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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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Military propaganda, tomato-hunting cats, US Special Forces practice interrogation techniques on immigrants

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Jamie and Allison discuss military propaganda at home and abroad, specifically this highly disturbing photo of a Palestinian child in crosshairs posted by an Israeli soldier, how the cats are acting out while Jamie is away, and how U.S. Special Forces will practice interrogation techniques on immigrants, [...]

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Fiscal Slope causes media to collectively lose its mind, what’s the matter with Arizona

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Jamie thanks the Maniacs for coming out to his Austin CD taping, Allison discusses a string of protests breaking out across the country in response to the fiscal slope negotiations/looming budget cuts, updates on the AP Iran “bomb chart” incident, what’s the matter with Arizona, big [...]

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Drone ‘growth market’, John McCain blames wildfires on immigrants, religion still be crazy

Listen to the new Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Drone ‘growth market’, John McCain AKA Grandpa Simpson blames wildfires on immigrants, a lesbian couple gets kicked out of a baseball game for kissing, Miss USA was one of two contestants to correctly answer a question about evolution, religion is still crazy, eating [...]

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Newty’s staff jumps ship, Walkerville, more activists arrested for feeding the homeless

Listen to the new Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Newt Gringrich’s staff suddenly leaves in mass exodus. What could be brewing on the horizon? Gov. Scott Walker’s anti-union policies have inspired the emergence of “Walkerville,” more activists have been arrested in Florida for daring to feed the homeless, the viciously anti-immigrant environments in Alabama [...]

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Projectile vomit blowin’ in the wind

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Oh, hello. I’ve been somewhat MIA the last few days because I’m currently in Seattle for Bumbershoot (Citizen Radio co-host Jamie Kilstein is performing in the festival). I’m not a music reviewer, so my inarticulate summary of my experience thus far translates: Edward Sharpe = AWESOME! Other than dancing like a dirty hippy to a [...]

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Arizona's anti-immigrant bill is one more step to impede Hispanics from voting

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In 2008, then Gov. Janet Napolitano promised her nervous Democratic constituents that nothing radically horrific would transpire after she had been plucked from the herd by the president to become head of the Department of Homeland Security. Despite assertions that Republican Jan Brewer becoming governor of the state would radically alter the Arizona political landscape, [...]

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Immigration Enforcement Gone Bad

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New York Times The failures of the immigration system are many and severe, but the main problem is not that the country is catching too few undocumented immigrants. It is catching too many. Since the early 1990s, you could write the federal government’s immigration strategy on a cardboard sign: Deport Them All. A report last [...]

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