Citizen Radio

Episode #680: Happy Holidays, everyone! Allison and Jamie tell a bunch of stories and then share a touching holidays story for new Miscreants.

Citizen Radio will return with new episodes starting 12/31.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-21-12.mp3
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Episode #679: Jamie explains what dying is like, the aftermath of Newtown is, predictably, really dumb legislative ideas and widespread trauma, Obama says he'll back gun regulation, a farewell to ACT UP activist Spencer Cox, and Glenn Greenwald explains why Americans care about Newtown, but not Yemen drone strikes that also kill children.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-20-12.mp3
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Episode #678: Allison and Jamie ask: what's the matter with Colorado? Plus, Meghan McArdle's confusing policy idea, a private equity firm bails on gun culture, Walmart pulls the rifle used in the Connecticut shooting from its virtual shelves, the NRA Facebook page disappears, Walmart continues its shadiness, and Kevin Drum continues to be a terrible liberal.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-19-12.mp3
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Episode #677: Taking on the gun lobbyists, Occupy the NRA, Bloomberg is Still A Fucking Asshole (SAFU) but he's right about gun regulation, Walmart sells same rifle used in Connecticut massacre, but heaven forbid their employees uninionize, the Rolling Jubilee mails its first debt forgiveness letters, and drones are still fucked up and bullshit.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-18-12.mp3
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Episode #676: Allison and Jamie spend the entire hour discussing the tragic elementary school massacre in Connecticut, massacre prevention, what ordinary citizens can do, school bullying, and online harassment.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-17-12.mp3
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Episode #675: Jessica Valenti on internet trolls and feminism, Matt Lauer is a sexist pig and Anne Hathaway is wonderful, Ewan McGregor's perfect response to a homophobic question.

Pick up a copy of Jessica's book Why Have Kids?

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-14-12.mp3
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Episode #674: Gov. Snyder claims anti-worker law is not anti-worker, Jamie's rape culture video, and J.A. Myerson brings you a new field piece about gentrification and white flight. 

Check out Allison's report on the huge Michigan protest in support of workers!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-13-12.mp3
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Episode #673: At least 10,000 people protest Michigan's anti-worker measure, Joe Biden and the IKEA monkey are BFFs, half of people shot by police are mentally ill, and another handcuffed young man manages to shoot himself.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-12-12.mp3
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Episode #672: Thousands protest Michigan's anti-worker legislation, Allison yells at New York Times columnists, and Allison and Jamie answer Listener Mail. 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-11-12.mp3
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Episode #671: SCOTUS hears gay marriage case, Michigan's anti-worker plan, Democrats consider raising Medicare eligibility age, Jan Brewer punches a reporter for asking her about global warming, reporter Barrett Brown has been detained for four months for sharing a link.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-10-12.mp3
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