Citizen Radio

Episode #1225: Rand Paul weighs in on Baltimore and it goes as badly as you'd imagine, activist shuts down Wolf Blitzer, Adam Sandler's new film is (unsurprisingly) racist, Bernie Sanders is running for president, and Los Angeles county to pay $700,000 to minorities targeted by cops

Special guest: Road to the White House correspondent Robert Durst

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-30-15.mp3
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Episode #1224: Uprising in Baltimore, the culture of police brutality, and nonviolence as compliance. Also, a thank you to the San Francisco Maniacs and a shout-out to all the anxiety-ridden introverts

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-29-15.mp3
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Episode #1223: A brief Daredevil discussion, several bizarre Robert Gates updates (white privilege is a helluva thing), Senate committee approves fast-tracking of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the Bruce Jenner interview, Comcast-Time Warner merger deal is dead, David Petraeus receives no jail time for leaking highly classified information, F.B.I. can gag whistleblowers who want to talk to Congress, and rich people are why you can't get an apartment in NYC

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-26-15.mp3
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Episode #1222: Jenny Jaffe (@jennyjaffe) joins the show to discuss House of Cards being terrible and overrated, mental illness, and Project UROK (@projecturok). Check it out and consider contributing your own stories!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-24-15.mp3
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Episode #1221: DOJ opens investigation into Freddie Gray death, majority of Boston residents don't want Tsarnaev to receive the death penalty, Buzzfeed's censorship problem, NBC's conduct in the Richard Engel abduction story is more troubling than the Brian Williams scandal, middle school removes "Feminist" from a student's class photo, at least 650 people die when migrant vessel capsizes, and a very special interview with CR's new road-to-the-White House correspondent 

Special guest: Road-to-the-White House correspondent Robert Durst

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-23-15.mp3
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Episode #1220: Allison and Jamie discuss Allison's dream about Godzilla the courier, Missouri National Guard called protesters "enemy forces," the officer who killed Rekia Boyd has been found not guilty on all charges, Freddie Gray was brutally injured while in police custody and later died, Maniac Mail about standardized testing, Gawker's editorial staff is trying to unionize, the Walmart where the first-ever strike by Walmart employees occurred is closing due to "plumbing problems," and this oil spill you've never heard of has been leaking into the Gulf of Mexico for a decade

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-22-15.mp3
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Episode #1219: Jamie has upcoming shows in San Francisco, New Orleans, Austin, and Houston, 4/20 (sigh) and the white privilege behind all these giggling docs about white entrepreneurs in the weed industry, Ben Affleck's ancestors owned slaves, the 20th anniversary of the Oklahoma City terrorist attack, Alec Baldwin was tragically inconvenienced by the fast food strikes, real estate values are tied to standardized test scores, and FBI admits that nearly every examiner gave flawed testimony in almost all trials over more than a two-decade period before 2000.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-21-15.mp3
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Episode #1218: Denver! Don't miss Jamie's show tonight (and his show on Saturday in Albuquerque), shout-out to Queen Alba, #FightFor15 nationwide protests, 52 percent of fast-food workers are welfare recipients, McDonald's faces backlash from workers who did not get a raise, Tulsa authorities reportedly falsified reserve deputy's training records, Atlanta educators were recently sentenced in a test score cheating case while the movement to abolish standardized testing grows among fed-up parents and students, and a trans man is aiming for the "Men's Health Cover" and you should totally go vote for him

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-17-15.mp3
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Episode #1217: Maniac Mail from a self-loathing comic and about Jamie's upcoming Edinburgh shows, Eduardo Galeano's legacy, Hillary Clinton vows to tackle income inequality while taking the maximum PAC donation from Alice Walton, billionaire Walmart heiress (please focus on this stuff so we don't have to defend Clinton from sexist attacks), #ShutDownA14 protests target mass incarceration and police brutality, Kelley Paul says her husband is not sexist, a white supremacist killed a gay man in North Carolina but the media failed to label him as a skinhead, the same lawmakers who were wrong about Iraq insist they're right about Iran, it's been one year since #BringBackOurGirls began, but you probably didn't hear about it because our establishment media is very crappy

