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’68 protester Hayden sees no comparison between Chicago, Denver convention scenarios; brewers ready with specialty beers for GOP gathering

Convention Countdown
Democratic National Convention

17

DAYS TO GO
DENVER
Aug. 25-28

Tom Hayden, “one of the most influential student radicals from the ’60s, said there is no comparison between the 2008 Democratic National Convention and the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago that resulted in a violent clash between protesters and police,” according to the Denver Daily News.

Repulican National Convention

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DAYS TO GO
ST. PAUL
Sept. 1-4

Like their Denver counterparts plan to do for the Democratic gathering, Twin Cities area craft brewers are planning to release several specialty beers for delegates and others attending the Republican National Convention, examiner.com reports.

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