Citizen Radio

Episode #1815: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Happy Holidays! Citizen Radio will return with new episodes in January!

Tessa Hersh (@welliTclaire) joins the show to rec Mr. Rogers, Andra Day, Once on the Island, and to help answer Patreon questions about being a lady while traveling abroad and advice for separating home time from work time. Also, the GOP rushed to pass tax bill, but likely won't fund Children's Health Insurance Program until 2018, House Republicans don't know some very basic facts about the tax bill they wrote, Democrats unlikely to force DACA vote this week in order to avert shutdown, White House calls to end "chain migration," which just sounds like all immigration, J20 protesters found not guilty and avoid lengthy prison sentences, four people critically injured after car rams into Melbourne pedestrians, and USA Gymnastics paid McKayla Maroney $1.25 million to keep quiet about years of sex abuse

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-22-17.mp3
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Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss the Trixie and Katya Show, Ru Paul's Drag Race, and The Crown. Also, 7 Dreamers including Bernie Sander's former Press Secretary are in prison on a hunger strike, judge rules two immigrant teens must be allowed abortion access, Pennsylvania governor Tom Wolf vetoes "most restrictive anti-choice bill in the country," Trump administration dropping climate change as national security threat, Grand Rapids police chief says officers should not have handcuffed an 11-year-old girl, federal judge blocks Trump rule allowing employers to opt out of birth control coverage, and Millennials are poor as hell

Meet your Fun Aunts https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sObvuXDNPkY (like and subscribe, bbs!)

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-21-17.mp3
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Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss Fun Aunts, The Last Jedi, Christmas cookies, and the Real Hot Wives of Orlando and Vegas, and to help answer Patreon questions about kitty adoption and Net Neutrality. Also, Trump's terrifying robot debuts at Disney World, Fox News accuses the FBI and Mueller of "coup" to overthrow Trump, Mitch McConnell says Senate will vote on the GOP tax bill Tuesday night (here's what that will mean for you), Doug Jones doesn't think Trump should resign because of sexual harassment allegations, second director says Weinsteins blacklisted actress Mira Sorvino from film, woman says T.J. Miller sexually assaulted and punched her, MSNBC's Chris Matthews reportedly received reprimand over sexual harassment complaint in 1999, and the House paid out $350,000 in settlements over four years including $115,000 for sexual harassment claims

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-20-17.mp3
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Erek (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss Hercule Poirot, The Crown, 12-Hour Day, and Age of Napoleon, and to help answer a Patreon question about when to call the cops. Also, ex-Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert barred from being left alone with minors, Dustin Hoffman accused of sexually assaulting two women and exposing himself to a teen, FBI agents on Russia probe called Trump an "idiot," French president Emmanuel Macron awards U.S. climate scientists grants to study climate change, 50 world leaders gather in Paris for climate summit and Trump was not invited, California has nearly hit a record on wildfire spending, New Mexico school shooter had secret life on Pro-Trump white supremacy sites, and Neo-Nazi who rammed his car into anti-fascist protesters charged with first-degree murder

Read Allison's piece at Reductress about a woman, who is totally not her, projecting therapy diagnoses onto her cat: http://reductress.com/post/wow-this-woman-is-definitely-projecting-her-own-therapy-diagnoses-onto-her-cat/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-19-17.mp3
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Episode #1811: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss Patreon's fee reversal, pens, the Zodiac Killer, the West Memphis Three, True Crime Garage, and Cat Person. Also, CDC bans words including "diversity," "transgender," and "fetus," Republicans are voting to give a huge tax cut to many members of Congress, Trump allies flip out after Robert Mueller lands tens of thousands of emails, Paul Ryan is retiring, Matt Damon shares all of his bad opinions on sexual misconduct, Bryan Singer sued for alleged rape of 17-year-old boy at party on yacht, and Anita Hill will lead a commission to check sexual abuse in Hollywood

Read Allison's piece at Reductress about a woman, who is totally not her, projecting therapy diagnoses onto her cat: http://reductress.com/post/wow-this-woman-is-definitely-projecting-her-own-therapy-diagnoses-onto-her-cat/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-18-17.mp3
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Episode #1811: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss adopting a cat, meditation, and the failed model of pivoting to video. Also, the 5-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook massacre, Kilkenny's rule, Patreon back-peddles on fee change, Alabama elects Doug Jones, GOP's Senate majority shrinks to 51, Trump endorsed not one but two losing candidates in Alabama, Roy Moore's embarrassing horse ride, reports of voter suppression tactics pour in from Alabama election, FCC votes 3-2 to repeal Net Neutrality, Ajit Pai thinks you're stupid enough to buy the crap featured in his stupid video (that features a Pizzagater), more sexual misconduct allegations against Russell Simmons, Tavis Smiley, and Morgan Spurlock, who preemptively admitted to history of sexual misconduct, Kentucky Rep. Dan Johnson dies of "probable suicide" days after molestation accusation surfaces, judge drops felony riot charges against six J20 protesters, and the Huffington Post got a hold of The Daily Stormer's playbook — and it's shockingly honest

