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Thousands of grocery workers vote on strike authorization, Maniac activism, Bangladeshi workers fight back

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison discusses thousands of grocery workers voting on strike authorization, and CR talks about MRAs wanting sandwiches made for them, Sen. Ted Cruz’s last stand, the Affordable Care Act, Bangladeshi workers fighting back, slave labor in Qatar for the World Cup, Maniac Kyle doing amazing work in Charlotte [...]

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‘Sharknado’, Abortion Rights Freedom Ride, support Texas activists

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss ‘Sharknado,’ the Abortion Rights Freedom Ride, a day of action in support of Texas abortion rights, the 15 major retailers who haven’t signed the Bangladesh safety agreement, Tim Geithner makes a shitload of money from banks and financial institutions for speaking fees, and learn the personal [...]

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Rick ‘pro-life’ Perry oversees execution of Texas’ 500th inmate, ‘journos’ rush to publish Greenwald smear campaign

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss fat-shaming,Rick “pro-life” Perry overseeing the execution of Texas’500th inmate, while blasting Wendy Davis for being a single mother, and his state hurries to implement voter ID laws, the U.S. suspending trade privileges with Bangladesh, the immediate effects of DOMA being ruled unconstitutional, more NSA spying revelations, and [...]

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Jamie: language pioneer, Chicago Board of Ed considers closing 54 schools, teen charged with felony for lesbian relationship

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Jamie is a language pioneer, the Chicago Board of Education considers closing 54 schools despite overwhelming evidence the closures won’t fix the city’s deficit, a Florida teen is expelled and charged with a felony for being in a lesbian relationship, labor deal emerges in aftermath of Bangladesh tragedy, day [...]

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Jamie’s annual birthday depression spiral, fast food strikes hit fifth city, how austerity kills

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Jamie’s annual birthday depression spiral, Citizen Radio’s most powerful Maniacs (featuring Toom Cleen!), followed by a discussion of the spreading fast food strikes, the continuing Guantanamo hunger strikes, a New York activist facing jail time because of his silence, how austerity kills (and doesn’t work), Florida speeding up its [...]

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Cleveland kidnappings and normalizing dehumanization of women, 800 dead in Bangladesh building collapse

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie briefly interview President Obama, discuss the Cleveland kidnapping and normalizing the dehumanization of women, why female purity is bullshit, 800 dead in Bangladesh building collapse and the importance of unions and worker solidarty, and why libraries are so important. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to [...]

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Solidarity in union (and non-union) collective actions, Farea al-Muslimi’s amazing testimony

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss all the ways the FBI, media, and police misinformed the public recently,Farea al-Muslimi’s amazing drones testimony, the importance of solidarity in union (and non-union) collective actions, the growth of minimum wage jobs, and a Bangladesh garment factory collapsing. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up [...]

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On hipsters and Hitler, update on Bangladesh factory fire, our future Water World

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the relationship between hipsters and Hitler, give updates on the Bangladesh factory fire, talk about the targetting of journalists by Israel, the UN passing a resolution on female genital mutilation, drone stories, another innocent black teen gunned down, the ongoing fuckery known as the War on Drugs, global horrific [...]

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“No Services, No Rent”: abandoned by the state, 100+ killed at factory that made Wal-Mart garments

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison talks about how some public housing residents in NYC are still without basic services (and expected to pay rent) after Sandy, the similarities between the terrible fire at a garment factory in Bangladesh and the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, Jamie has a strange encounter with [...]

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