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Harassment at ComicCon, officials say budget cuts led to girl’s death, Maryville

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss harassment at ComicCon, Philadelphia officials claiming budget cuts led to a young girl’s death, police violently attack crowd protecting immigrants, why there aren’t more women scientists, racist Philly cops, California expanding abortion access, the Maryville rape case, and UK asylum seekers being told to “prove” they’re gay. [...]

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Hidden rot of budget cuts, “journalist-agitator,” updates on Syria

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the hidden rot of budget cuts, George Zimmerman being arrested for another gun-related crime, guns and domestic violence, the New York Times profile of journalist Barrett Brown, DC Comics woman problem, and updates on Syria. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up [...]

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On eating disorders, Syria, and awful Richard Cohen

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Jamie discusses his article on having and eating disorder and being an alcoholic, and Allison shares her article about why austerity is only for the little people when it comes to Syria, plus updates on Syria, and why Richard Cohen is still awful. Please purchase this Free Chelsea Manning [...]

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Guardian editor: paper threatened with censorship, no evidence Stop & Frisk saves lives

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Jamie talks about sobriety, followed by Allison and Jamie discussing this Guardian editor’s terrifying column about officials threatening the paper with censorship, Ray Kelly being wrong about Stop & Frisk saving lives, more effects of the sequestration, California inmates being force-fed, and the U.S. government quietly cutting [...]

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NYC’s disappearing hospitals, Greenwald’s partner detained by UK authorities, Austerity watch

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss NYC’s disappearing hospitals, Glenn Greenwald’s partner being detained by UK authorities, massive cuts to the Head Start program, teachers paying for their own school supplies, two-tier society in NYC, a disturbing update to the Steubenville rape story, Forever 21 slashes worker hours, and the NFL’s latest scam. Citizen Radio is [...]

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Chicago hunger strikers, embassy closures, NSA spying, and transparency

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss hunger strikers in Chicago demanding access to organ transplants for undocumented immigrants, the embassy closures (and how the U.S. government may be using them to silence NSA critics), the need for transparency in programs like the DEA’s special operations division, how poor minorities [...]

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Demand Kickstarter remove guide to sexual assault, cop who killed 7-year-old girl walks free

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss protesters demanding Kickstarter remove a guide to sexual assault, this ridiculous Wall Street Journal op-ed that claims there’s a war on men, Patton Oswalt’s brave apology, GCHQ spying on foreign politicians, a Detroit cop who killed a 7-year-old girl walking free, and parents and [...]

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Maniacland and the Nic Fit Kids, Greek journos defy government order to stop broadcasting

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss Maniacland and the Nic Fit Kids, this stupid article about Edward Snowden’s girlfriend and shame our stupid slut-shaming media, badass Greek journalists defying the government’s order to stop broadcasting as part of greater budget cuts (a good thing because Greece really needs journalists right now), yell at Senator Carl [...]

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Two hate crimes in NYC’s village, protester tasered while DOJ refuses to arrest bankers, Facebook’s weird priorities

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Two hate crimes this week in NYC’s village, protester tasered while DOJ refuses to arrest bankers, Facebook’s weird priorities, Occupy OK Tornado Relief Fund, Oklahoma senator: Tornado aid “totally different” from Sandy aid, hundreds of low-wage workers go on strike in D.C., Former Sen. Judd Gregg Named CEO Of Top Wall Street Lobbying Group, [...]

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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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