Read Allison's piece at Reductress about a woman, who is totally not her, projecting therapy diagnoses onto her cat: http://reductress.com/post/wow-this-woman-is-definitely-projecting-her-own-therapy-diagnoses-onto-her-cat/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-15-172.mp3
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Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins to share a story about the Mother of the Year. Also, inside the trial that could determine the future of free speech in America's capital, Mario Batali steps away from restaurant empire following sexual misconduct allegations, two senators call for Trump's resignation over sexual misconduct allegations, Trump sends sexually suggestive and demeaning tweet  about Kirsten Gillibrand, four Trump accusers call on Congress to investigate sexual misconduct claims, and Jimmy Kimmel makes another emotional plea for children's health care

Read Allison's piece at Reductress about a woman, who is totally not her, projecting therapy diagnoses onto her cat: http://reductress.com/post/wow-this-woman-is-definitely-projecting-her-own-therapy-diagnoses-onto-her-cat/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-14-17.mp3
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Episode #1809: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to answer a question about his favorite murderer. Also, bomb-wearing suspect hits subway in second NYC terror attack in two months, the Republican overseeing the Alabama election doesn't think voting should be easy, Roy Moore's last push: It's me or the "lynch mob media," speaker at Moore rally tells bizarre story about accidental brothel visit, Moore's wife: "One of our attorneys is a Jew," shadowy Facebook ads that pushed Trump are back in Alabama, Nebraska RNC official quits over party's support for Moore, and Alabama Sen. Shelby: "I couldn't vote for Roy Moore," Trump lawyers want a second special counsel

Read Allison's piece at Reductress about a woman, who is totally not her, projecting therapy diagnoses onto her cat: http://reductress.com/post/wow-this-woman-is-definitely-projecting-her-own-therapy-diagnoses-onto-her-cat/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-13-17.mp3
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Episode #1808: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Rachel (@realslimchada) and Chloe (@itsthechew) join the show to share a weird NYC story and to discuss manspreading. Also, ex-Fox News anchor Juliet Huddy says Trump kissed her on the lips after a lunch, CNN's massive error involving Wikileaks and the Trump campaign, Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's Capital and announces U.S. embassy move from Tel Aviv spurring violence in Gaza, California's wildfires this year have been breaking records, official death toll in Puerto Rico may be much higher than early reports, and voucher schools championed by Betsy DeVos can teach whatever they want and it turns out they teach a lot of lies

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-12-17.mp3
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Rachel (@realslimchada) and Chloe (@itsthechew) join the show to discuss the Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Inbox the podcast, Skins, and adoption. Also, Patreon's new service fee spurs concern that creators will lose patrons, female aides fretted Rep. Trent Franks wanted to have sex to impregnate them (Franks has since resigned amid the allegations), Bryan Singer accused of raping 17-year-old boy on yacht, Trump stumps for accused child molester, attacks Moore's accusers, and records a campaign robocall, and Rep. Steve King's "Diversity is not our strength" tweet puts him in the company of neo-Nazis, KKK members, and fascists

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-11-17.mp3
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Episode #1806: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss prioritizing one's physical safety and to answer a Patreon question on behalf of Erek. Also, Time's Person of the Year is "The Silence Breakers," another woman says Al Franken tried to forcibly kiss her and Franken admits no guilt and offers no apology in his bizarre resignation speech, Roy Moore spokesman calls sex assault accusers "criminals," Trump has privately decided the sexual assault allegations against Roy Moore are bunk, class-action lawsuit filed against "The Weinstein sexual enterprise," MSNBC reverses decision to fire contributor Sam Seder, former cop sentences to 19 to 24 years for shooting death of Walter Scott, and listening/viewing recs including Cardi B, Christmas music, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, and Dark

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-8-17.mp3
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Red (@erinred) joins the show to talk about all the women of color who are badder than Taylor Swift. Also, we actually might watch a House of Cards with no Kevin Spacey and starring Robin Wright, John Conyers announces his retirement and a family feud ensues, Billy Bush reemerges to say he believes the women accusing Trump of sexual misconduct, Danny Masterson fired from Netflix's The Ranch over rape allegations a day after an exec told one of Masterson's alleged rape victims that the company doesn't believe them, John Oliver gets into a heated argument with Dustin Hoffman over sexual misconduct allegations, Trump White House weighing plans for private spies to counter "deep state" enemies, Trump plans to massively downsize two national monuments, and more listening/watching recs including Cardi B and Catfish

