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Episode #964 - Citizen Radio BEST OF! Jamie has food poisoning, and *still* did #grapplingforagoodcause yesterday. Thank you to all the maniacs who came out. We didn't want to leave you hanging so here's audio from Citizen Radio Live! at Sketchfest in San Francisco 2011. Guests: The hilarious Paul F. Tompkins and Maria Bamford, and Daily Kos’s founder, Markos Moulitsas. Markos talks about Obama, Christine O’Donnell, and his run-in with Tom Tancredo, and later Paul and Maria play a game of Who Would You Fight? Special guests: Ice T and Patty (College comedy circuit, OSU tour). Don’t ask. Just listen.  

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Episode #963: Allison and Jamie discuss a protest planned in response to the BP spill in Lake Michigan, how northerners have no right to be smug about racism in the south when the most segregated schools are in the north, air pollution being the single greatest environmental health risk in the world, explain why whistle-blowing is not like drunk driving, and read Maniac Mail on same-sex marriage.

*** Come out to Grappling For a Good Cause! ***

Sunday, March 30 2PM

Park Slope Academy

518 5th Ave (at 13th St)

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Episode #962: Allison and Jamie explain why you're not preachy for caring, then Allison interviews journalist Dahr Jamail (@DahrJamail) on war crimes in Fallujah and Uranium mining in New Mexico. CR reads some of your Maniac Mail, and then discusses Governor Snyder announcing Michigan won't recognize same sex marriages, President Obama's selective memory, yet more oil spills in Chicago and Texas, and Kansas stripping funding from Planned Parenthood.

*** Come out to Grappling For a Good Cause! ***

Sunday, March 30 2PM

Park Slope Academy

518 5th Ave (at 13th St)

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Episode #961: Allison and Jamie discuss the NSA's surveillance of an entire country with the MYSTIC program, President Obama calling for the end of the NSA's bulk phone data collection (and how Edward Snowden probably won't get any credit), a woman in Mississippi who might be tried for murder for giving birth to a stillborn baby, and once again stress that white people doing black face is not cool but explain why it's okay Nick Cannon did white face

*** Come out to Grappling For a Good Cause! ***

Sunday, March 30 2PM

Park Slope Academy

518 5th Ave (at 13th St)

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Episode #960: Allison and Jamie discuss Detroit preparing for mass water shutoffs, the explosion of payday lending, the pandemic of unpaid internships, the FBI holding a "strategy" meeting with TransCanada, a reporter alleging the White House press briefings are staged, and the EPA allowing BP to bid on federal contracts again.

*** Come out to Grappling For a Good Cause! ***

Sunday, March 30 2PM

Park Slope Academy

518 5th Ave (at 13th St)

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Episode #959: Allison and Jamie discuss the protest outside Governor Cuomo's office, the NYC inmate who baked to death in his cell, prison companies lobbying to keep prisoners in jail for longer periods, the Taiwan student occupation, a cop's records being sealed in an OWS trial, General Sinclair avoiding jail time, and the importance of disruptive labor.

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Episode #958: Allison and Jamie talk about the eleventh anniversary of the US invading Iraq, and the same old hacks being recycled to trump up the next war, Moral Monday in Georgia, why corporations should be charged with murder, the Home Depot founder apologizing for comparing the plight of the rich to Nazi Germany, and a judge ordering the FBI to explain why it withheld documents about an assassination plot against Occupy activists.

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Episode #956: Originally aired 10/2013. The stories may be dated but this best of must be played cause of the greatest email in the world...

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Episode #955: 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.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-14-14.mp3
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Episode #954: Allison and Jamie spend thirty minutes (nicely) yelling at an anti-choice listener, discuss missing Flight 370 and the rush to connect its disappearance to terrorism, Diane Feinstein only being concerned about spying when she's the target, the Senate talkathon on climate change, and how crabs might feel pain (so stop eating them!)
 
 
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Episode #953: Day 2 of Jamie shitting on Sonic Youth, and Allison and Jamie then discuss George Zimmerman's gross fans, Sybrina Fulton and Lucia McBath working to repeal Stand Your Ground laws, Bank of America charging a monthly fee for not screwing you, a charter school in NYC suing for the right to mooch off a public school, and Democrats in the Senate rejecting Debo P. Adegbile, former litigation director of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund when it represented Mumia Abu-Jamal on an appeal of his death sentence, to head the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division.
 
 
 
 
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Episode #952: Allison and Jamie discuss SNL's MRA skit, Les Miserables and class war, the NYPD arresting panhandlers at higher rates, Gov. Deval Patrick overruling Massachusetts's highest courts to make upskirt photos illegal, Russia Today's (and mainstream US media outlet's) propaganda problem, and a poor little rich boy gets his fee-fees hurt by mean feminists.
 
 
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Episode #951: Allison and Jamie discuss undercover cops infiltrating activist groups, the Senate blocking a change of military rape prosecution rules, Twitter racists freaking out over Annie being black, the blowback over trigger warnings, Moral Mondays spreading to Florida and the "warning shots" bill, McDonald's conceding it might have to raise wages, Alabama's creepy new abortion ban, and the CIA investigating if its officers spied on the Senate Intelligence Committee.
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Episode #950: First, Anti-Flag's Pat Thetic talks activism, music, and his pet gold fish. Originally aired 10/2010. Then Rise Against joins Citizen Radio to discuss anti-war music (and the lack of it,) corporate media, and veganism. This interview was conducted at Bumbershoot, and if you listen carefully, you'll hear the distance guitar tuning of Ms. Courtney Love (or so the legends say). Originally aired 9/2010.

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Episode #949: Allison and Jamie further extrapolate on why Jared Leto is a bad ally, discuss the GCHQ spying on millions of webcams, the situation in Ukraine and US media pundit's obsession with reliving the Cold War, Code Pink's Medea Benjamin being detained and brutally attacked in Egypt, a new study that finds the Keystone XL pipeline will be much worse than the State Department predicts, and prosecutors in the Marissa Alexander case upping sentencing from 20-to-60 years.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_03-05-14.mp3
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Episode #948: Allison and Jamie discuss the Oscars, transphobia, racism, and white privilegehundreds being arrested outside the White House protesting the Keystone XL pipeline, FBI entrapment, and the Army spying on activists.

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Episode #947: This one is mostly for us. Racism in action movies, Citizen Radio creeps out Ron Howard, NPR whitewashes anti-gay Holocaust-revisionist hate group leader, and Idaho governor signs ag-gag law.

Shorter episode so Allison and Jamie can live-tweet Jeremy Scahill maybe charging the Oscars' stage.

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