Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Happy May Day! Jamie is very excited about his birthday month, the first American is arrested under “Ag Gag” law, budget cuts hinder IRS from busting offshore tax havens, NYPD officers accuse their brethren of being lazy, Mayor Bloomberg is ridiculous, hospitals deport immigrants to cut costs, [...]
Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss corporate tax-dodgers, the poop…er…pope retiring, William Shatner being the man, this MRA who has a sad because of teh feminists, and how ex-cop Christopher Dorner is now a target for drones. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support [...]
Listen to the new Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Tax Day is officially over, but the ramifications of revenue will stay with us the rest of the year. For example, while communities across the country suffer under budget cuts, huge corporations like Exxon and Bank of America don’t pay a cent in [...]
Listen to the new Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison reports on US Uncut’s national day of protest, including a police assault at the event in NYC. Jamie explains that he doesn’t hate French people, and later Allison plays a clip from Chris Hedges’ podcast in which David Cay Johnston explains how [...]
Back from the US Uncut NYC protest, which I posted a write-up of here. I witnessed an interesting interaction inside Bank of America whilst reporting on the day of action. My cameraman, Zach Roberts, and I followed US Uncut organizer Duncan Meisel into the bank to watch him deliver a fake check to the teller. [...]
I’ve been blogging over at The Nation about all of this US Uncut business. The most recent post can be read here, and the rest are available in the archive: Meet US Uncut US Uncut Adds Verizon and FedEx to its Target List Everyone Has a Stake in US Uncut’s Fight Yesterday, I appeared on [...]
Listen to the new Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. More on Libya, O’Keefe’s NPR smear job, and interviews with Carl Gibson, the founder of US Uncut, and labor journalist Mike Elk about the AT&T-T-Mobile merger and his dreams of dating Sarah Silverman. Also, Alan Greenspan may or may not make a special [...]
Listen to the new Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Interviews with Ian Murphy from the Buffalo Beast about his epic prank of Gov. Walker, journalist Austin Mackell (@austingmackell) about the evolution of Egypt’s revolution, and Allison plays audio from the US Uncut NYC protest, which includes an interview with Jonathan Tasini, an activist and [...]
Here’s my report for The Nation about a US Uncut rally I attended today in NYC at Madison Square Garden.
An article I wrote about US Uncut (the spinoff of UK Uncut) is up at Truthout.