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Largest fast food walkout in U.S. history, Obama refuses to say “poor,” CR addresses Sir Don Lemon

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the largest fast food walkout in U.S. history, President Obama refusing to say “poor,” even at a time of growing income disparity, the train wreck appearance of Reza Aslan on Fox News, CNN host Don Lemon’s disappointing racist and homophobic statements, lawmakers protecting [...]

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Media roots for Trayvon Martin supporters to riot, Juror B37 and institutional racism

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the media rooting for Trayvon Martin supporters to riot, Juror B37′s book deal being pulled by the fine work of an online organizer, and her revealing comments during the CNN interview, Washington Post’s Richard Cohen’s racist remarks, update on the Cooper Union occupation, [...]

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Hey CNN: the “N-word” is totally more offensive, BART strike, reproductive rights updates

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie take CNN to task for pondering if the “N-word” is more offensive than “cracker,” talk about the BART strike and the media’s distortion of the issues, updates from Egypt, the San Diego chalk activist being found not guilty on all charges, reproductive [...]

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Wolf Blitzer: professional idiot, Chicago Board of Ed votes to shut down 50 schools, Maniac Mail

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss how Wolf Blitzer is a professional idiot, the Chicago Board of Ed votes to shut down 50 schools (though Asean Johnson’s school is spared), offer some advice to the mens (stop telling ladies how to look), and read some of your Maniac Mail. Citizen [...]

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Birthday madness, The Best Tweet Ever, Media Matters defends DOJ targeting reporters

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Birthday madness, followed by discussion of The Best Tweet Ever, CNN’s ridiculous Guantanamo coverage, New York Times’ ridiculous Gaza coverage, and then Media Matter defending the DOJ’s targeting of reporters. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won’t lead you to war! [...]

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CNN: sexist and ridiculous, crossover heaven, the terrible things in your food

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss CNN being sexist and ridiculous, crossover heaven, Joe Francis going to jail, fast food worker solidarity, the need for more women in tech, a heartwarming story of a principal firing armed guards and hiring art teachers, and the terrible things in your food. Citizen Radio is a [...]

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Comic and author Jen Kirkman on being child-free, CNN’s still terrible, Venezuela post-election protests

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Comic and author (I Can Barely Take Care Of Myself) Jen Kirkman (@JenKirkman) joins the show to discuss being child-free and harassment culture. Then, Allison and Jamie discuss CNN’s huge reporting blunder covering the Boston Marathon bombings, and Venezuela’s post-election protests. Citizen [...]

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Tragic tales of comedy, third party debates, CNN says women vote with their hormones

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss tragic tales of comedy in the douche bag buffer, followed by a discussion of the third party debates, CNN says women vote with their hormones, and the truth about trafficking. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support [...]

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Ecuador grants asylum to Assange, CNN’s reality TV, ninjas

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Ecuador grants aslyum to Assange, CNN’s reality TV, The Dawood military hospital scandal, corporations pay more to CEOs than they do in taxes, and the Times Square shooting. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won’t lead you to war, [...]

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