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-7-17.mp3
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Episode #1804: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Red (@erinred) joins the show to discuss NYC's collapsing infrastructure and to help answer Patreon questions about cat costumes, animal research, and why the Democrats didn't filibuster the Senate GOP tax bill. Also, House Republicans are already shooting down the tax bill's promises, Deutsche Bank gets a subpoena from Robert Mueller on Trump and his family's accounts, Wall Street Journal editorial board goes to bat against the FBI and Mueller for Trump, check out this batshit CNN interview with Roy Moore's campaign spokesperson, MSNBC's Joy Reid apologizes for "insensitive" LGBT blog posts, MSNBC cuts ties with Sam Seder after Roman Polanski joke, Supreme Court rules that Trump's travel ban will go fully into effect and Justice Kennedy grills baker in Colorado same-sex rights case, and Trump's lawyer claims the "President cannot obstruct justice"

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-6-17.mp3
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Episode #1803: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek (@erek_smith) and Faith (@bohemianfaith) join the show to discuss SantaCon, struggling as artists, and natural cold remedies. Also, most of the LA Weekly's new owners are Republican donors, Vice fires three employees amid investigations into sexual harassment, Brock Turner wants his sexual assault convictions overturned, the Trump hex, Time Inc. has new owners including the Koch brothers, and more than 180 women have reported sexual assaults at Massage Envy

Check out Allison's piece at Reductress: 5 Dark Lipsticks to Look Hot For 30 Seconds and Then Deranged the Rest of the Day http://reductress.com/post/5-dark-lipsticks-to-look-hot-for-30-seconds-and-then-deranged-the-rest-of-the-day/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-5-17.mp3
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Episode #1802: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek (@erek_smith) and Faith (@bohemianfaith) join the show and Erek answers a stupid Patreon question about stupid pens. Also, some recs about war, the sea, and Broadchurch, GOP wages full-blown class war on America by passing late-night, last-minute (oftentimes handwritten) tax bill written by lobbyists that is a trojan horse for Republican fantasy wishlist including gutting Social Security and threatening abortion rights, "maverick" John McCain supported the bill, Michael Flynn charged with lying to FBI, Trump appears to have admitted that he obstructed justice, Jared Kushner could be the next domino to fall in Mueller's Russia probe, and emails show pretty much everyone on Trump's transition team knew Flynn talked to Russians

Check out Allison's piece at Reductress: 5 Dark Lipsticks to Look Hot For 30 Seconds and Then Deranged the Rest of the Day http://reductress.com/post/5-dark-lipsticks-to-look-hot-for-30-seconds-and-then-deranged-the-rest-of-the-day/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-4-17.mp3
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Episode #1801: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Katharine (@spkheller) joins the show to finally knock Disney's Belle down a peg and Allison shares her evolving feelings on Netflix's The Punisher. Also, Donald Trump Jr. to talk to House Intelligence Committee behind closed doors, Matt Lauer fired by NBC amid sexual misconduct allegations and his very shitty "apology," Geraldo Rivera's weird defense of Lauer and the "flirty business" of news and video surfaces of Bette Midler in 1991 talking about Rivera drugging and groping her without consent, Garrison Keillor fired after allegations of improper behavior one day after dismissing Al Franken groping women as "low comedy," fifth woman has accused Franken of sexual misconduct, woman in the UK reports rape to police and is arrested on immigration charges, Wall Street may have found a way to profit off addressing workplace sexual harassment, White House reportedly plans to replace Rex Tillerson with Mike Pompeo, Trump's weird obsession with conspiracy theories including Obama's birth certificate, Trump reportedly once bragged to a reporter about "first-rate pussy", and retweets inflammatory Islamophobic videos

Check out Allison's piece at Reductress: 5 Dark Lipsticks to Look Hot For 30 Seconds and Then Deranged the Rest of the Day http://reductress.com/post/5-dark-lipsticks-to-look-hot-for-30-seconds-and-then-deranged-the-rest-of-the-day/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-1-17.mp3
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Parker (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss viewing recs that are mostly Twitter-oriented and Nintendo Switch. Also, poor Americans will lose billions of dollars worth of federal benefits under Senate GOP tax bill, Cyntoia Brown is a child sex slave sent to prison for killing her abuser, more than a million pro-repeal Net Neutrality comments were likely faked, Michael Flynn could prove to be key asset in Mueller's U.S. campaign probe, Alex Azar is Trump's HHS pick and has already been a disaster for people with diabetes 

