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Bear assassins, victim-blaming, your terrible family

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss bear assassins, victim-blaming of women, trans individuals, and poor black people, police brutality, McDonald’s low wages, and read some Maniac Mail about a terrible family. Pick up Jamie’s new CD: “What Alive People Do“! Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and [...]

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Tales of a one-handed, bearded psychopath, lack of solidarity for BART Strike

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss Jamie’s jits tournament and Boston show, followed by the lack of solidarity for striking BART workers. Listen and share Jamie’s NPR interview on addiction! Pick up a Citizen Radio tote bag today! Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to [...]

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Let girls wrestle!, fast-food industry’s low wages cost US taxpayers $7 billion every year

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie vent about the great state of OR-EE-GONE, talk about women’s right to wrestle, Malala continuing to be a badass, the Olympics recognizing sexual orientation in its policy, how the fast food industry’s low wages cost US taxpayers $7 billion every year and more than [...]

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Class war is when the poor fight back, Walmart workers plan ‘massive’ strike for Black Friday

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie talk about Bill De Blasio trouncing his democratic opponents, including Christine Quinn, in the NYC Mayoral election, and how it’s only considered “class war” if the poor fight back, updates on Syria, how the class war is only getting worse, but certain parts [...]

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NYC Mayoral race, fast food strikes to expand, Wall Street stole even more than you thought

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the NYC Mayoral race, unrest in Egypt, plans to rapidly expand the fast food strikes, Richard Dawkin’s ongoing awfulness, and how Wall Street stole even more than you thought. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support [...]

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Largest fast food walkout in U.S. history, Obama refuses to say “poor,” CR addresses Sir Don Lemon

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the largest fast food walkout in U.S. history, President Obama refusing to say “poor,” even at a time of growing income disparity, the train wreck appearance of Reza Aslan on Fox News, CNN host Don Lemon’s disappointing racist and homophobic statements, lawmakers protecting [...]

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Rick ‘pro-life’ Perry oversees execution of Texas’ 500th inmate, ‘journos’ rush to publish Greenwald smear campaign

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss fat-shaming,Rick “pro-life” Perry overseeing the execution of Texas’500th inmate, while blasting Wendy Davis for being a single mother, and his state hurries to implement voter ID laws, the U.S. suspending trade privileges with Bangladesh, the immediate effects of DOMA being ruled unconstitutional, more NSA spying revelations, and [...]

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David Dayen on Bank of America whistleblower’s bombshell, Guitar Center workers organize for a living wage

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss Jamie’s fun night out (karaoke, come ons, and a sword!), then they speak with journalist David Dayen (@ddayen) about a Bank of America whistleblower’s bombshell, Guitar Center workers organizing for a living wage, massive class war protests in Brazil, protesters going [...]

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Guitar Center workers launch union effort, real estate predators, updates on #killsugar

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss Guitar Center workers’ efforts to unionize, the amazing story of a transgender Navy Seal, Dartmouth College students being punished for protesting their school failing to report rape assaults, real estate predators, a new study that shows 1 in 5 public schools was considered high [...]

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