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President Obama today responds to WikiLeaks release: Nothing to see here, just move along. But Rep. James McGovern explains why he opposes more Afghan war funding: We need to do "nation building" here at home. Dem honcho Gov. Ed Rendell, in a surprise, says today Obama may face primary challenge in 2012 over Afghanistan.
Tomorrow on Democracy Now: A rare hour with WikiLeaks’ founder Julian Assange.
Glenn Beck says his August 28th "Restoring Honor" rally will be a "nonpolitical rally," even though guest speakers include Sarah Palin and Ted Nugent, and it is partially sponsored by the NRA.
Can’t stand without a base: If Dems want to save their butts in November and 2012, they need to make their progressives happy.
Michael Tomasky: Florida church will burn Koran on 9/11.
The Secret Service tells Salon that it protects "significantly fewer" Obama officials than it did Bush Administration officials.
WikiLeaks release will make it harder for Obama to keep selling the war …. After the bluster, Mike Isikoff reports that Pentagon now believes WikiLeaks docs have not endangered troops or national security… Dan Kennedy: Why Assange turned to the print media.