Tag Archives: SCOTUS

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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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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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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Olympus Has Fallen, Citizen Radio hates April Fool’s Day, NYC paid sick days victory

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie review the very xenophobic film Olympus Has Fallen, discuss their hatred of April Fool’s Day, Libertarians’ very limited definition of freedom, NYC’s paid sick days victory, the Guantanamo hunger strike, and another SCOTUS decision that received very little media attention. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. [...]

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DOMA, mass school closings in Chicago, worldwide effects of austerity, roastmaster Tim Pawlenty

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss DOMA, badass Edith “Edie” Windsor and her amazing love story with her wife Thea Spyer, how to be a better ally to our transgender friends, the Chicago Public Schools closing 54 schools, the privatization of education, self-immolations in Bulgaria, a people’s uprising [...]

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Supreme Court rules mandate constitutional, JPMorgan trading loss may reach $9 Billion

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Supreme Court rules the individual mandate constitutional, Jamie and Allison dissect the ACA, the right freaks out, the largest city in the U.S. files for bankruptcy, Aaron Sorkin is a dick, and so is Jamie Dimon. Special announcement: Check out Thrive Food Direct, and use the [...]

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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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Scalia horrifies court with SB1070 comments, debt collectors at hospitals

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss Justice Scalia’s horrifying comments during the SB1070 hearing, debt collectors at hospitals, Obama Justice and medical marijuana,CISPA, and Rupert Murdoch updates. Special announcement: Check out Thrive Food Direct, and use the code “CitizenRadio” to receive a discount. Your purchase will go towards a Maniac [...]

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Supreme Court hears Arizona’s controversial ‘papers’ argument, Occupy interrupts shareholder meetings

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie talk about the Occupy/ACT UP protest in New York, the Supreme Court appears to favor Arizona on its controversial immigration law, Occupy protesters disrupt corporate shareholder meetings, Netroots decides to play nice with President Obama, the feds make the first arrest following the BP oil [...]

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Supreme Court okays strip searches for any arrest, bomb planted at Planned Parenthood

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss Jamie’s failed April Fools mission, Supreme Court approves strip searches for any arrest, bomb planted at Planned Parenthood in Wisconsin, Allison recaps the week so far in Occupy. Special announcement: Check out Thrive Food Direct, and use the [...]

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