Citizen Radio

Episode #428 Brownback apologizes to tweeting teen, tribute to comedian Patrice O'Neal, Allison reports on Occupy CUNY protest, banks illegally foreclose on thousands of military service members' homes, and Washington protesters occupy the State Capitol over budget cuts.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-30-11.mp3
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Episode #427 Gov Brownback and staff (slightly) overreact to a teen's tweet, proof God doesn't exist, Occupy updates, Fed gave big banks $13 billion in secret funding, massive teacher strike in UK.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-29-11.mp3
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Episode #426 Dispatches from Egypt with Austin Mackell (@austingmackell) and Aliya Alwi (@aliyaalwi). Also, report from Occupy Perth with Nick Pendergrast and Katie Batty (http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/). Beforehand, Allison and Jamie talk about Bob Schieffer "facing the nation."

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-28-11.mp3
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Episode #425 More advice on how to deal with your conservative family members this holiday, plus an interview with Hero Vincent (@herovincent,) arrested five times at Occupy Wall Street, about why he joined the movement, how he inspired the "bat signal" 99% logo that shined on the side of the Verizon building, and what motivates him to remain optimistic.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-22-11.mp3
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Episode #424 Dispatches from Occupy Oakland with journalist Susie Cagle, police pepper-spray peaceful students at UC Davis, Egypt uses violent police suppression of Occupy as excuse to crack down on revolutionaries, lobbying firm with ties to financial district targets Occupy, how to explain Occupy Wall Street to your conservative relatives this Thanksgiving, and all about Jamie's first fight.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-21-11.mp3
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Episode #423 Occupy protesters storm the financial district and Allison was there to report on what happened, including the arrests of around 100 people, Holly provides dispatches from Australia, and all about the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA,) which will destroy the internet as you know it.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-18-11b.mp3
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Episode #422 Occupy Wall Street's two-month anniversary, rapping vaginas (or vajayjays,) and the launch of CR Production's feminist podcast "Opinionated" with Amanda Marcotte (@AmandaMarcotte) and Samhita Mukhopadhyay (@desifeminista). 

Check out Opinionated's first episode here. 

Send us your sex questions for Dan Savage! They can be anonymous.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-17-11.mp3
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Episode #421 Early episode post: NYPD destroys OWS camp. Updates from Liberty Square, including Bloomberg's defiance of a court order allowing protesters back into the park, hundreds of arrests, media blackout, and police brutality. For more updates, follow Allison (@allisonkilkenny) and Jamie (@jamiekilstein) on Twitter.

Check out Erin's first Red Radio episode.

Send us your sex questions for Dan Savage! They can be anonymous.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-16-11.mp3
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Episode #420 Police raze Oakland's camp and raid Occupy Denver and Occupy Portland. Also, Allison and Jamie share cat and Swede stories. 

Check out Erin's first Red Radio episode.

Send us your sex questions for Dan Savage! They can be anonymous.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-15-11.mp3
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Episode #419 Showdowns at Occupy Portland and Denver, politicians get mic-checked, utter insanity from Allison and Jamie, an entirely inappropriate introduction to Red Radio (we're sorry, Erin,) and why Michele Bachmann isn't just crazy, but rather a reflection of the political civil war in America.

Send us your sex questions for Dan Savage! They can be anonymous.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-13-11.mp3
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Episode #418 Jamie and Allison take a trip down memory lane very few of you will probably be able to relate to, plus interviews with David Sauvage, director of the Occupy commercials (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0uWq0uXciT8) and journalist Susie Cagle (@susie_c) shares her experience of being arrested at Occupy Oakland.

Donate to future Occupy film projects here: http://loudsauce.com/

Send us your sex questions for Dan Savage! They can be anonymous.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-11-11.mp3
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Episode #417 Allison interviews Herman Cain about the numerous accusations of sexual harassment and assault being directed at him and labor journalist Mike Elk about election results in Ohio, Denver, and his habit of constantly running into war criminals. Also, Mississippi's personhood law gets shot down by voters.

Send us your sex questions for Dan Savage! They can be anonymous.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-10-11.mp3
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Episode #416 Mississippi votes on the highly controversial "personhood" amendment, while Ohio prepares to shoot down Gov. Kasich's anti-union law. Italy's Prime Minister resigns, Jesse Myerson (@JAMyerson) sends in a field report featuring a march from Washington Heights to Occupy Wall Street, and Lee Papa (@rudepundit) talks about his project "Blanket The Earth" (@blankettheearth) which seeks to collect winter gear for OWS.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-09-1122.mp3
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Episode #415 Independent journalist Austin G. Mackell (@austingmackell) provides updates from Egypt, including how the revolution is under threat of being squashed by the military and activists have declared Nov. 12 the "International Day of Action" in solidarity with the global Occupy movements. 

Yet another woman steps forward to accuse Herman Cain of being a sexual predator. Jamie explains why this revelation matters. 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-08-112.mp3
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Episode #414 Welcome to Citizen Radio Productions! Allison and Jamie are very proud to introduce "Red Radio" with Erin Red (@erinred) and "Opinionated: The Feminists You Were Warned About" with Amanda Marcotte (@AmandaMarcotte) and Samhita Mukhopadhyay (@desifeminista). 

Also, more Occupy updates from Chicago, Oakland, Atlanta, and New York. Another veteran wounded in Oakland by police, 20 arrested in NYC, and 20 more in Atlanta, and the Chicago Board of Trade dumps applications for McDonald's on protesters. 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-07-11.mp3
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Episode #413 Oakland protesters shut down port, clash with police, while Occupy Wall Street demonstrators march to Goldman Sachs in order to confront former President George W. Bush. Also, Jamie discusses a story about two black men who were asked at a bar to give up their seats for white women.

This episode brought to you by WALBERRY sandwhiches: some cranberries mashed between two walnuts, invented by Jamie Kilstein.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-04-112.mp3
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Episode #412 The Most Annoying Song Ever, women of color at Occupy Wall Street, interviews courtesy of Ijeoma Iheanacho (idistudios.com, @idiphoto,) Occupy Oakland's day of action, Move Your Money, and terrorist cats.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-03-112.mp3
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Episode #411 Dispatches from Occupy Austin and Occupy Nottingham, NATO ends Libya mission, and Jamie pines for Richard Engel's majestic hair.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-02-11.mp3
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Episode #410 NYPD allegedly sending addicts to Occupy Wall Street, Herman Cain's Chief of Staff may have illegally gotten Cain campaign off the ground, Tunisia spams Obama in solidarity with OWS, group seeks funds to power OWS with bicycles, Palestinians granted full UNESCO membership, Oakland PD infiltrates Occupy movement, and how judges are for sale all across the country.

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.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-01-11.mp3
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