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Supreme Court hears Arizona’s controversial ‘papers’ argument, Occupy interrupts shareholder meetings

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie talk about the Occupy/ACT UP protest in New York, the Supreme Court appears to favor Arizona on its controversial immigration law, Occupy protesters disrupt corporate shareholder meetings, Netroots decides to play nice with President Obama, the feds make the first arrest following the BP oil [...]

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End of Borders, GE guts offshore wind-power plans, Louie Gohmert fights for corporations

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Borders officially closes, Allison and Jamie share memories, GE guts offshore wind-power plans, Louis Gohmert defends corporations in his “jobs” bill, NAVY vet sues the state of Florida over drug testing. Special announcements: Saturday September 17th is the Occupy Wall Street [...]

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GE can’t take a joke, Newt’s fear of atheists, Listener Mail, helpful tips on killing zombies

Listen to the new Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. In this episode, Citizen Radio answers a ton of your mail! Your questions/comments are on veganism, zombie-killing, and how to survive your miserable job. Also, GE doesn’t handle getting pranked very well, Newt Gingrich is terrified of a secular country, and of course [...]

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New Citizen Radio: Keith Olbermann’s suspension, Rally For Sanity, Oakland riots, and Listener Mail

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Hear Monday’s Citizen Radio by subscribing to the free podcast. Non-iTunes users can subscribe to the feed at wearecitizenradio.com. Today, Jamie offers a shout-out to the Bay area, and a not-so-enthusiastic shout-out to a whole lot of pissed off white people. Next, Citizen Radio discusses the stupid decision to suspend Keith Olbermann for *gasp!* being [...]

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Obama VS GE: Getting tough with corporations

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General Electric has become the biggest beneficiary of one of the rescue programs originally designed for banks, according to the Washington Post. However, GE has also managed to avoid the restrictions and regulations placed upon the financial institutions by exploiting a loophole in the rescue program, and claiming two small Utah banking institutions qualified it for government (read: taxpayer [...]

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The Military-Industrial-Media Complex

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Photo Illustration by The New York Times New York Times In the spring of 2007 a tiny military contractor with a slender track record went shopping for a precious Beltway commodity. The company, Defense Solutions, sought the services of a retired general with national stature, someone who could open doors at the highest levels of [...]

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Sarah Palin Hosting SNL = Lunacy

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From MCM: The New York Post is reporting that Palin’s appearance (on Saturday Night Live) Oct. 25 is signed, sealed, and delivered. If this is indeed true, it’s outrageous. I seriously doubt NBC plans on affording Biden or Gonzales the same privilege of getting free face-time on a national network on public airwaves. NBC, and [...]

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