Citizen Radio

Episode #409 Happy Halloween! Jamie shares his costume disaster story and Allison wows with her Gwyneth Paltrow immitation. Mississippi tries to outlaw birth control, rich assholes mock the poor and homeless, and the city officials try to crush Occupy via more banal means.

Special announcement: Jamie will be performing with Sarah Silverman, Suli McCullough, Tig Notaro, Ian Edwards, Dwayne Kennedy, and W Kamau Bell at the Paramount Theater in Austin on Nov. 1. All proceeds will be donated to the NAACP.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-31-11.mp3
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Episode #408 Police turn Oakland into a war zone during Occupy Oakland, critically wounding an Iraq veteran, Mayor Jean Quan's bizarre response, Herman Cain's crazy campaign ad, and Jamie is a hero.

Special announcement: Jamie will be performing with Sarah Silverman, Suli McCullough, Tig Notaro, Ian Edwards, Dwayne Kennedy, and W Kamau Bell at the Paramount Theater in Austin on Nov. 1. All proceeds will be donated to the NAACP.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-28-11.mp3
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Episode #407 Original aired on 3/18/11: Sarah Silverman, Regina Spektor, Matt Taibbi, and Only Son at Citizen Radio Live at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. 

NORMAL EPISODES OF CITIZEN RADIO RESUME THIS WEEK!

Special announcement: Jamie will be performing with Sarah Silverman, Suli McCullough, Tig Notaro, Ian Edwards, Dwayne Kennedy, and W Kamau Bell at the Paramount Theater in Austin on Nov. 1. All proceeds will be donated to the NAACP.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-27-11.mp3
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Episode #406 Early on Tuesday, police violently raided Occupy Oakland's camp site at Oscar Grant Park. Citizen Radio discusses the raid, along with James Murdoch's troubles, and Jamie's escape from an Amsterdam gig. Allison interviews independent journalist Susie Cagle (@susie_c) about her experience witnessing the Oakland raid.

NORMAL EPISODES OF CITIZEN RADIO RESUME THIS WEEK!

Special announcement: Jamie will be performing with Sarah Silverman, Suli McCullough, Tig Notaro, Ian Edwards, Dwayne Kennedy, and W Kamau Bell at the Paramount Theater in Austin on Nov. 1. All proceeds will be donated to the NAACP.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-26-112.mp3
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Episode #405 U.S. Iraq withdrawal leaves behind 5500 mercenaries, Occupy Dallas interviews from Joseph (@J0s_ph) and Tarah (@TarahToney), and an interview with independent journalist Austin Mackell (@austingmackell) and Lobna Darwish (@lobna) about the Maspiro massacre in Egypt. Also, Jamie talks about his experience at Occupy Melbourne.

Special announcement: Jamie will be performing with Sarah Silverman, Suli McCullough, Tig Notaro, Ian Edwards, Dwayne Kennedy, and W Kamau Bell at the Paramount Theater in Austin on Nov. 1. All proceeds will be donated to the NAACP.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

 

 

 

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-25-11.mp3
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Episode #404 Investigative journalist Greg Palast (@Greg_Palast) joins the show to discuss how Goldman Sachs pulled out of a fundraiser after Occupy Wall Street got a place at the table. Check out Greg's new book "Vulture's Picinic," which can be pre-ordered here: http://www.gregpalast.com/vulturespicnic/?page=ORDER

Also, interviews with Micah Uetricht (@micahuetricht) and Megan Groves from Occupy Chicago.

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places..

Australia: Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-24-11.mp3
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Episode #403 Everyone was killed this week except Citizen Radio, which is why they're bringing you more coverage of the Occupy movements. Also, Gaddafi is dead and the U.S. murdered Awlaki's 16-year-old son, then lied about his age.

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places..

Australia: Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-21-11.mp3
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Episode #402 Jamie reports from Occupy Melbourne, Allison discusses mini-drones, the record 400,000 deportations this year in the U.S., and the Occupy Wall Street protests against police brutality and Gov. Cuomo that resulted in the arrest of author Naomi Wolf.

Special guest: The guy who's totally NOT a narc. Oh, and Dominic Dierkes (@dominicdierkes) from Derrick Comedy. 

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places..

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-20-112.mp3
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Episode #401 Marine tells NYPD there is 'no honor' un hurting civilians, Matt Filipowicz (@MattFilipowicz, matthewf.net) discusses Occupy Chicago and Occupy Boston, Jamie's appearance on Countdown with Keith Olbermann, and Allison interviews protesters opposing the NYPD's brutal treatment of Occupy Wall Street activists. 

