on the part of many that the way democracy operates today is very different from the system we learned about in school." AFP reports.