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-16-15.mp3
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Episode #1215: Cop laughed about his "adrenaline rush" after killing Walter Scott, black activist faces charges of "lynching" for protest activities, badass professors in Montreal stare down riot cops, the arbitrary "state sponsors of terrorism" list, and recent examples of cops killing mentally ill individuals (Natasha McKenna in Virginia and Lavall Hall in Florida), and petty cops arrest a college student after besting them in a basketball game.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-14-15.mp3
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Episode #1214: IndieGoGo cancels campaign for cop who killed Walter Scott, KKK members/prison guards arrested in Florida murder plot, cop mocked Eric Harris while he was dying, 1,000-foot water slide to take over Detroit streets following water shut-offs, Maniac Mail about intersectional atheism, and why putting dudes in charge and telling them they're infallible is always, always a bad idea.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-13-15.mp3
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Episode #1213: It's okay to be broken, S.C. Republican Party executive director Todd Kincannon arrested on domestic violence charges, GoFundMe shuts down campaign to raise money for officer charged with the murder of Walter Scott, man who filmed Scott's murder wants to remain anonymous and with good reason (Ramsey Orta, who filmed Eric Garner's murder, was systematically harassed by police and is currently in Rikers on a food strike because he fears guards are trying to poison him), Texas bill would name judges who give permission to minors to have abortions, Kansas becomes first state to ban a second trimester abortion procedure as the same state pursues tougher welfare rules (which is all part of criminalizing poverty), Dzhokhar Tsarnaev convicted of the Boston marathon bombing but killing him won't bring justice, transgender woman in Georgia cites attacks and abuse in men's prison, Obama to call for an end to "conversion" therapy for gay and transgender youth, Rahm Emanuel wins reelection (sorry, Chicago), The Patriot Act is up for reauthorization June 1 and it turns out the U.S. government was tracking billions of calls for decades

Recommended reading: The fight for the soul of the Black Lives Matter movement

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-10-15.mp3
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Episode #1212: Citizen Radio's airing of grievances, Rand Paul is running for President (reminder: he is anti-birth control, somewhat anti-vaccination, a fan of conspiracy theorists, would be the worst president on civil rights since the 1800s, is bankrolled by Google and the Kochs, and is a climate change denier), and a South Carolina cop executes an unarmed black man on video

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-9-15.mp3
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Episode #1211: Allison and Jamie discuss how you should never, ever speak ill of Hootie (especially if you work at Rolling Stone), Purvi Patel and the absurd "lung float test," Israel still wants to attack Iran, 147 dead in al-Shabab attack in Kenya, Walmart is hiding Ronda Rousey's book (and their wages still aren't high enough), some Atlanta educators may be going to jail for a long time for test cheating, and the "Food Babe" is full of shit

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-8-15.mp3
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Episode #1210: Allison and Jamie discuss a revenge porn website operator receiving 18 years in prison, Bill Maher compares Zayn Malik to the Boston marathon bomber, CJR's review of Rolling Stone's UVA rape story, Bronx teenager dies after falling off the roof as he ran from cops who were pursuing him for allegedly smoking weed, and while Bob Menendez faces corruption charges, it's business as usual for Rahm Emanuel

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-7-15.mp3
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Episode #1209: Allison and Jamie thank all the Ohio Maniacs for coming out to Jamie's show, Arkansas and Indiana governors amend "Right to Discriminate" laws, Idaho police fatally shoot a pregnant woman, online harassment activist Randi Harper swatted, about the Iran nuclear deal and those who oppose it, Bob Menendez corruption case reads like an indictment of Citizens United, and San Francisco cops to be fired for racist, homophobic texts and institutional bigotry is bigger than individual cops. 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_04-06-15.mp3
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Episode #1208: Jamie recaps Kung-Fu: The Legend Continues, Arkansas' governor says he won't sign "Right to Discriminate" bill until changes are made, Indiana pizzeria closes after allegedly receiving threats following the announcement that they refuse to cater same-sex weddings, Nevada becomes sixth state to introduce transphobic legislation this year, charged with the same crime, Iowa paper shows black suspects' mugshots but whites get yearbook pictures, income inequality is so much worse than we realize, Machine Gun America: where teenagers go to shoot a huge range of automatic weapons, NYPD cops hand-deliver jaywalking tickets to two black teens hit by a car, and the NYPD is investigating an officer after he was recorded screaming at an Uber driver

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-3-15.mp3
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Episode #1207: Allison's master April Fool's prank, Arkansas copies Indiana's "Right to Discriminate" bill and the CEO of Walmart asks the governor to veto it, Texas wants to cut HIV funding and teach more abstinence, and U.S. unfreezes aid to Egypt's military.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-2-15.mp3
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Episode #1206: Allison and Jamie discuss the latest terrifying incident of "swatting" and wonder whatever happened to harmless pranks, Jamie Foxx's transphobic joke, a woman was held in a psych ward for eight days for her true claim that President Obama follows her on Twitter, an Arizona lawmaker wants church attendance to be mandatory (we're on to you, Jan), a homeless man in California was beaten by a "homeless ambassador" and then charged with seven misdemeanors, the DOJ finds Philadelphia police shot 59 unarmed suspects in seven years, and Michael Jackson allegedly used to prank call Russell Crowe All. The. Time.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_04-01-15.mp3
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