NPR's Tavis Smiley talks about the convention, the issues and the signs to look out for at this Democratic National Convention with Antonio Gonzalez, president of the Southwest Voter Registration Education Project. We also hear from Arianna Huffington, a nationally syndicated columnist and author of several books, the latest of which is Fanatics and Fools: The Game Plan for Winnng Back America. Multimedia journalist Farai Chideya, host of Your Call Radio in San Francisco, also joins the panel.
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