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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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Maniac Mail, 200 protesters arrested at immigration rally, Congress has five percent approval rating

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie read some Maniac Mail about mental health, discuss the undercover cop involved in the SUV assault also having spied on Occupy Wall Street, charges dismissed against Occupiers two years after their arrests, over 200 protesters arrested at a D.C. immigration rally, including members of [...]

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Occupy 2 year anniversary, 100 immigration activists arrested outside Capitol, Putin’s NYT op-ed

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the two year anniversary of OWS and where some of the organizers are now, another horrible rape culture story, 100 immigration activists arrested outside the Capitol, Vladimir Putin’s New York Times op-ed, and the backlash it received, Walmart being being terrible, the Texas Board of Education’s latest awful move, and [...]

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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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Tales from the UK, almost 900 arrested at Moral Monday protests, brave immigration rights activists, sex workers rise up after fatal stabbings

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Jamie returns with tales from the UK, almost 900 arrested at Moral Monday protests, brave immigration rights activists, sex workers rise up after fatal stabbings, stigmatized sex workers, Journalist Abdulelah Haider Shaye reportedly freed. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won’t [...]

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SCOTUS: key part of VRA unconstitutional, crazy amendment in immigration bill, Sorkin: ‘I’d almost arrest’ Glenn Greenwald

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the Supreme Court’s terrible decision to rule a key part of the Voting Rights Act unconstitutional, a crazy amendment that is part of the immigration bill, the IRS also screening progressive groups and how the media suddenly doesn’t care about the story, [...]

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Google warns UN not to censor internet, Jan Brewer is MIA, films that make you cry

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss films that make them cry, Google warns the UN not to censor the internet, Jan Brewer is MIA, and why Bill Maher is terrible. 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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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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DNC vote controversy, all about Clinton’s legacy of triangulation, standing up to bullies

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the DNC vote controversy, Clinton’s legacy of triangulation, Mitt Romney’s “oh shit” moment when he meets a gay veteran, online bullies and why it’s okay to take mental health breaks, and a federal judge okaying the “show me [...]

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Opinionated’s Amanda and Samhita on feminism, immigration, and SCOTUS rulings

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Amanda and Samhita, hosts of Opinionated, join the show to discuss feminism, immigration, and SCOTUS rulings on Arizona’s SB1070, corporate spending in elections, and prison sentences for juveniles. Special announcement: Check out Thrive Food Direct, and use the code “CitizenRadio” to receive a discount. [...]

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