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Prejudice against Muslims, what happens if abortion is illegal, Walmart files charges against union

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss Hostess closing shop and everyone blaming unions, prejudice toward Muslims, the ongoing assault on Gaza, what happens if abortion is illegal, and how Walmart filed charges against the UFCW in anticipation of Black Friday strikes, and Transgender murder rates. Remember to vote [...]

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CIA seeks to expand drone strikes to ‘trouble spots’, Detroit Water Dept worker declares strike a victory

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the expanding drone strikes, AFSCME 207′s Recording Secretary Sue Ryan joins the show to discuss Detroit’s Water Department strike, and the union’s subsequent victory. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won’t lead [...]

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EXCLUSIVE interview with Koch employee denied job for being “too political,” it’s time to #changethedebate

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie are back with tales of their meeting, plus interviews with Travis McKinney, a Koch employee denied a job for being “too political” (at 31:00), and Nelini Stamp (@NelStamp) about the current status of Occupy Wall Street, and her work in [...]

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Thomas Friedman brings more of the stupid, Chicago teachers vote to end strike

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Friedo brings the stupid (again), Chicago teachers vote to end strike, Obama administration appeals indefinite detention ruling, Wisconsin collective bargaining ruling struck down, SB 1070 officially starts. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won’t lead you to war, and keep [...]

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Wisconsin and the rigged game, listener mail, NYPD faces lawsuits on multiple fronts

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Wisconsin results and the rigged game, NYPD faces lawsuits on multiple fronts, empowering citizens to fight “Stop and Frisk“, Jamie offers comedy advice. Check out Jamie’s Wonkette article on the Goldberg fight. SIGN THE PETITION FOR JONAH TO FIGHT JAMIE HERE. Special announcement: Check out Thrive [...]

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An egg is not a person, interview with PM Berlusconi, OWS field report, donations for winter

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Mississippi votes on the highly controversial “personhood” amendment, while Ohio prepares to shoot down Gov. Kasich’s anti-union law. Italy’s Prime Minister resigns, Jesse Myerson (@JAMyerson) sends in a field report featuring a march from Washington Heights to Occupy Wall Street, and [...]

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Privatizing soldiers’ pensions, Verizon strike, Jamie’s Twitter war

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. In Empire Collapse Watch, Allison explains why privatizing soldiers’ pensions is a terrible idea. Also, Wisconsin’s largest teacher union plans on laying off 40 percent of its staff members, Verizon retaliates against its striking employees by cancelling their healthcare plans, 92 percent [...]

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