Tag Archives: women’s rights

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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Inappropriate nostalgia, Ray Kelly says blacks “understopped” by police, Obama admin to appeal Plan B ruling

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie engage in some inappropriate nostalgia and talk about America’s fucked up priorities in which brave, good people go to jail and are punished while the architects of war and financial destruction are rewarded. Also, the Obama administration plans to appeal a judge’s Plan B [...]

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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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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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“Partisan Stockholm Syndrome,” the kill list, and why consent is sexy

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss the blowback Jeremy Scahill received from the Up With Chris audience over the weekend when he talked about drone strikes and the kill list, public confusion about drone strikes, the Chris Dorner manhunt, the rise of the conspiracy class, and why [...]

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Hundreds protest NDAA in NYC, CIA operating drone base in Saudi Arabia, how not to be creepy talking to women

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Hundreds protest the National Defense Authorization Act in NYC, the CIA is operating a drone base in Saudi Arabia, the post office cuts mail delivery on Saturdays (even though they’re really not broke), women are often victims of gun violence but the media doesn’t really focus on [...]

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Abortion, Beyoncé, and cats

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Listen to the new Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss another heralding trip to the vet, Queen Beyonce’s Super Bowl performance, sexist commercials, brave women sharing their abortion stories, the tragic death of Hadiya Pendleton and the need for stronger gun regulations. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support [...]

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How to spot pseudoscience, this week in homophobia, it’s only class war when poor people fight back

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss how to spot pseudoscience, discuss this week in homophobia, and how it’s only considered class war when poor people fight back. Also, Michael Bloomberg is a sexist turd and always has been. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to [...]

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Mississippi’s only abortion clinic may lose license, Christie vetoes minimum wage increase, all about revenge porn

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. No, Anonymous doesn’t have warheads, update on the NYC school bus strike, Susie Cagle breaks down why you’re not a terrible person for eating quinoa, a new questionable study from CUNY on Occupy, Chris Christie vetoes a minimum wage increase, mom loses four children to gun violence, revenge porn, and [...]

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Time to yell at Michael Bloomberg and Catholics

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison Jamie yell at Michael Bloomberg for his wildly sexist comments, Catholics for their pro-life hypocrisy, and a commenter for suggesting students from Philadelphia’s rapidly closing public schools “just move.” Plus, the war on ag whistleblowers and creepy revenge porn websites. Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. [...]

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