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-20-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:40am EST

Episode #400 The Occupy movements go global! Audio from Occupy Taipei, courtesy of Jon in Taiwan (www.jrenzella.com) and author Jeff Sharlet (@jeffsharlet) on OccupyWriters.com.

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

 
Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-18-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:34am EST

Episode #399 Dispatches from the Occupy Wall Street showdown at Times Square. Also, an obese cat attacks Allison and Jamie does his best Agent Smith immitation. 

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-17-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #398 Here's what happened at Occupy Wall Street's Liberty Park during the Bloomberg standoff.

Special guest: John Knefel (@johnknefel)

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: CRBonus_10-14-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:12am EST

Episode #397 Citizen Radio has joined the resistance at Occupy Wall Street so this is an interview show with some of the protesters at Liberty Park.

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-14-11.mp3
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Episode #396 John Carlos of "black power" fame joins the show to discuss the story behind his iconic photo and Occupy Wall Street along with author Dave Zirin (@edgeofsports). Also, independent journalist Austin G. Mackell (@austingmackell) joins the show to provide updates on the brutal killing of activists that just took place in Egypt. Lastly, the New York Times is suing the Justice Department over a secret version of the Patriot Act.

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-13-11.mp3
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Episode #395 Jesse Van Tol (@jessevantol) from ncrc.org joins Citizen Radio to talk about the planned Capital One-ING merger that would make Capital One the fifth largest banks in America. Talk about too big to fail, especially given Capital One's shady past. TODAY is the last day of comment about the merger, so contact the Fed at ncrc.org and state your opposition. Also, the Occupy movements have helped spotlight Americans' disappearing rights to express themselves and assemble. 

CR apologizes in advance for The Avengers trailer bit.

Special guest: The Moth and Drunk Christina. 

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

 
Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-12-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #394 Reporters from the American Spectator, which is funded by Vulture Capitalist Paul Singer, posed as protesters in order to smear Occupy Wall Street. Also, Karl Rove VS. Koch brothers, Georgia considers using prisoners to fight fires, and the 99 percent continue to struggle during the "economic recovery."

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

NYC: See Jamie at Gotham Comedy Club October 11th at 9:30. Buy tickets here.

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-11-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

 

Episode #393 Talib Kweli (@talibkweli) sits down with Citizen Radio for an interview before performing at Occupy Wall Street, alongside CR's own Jamie Kilstein.

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

NYC: See Jamie at Gotham Comedy Club October 11th at 9:30. Buy tickets here.

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

 

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-10-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:15am EST

Episode #392 Citizen Radio joins Majority Report's Sam Seder (@samseder) and Naomi Klein (@naomiaklein) at Occupy Wall Street to talk about the occupation, the establishment media's failure to cover the movement, and what the protesters are doing right.

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

NYC: See Jamie at Gotham Comedy Club October 11th at 9:30. Buy tickets here.

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-07-11.mp3
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Episode #391 Dispatches from Occupy Wall Street: NYPD arrest, pepper-spray protesters...again. Allison and Jamie visit Liberty Plaza to interview the protesters. Citizen Radio will be broadcasting LIVE from Liberty Park with Sam Seder at 11 AM. Visit http://majority.fm/ to hear the show's live stream (RT and post on Facebook!).

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

NYC: See Jamie at Gotham Comedy Club October 11th at 9:30. Buy tickets here.

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-06-11.mp3
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Episode #390 State Department's cozy relationship with a Keystone lobbyist, Occupy Wall Street confuses establishment media, Chris Christie (surprise!) isn't running, Georgia prepares to kill another potentially innocent man, Alabama's new immigration law alienates Hispanic community, Michigan Republicans prepares to push another crazy anti-union bill through the legislature.

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

NYC: See Jamie at Gotham Comedy Club October 11th at 9:30. Buy tickets here.

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-05-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #389 Journalists Josh Eidelson (@josheidelson) and Steve Horn (@Steve_Horn1022) join the show to talk about how textbooks neglect the labor movement and how Big Oil subsidized the documentary Haynesville, respectively.

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

NYC: See Jamie at Gotham Comedy Club October 11th at 9:30. Buy tickets here.

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_09-04-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #388 Dispatches from Liberty Park at the Occupy Wall Street protest, 700 arrested by NYPD on Brooklyn Bridge, al-Awlaki assassinated by U.S., Jamie's magical Toronto adventure.

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

NYC: See Jamie at Gotham Comedy Club October 11th at 9:30. Buy tickets here.

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

 

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-03-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

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