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On hipsters and Hitler, update on Bangladesh factory fire, our future Water World

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the relationship between hipsters and Hitler, give updates on the Bangladesh factory fire, talk about the targetting of journalists by Israel, the UN passing a resolution on female genital mutilation, drone stories, another innocent black teen gunned down, the ongoing fuckery known as the War on Drugs, global horrific [...]

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Sri Lanka Journalist Murdered

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Note from Allison: Since 1992, over 700 journalists have been killed in Sri Lanka for trying to report on government activities. CPJ Lasantha Wickramatunga was gunned down in his car last week on his way to work. According to colleagues, his attackers used an automatic pistol equipped with a silencer. After they smashed in one of his [...]

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Journalists Targeted In Mexico's Drug War

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Julie Watson CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico — As the photographer pulled his 2000 Ford Explorer into a soccer field, the crackle of his police scanner was broken by a lone accordion riff. The riff, a fragment of a “narcocorrido” glorifying drug smugglers, was an announcement that the death toll in Mexico’s drug war _ already above [...]

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