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Hey CNN: the “N-word” is totally more offensive, BART strike, reproductive rights updates

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie take CNN to task for pondering if the “N-word” is more offensive than “cracker,” talk about the BART strike and the media’s distortion of the issues, updates from Egypt, the San Diego chalk activist being found not guilty on all charges, reproductive [...]

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SCOTUS strikes down DOMA, declines to rule on Prop 8, Texas protesters and Sen. Wendy Davis defeat SB5

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the Supreme Court striking down DOMA and declining to rule on Prop 8, an update on the Andrew Ross Sorkin apology, Code Pinkprotesters being arrested as they oppose Gitmo remaining open, Texas protesters and Sen. Wendy Davis, with support from Sen. [...]

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Two hate crimes in NYC’s village, protester tasered while DOJ refuses to arrest bankers, Facebook’s weird priorities

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Two hate crimes this week in NYC’s village, protester tasered while DOJ refuses to arrest bankers, Facebook’s weird priorities, Occupy OK Tornado Relief Fund, Oklahoma senator: Tornado aid “totally different” from Sandy aid, hundreds of low-wage workers go on strike in D.C., Former Sen. Judd Gregg Named CEO Of Top Wall Street Lobbying Group, [...]

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Steubenville coach gets contract extension, Tim DeChristopher is a free man, Boston bombing suspect cites US wars as motivation

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the Steubenville football coach getting his contract extended, Tim DeChristopher is a free man, the Boston bombing suspect cites U.S. wars as motivation, and Gov. Perry is still a big ol’ hypocrite. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media [...]

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Comic and author Jen Kirkman on being child-free, CNN’s still terrible, Venezuela post-election protests

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Comic and author (I Can Barely Take Care Of Myself) Jen Kirkman (@JenKirkman) joins the show to discuss being child-free and harassment culture. Then, Allison and Jamie discuss CNN’s huge reporting blunder covering the Boston Marathon bombings, and Venezuela’s post-election protests. Citizen [...]

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Margaret Thatcher is dead, mad tales from Denver

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss Margaret Thatcher being dead, Boston essentially re-segregating its schools, Jamie’s mad tales from Denver, and Newark students walking out to protest budget cuts. 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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MRA’s ongoing stupidity, Rutgers fires coach over abuse and slurs, DHS tracked OWS

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the ongoing stupidity of Men’s Rights Activists (MRAs), Rutgers firing coach Mike Rice for abusing his players and shouting slurs at them, the Department of Homeland Security tracking the “peaceful activist demonstrations” of Occupy Wall Street, and the badassery of retired NASA scientist [...]

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On pet heaven, global austerity protests, #KXLFuneral, and badass Zerlina Maxwell

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the concept of pet heaven, global austerity protests, Keystone XL pipeline protests, and badass feminist Zerlina Maxwell (@ZerlinaMaxwell). 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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The episode where Jamie is in two different countries, Forward On Climate rally, why the poor fight the poor

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Jamie reports from London and Amsterdam and gives an update on his mission to become best friends with Sinead O’Connor, Allison congratulates Maniacs for meeting up at the Forward on Climate rally, and a brief explainer about why the poor fight the poor. [...]

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Former CIA officer John Kiriakou on the Obama administration’s war on whistleblowers

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison interviews former CIA officer John Kiriakou (@JohnKiriakou), who faces 30 months in prison for blowing the whistle on torture, talks about why MSNBC was wrong when it said no activists applied for protest permits for inauguration day, Jamie gives an update on [...]

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