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The Justice League of journalism, transphobia in the gaming community, the selling of Detroit

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss how Glenn Greenwald and Jeremy Scahill teaming up is like the Justice League of journalism, BP’s “outright lies,” more gun violence the need for regulation, a massive austerity protest in the UK, transphobia in the gaming community, a judge ordering a Sikh man [...]

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Jeremy Scahill on his new book “Dirty Wars” and the hidden truth behind America’s covert wars

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Author and investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill (@jeremyscahill) joins the show for the full hour to discuss his new book and film “Dirty Wars” (dirtywars.org) about the hidden truth behind America’s covert wars. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up [...]

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“Partisan Stockholm Syndrome,” the kill list, and why consent is sexy

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the blowback Jeremy Scahill received from the Up With Chris audience over the weekend when he talked about drone strikes and the kill list, public confusion about drone strikes, the Chris Dorner manhunt, the rise of the conspiracy class, and why [...]

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Afghan president’s half brother assassinated, Jason Bourne in drag (try to un-see it)

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Afghan president Hamid Karzai’s half brother has been assassinated. Allison discusses this and other stories in a new segment: “How’s that workin’ out?” Massive droughts don’t matter because Al Gore is still fat and New Gingrich blacks out and forgets the [...]

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The Law is Not a Fringe Issue

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Barbara Herbert, a course director at Tufts University School of Medicine, made a short, but compelling plea in today’s New York Times. Herbert argued that the United States government should convene a truth and reconciliation commission, using the one in South Africa as a model, to investigate into possible crimes committed by the Bush administration.  Such [...]

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G. Gordon Liddy Hates Allison, and Other Fun Facts!

Listen here: http://www.breakthruradio.com/index.php?show=6633. Citizen Radio discusses Allison’s amazing encounter with former Nixon operative (and prison inmate,) G. Gordon Liddy. Next, Allison and Jamie discuss the ongoing Somali pirate standoff, and why the mainstream media is only explaining half the story. Hope Watch! continues this week with Citizen Radio listing the various Obama promises that our [...]

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VIDEO: Blackwater CEO Erik Prince Resigns in Latest Attempt to Rebrand Tarnished Mercenary Firm

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Democracy Now Erik Prince, the founder of Blackwater, has announced his resignation as the company’s CEO. The move comes weeks after the company changed its name to Xe in an attempt to rebrand the firm. Jeremy Scahill, author of Blackwater: The Rise of the World’s Most Powerful Mercenary Army, assesses the latest developments. Video Guest: [...]

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All Troops Out By 2011? Not So Fast.

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Jeremy Scahill (h/t: Alternet) Some anti-war analysts find hope in President Barack Obama’s address at Camp Lejuene in North Carolina on Friday, in which he appeared to spell out a clear date for withdrawal from Iraq. “I intend to remove all U.S. troops from Iraq by the end of 2011,” Obama said in a speech [...]

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