Tag Archives: Unions

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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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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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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May Day protest plans, NBA’s Jason Collins comes out, BP’s dispersants aftermath

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss upcoming May Day protest plans, NBA’s Jason Collins coming out, BP’s chemical dispersants aftermath, the Guantanamo hunger strikes, the only time Congress cares about budget cuts, “conversion therapy” being a big ol’ Fail, The Worst Person In The World, and one of the many ways society punishes domestic [...]

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100+ bus assistants fired post-strike, Georgia man with IQ of 70 granted stay of execution, trust us: we’ve studied abroad

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Over 100 bus assistants fired post-strike in NYC, a Georgia man with an IQ of 70 is granted a stay of execution, Jamie brings tales of the jiu-jitsu, and Allison explains why you should all trust her: she’s studied abroad. Citizen Radio is [...]

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