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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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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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Jamie’s annual birthday depression spiral, fast food strikes hit fifth city, how austerity kills

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Jamie’s annual birthday depression spiral, Citizen Radio’s most powerful Maniacs (featuring Toom Cleen!), followed by a discussion of the spreading fast food strikes, the continuing Guantanamo hunger strikes, a New York activist facing jail time because of his silence, how austerity kills (and doesn’t work), Florida speeding up its [...]

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CNN: sexist and ridiculous, crossover heaven, the terrible things in your food

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss CNN being sexist and ridiculous, crossover heaven, Joe Francis going to jail, fast food worker solidarity, the need for more women in tech, a heartwarming story of a principal firing armed guards and hiring art teachers, and the terrible things in your food. Citizen Radio is a [...]

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Cleveland kidnappings and normalizing dehumanization of women, 800 dead in Bangladesh building collapse

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie briefly interview President Obama, discuss the Cleveland kidnapping and normalizing the dehumanization of women, why female purity is bullshit, 800 dead in Bangladesh building collapse and the importance of unions and worker solidarty, and why libraries are so important. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to [...]

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NYC bus strike, The Atlantic: brought to you by Scientology, Swartz’s prosecutor linked to another hacker’s death

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the NYC bus strike, The Atlantic: brought to you by Scientology (except not anymore), Aaron Swartz’s prosecutor linked to another hacker’s death, NY Times dismantles its environment desk, Clarence Thomas FINALLY SPEAKS, but no one knows what he said, and another [...]

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Kevin Gosztola on Bradley Manning hearing, Mike Elk reports 9/11 mistakes repeated in Sandy clean-up

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Journalist Kevin Gosztola (@kgosztola) joins the show to discuss the Bradley Manning hearing and journalist Mike Elk (@mikeelk) reports 9/11 mistakes are being repeated in the Hurricane Sandy clean-up effort. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won’t lead [...]

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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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“No Services, No Rent”: abandoned by the state, 100+ killed at factory that made Wal-Mart garments

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison talks about how some public housing residents in NYC are still without basic services (and expected to pay rent) after Sandy, the similarities between the terrible fire at a garment factory in Bangladesh and the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, Jamie has a strange encounter with [...]

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