Check out Allison's piece at Reductress: 5 Dark Lipsticks to Look Hot For 30 Seconds and Then Deranged the Rest of the Day http://reductress.com/post/5-dark-lipsticks-to-look-hot-for-30-seconds-and-then-deranged-the-rest-of-the-day/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-30-17.mp3
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Episode #1799: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss her favorite murder (or at least to patiently listen while Allison talks about hers). Also, Facebook rolls out AI to detect suicidal posts before they're reported, Trump calls Warren "Pocahontas" at event honoring Native American veterans, Eric Trump is really confused about Disney's Pocahontas, Charles Schumer and Nancy Pelosi cancel meeting with Trump after he says he doesn't "see a deal" on spending package, a woman approached The Post with dramatic — and false — tale about Roy Moore and she appears to be part of an undercover sting operation led by James O'Keefe, and Melania Trump's batshit Christmas decorations

Check out Allison's piece at Reductress: 5 Dark Lipsticks to Look Hot For 30 Seconds and Then Deranged the Rest of the Day http://reductress.com/post/5-dark-lipsticks-to-look-hot-for-30-seconds-and-then-deranged-the-rest-of-the-day/

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-29-17.mp3
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Episode #1798: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss The Great British Baking Show. Also, diplomats sound the alarm as they are pushed out in droves by Rex Tillerson's State Department, while eyes are on Russia  Jeff Sessions dramatically reshapes the Justice Department, Congressman Joe Barton on tape telling woman he would report her to Capitol Police because she could expose his secret sex life, Trump's former Oklahoma campaign chair will plead guilty to child sex trafficking, and NYPD cops tried to intimidate rape accuser out of pressing charges

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-28-17.mp3
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Episode #1797: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek (@erek_smith) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about The Punisher. Also, the New York Times normalizes white nationalism in Nazi sympathizer profile and writes another glowing profile of transphobic young conservative Ben Shapiro, Time magazine says Trump's Person of the Year Boast is "total B.S.", Trump lashes out at UCLA basketball players: "I should have left them in jail" and breaks his silence on the Roy Moore allegations: "Roy Moore denies it. That's all I can say," ex-Trump aide Sebastian Gorka's gun photo gets ruthlessly mocked online, Lisa Murkowski says she's OK with killing the health insurance mandate, which was originally a conservative idea

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-27-17.mp3
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Episode #1796: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker (@parkermolloy) joins the show to help answer Patreon questions about Twin Peaks and Don Jr.'s deadlifting technique. Also, the FCC plans a total repeal of Net Neutrality rules, eight women say Charlie Rose sexually harassed them (Rose has been fired by CBS), Rep. John Conyers allegedly sexually harassed a female employee and why you didn't hear her story, the source for Conyers news is Pizzagate conspiracy theorist Mike Cernovich, 36 former women staffers at SNL release statement in support of Al Franken, Russell Simmons and Brett Ratner face new allegations of sexual misconduct, and New York Times White House correspondent Glenn Thrush's history of bad judgment around young women journalists

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-22-172.mp3
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Episode #1795: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Chloe (@itsthechew) and Rachel (@realslimchada) join the show to talk about the Cheesecake Factory, student debt, and drag queens. Also, Senators reach rare bipartisan deal to ease banking rules, top general says he would reject an "illegal" nuclear strike order from Trump, Australians vote "overwhelmingly" in favor of same-sex marriage, more than 200,000 gallons of oil spill along the Keystone pipeline, and woman targeted by Republican sheriff for a "Fuck Trump" car decal has been arrested

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-21-17.mp3
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Episode #1794: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Chloe (@itsthechew) and Rachel (@realslimchada) join the show to offer reading and viewing recs including OriginalsRed Oaks, and Timecrimes. Also, there is no way Blake Shelton is the sexiest man alive, Mel Gibson is definitely not family friendly, Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the difference between Trump and Franken is Franken "admitted wrongdoing," Lena Dunham apologizes after defending Girls writer accused of sexual assault, Transparent actress Trace Lysette accuses Jeffrey Tambor of sexual advances, Joe Biden on Anita Hill: "I feel really badly that she didn't feel like the process worked," Danny Masterson rape accuser comes forward to blast Netflix: "We do matter," low-wage workers have been fighting sexual harassment for years, and women accuse Vice of "toxic" sexual harassment culture

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-20-17.mp3
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Episode #1793: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Katey (@khealywu) joins the show to talk about Penny's tracksuit, Mindhunter (no spoilers) and Not My Father's Son. Also, that app that reveals what women look like without makeup and men's obsession with robbing women of consent, gunman who killed four people and wounded a child at a school in California had a history of domestic abuse and killed his wife, Trump tweets condolences about the wrong mass shooting, now Sean Hannity is calling for Roy Moore to drop out of Senate race, two more women describe unwanted overtures by Moore at Alabama mall, woman claims Moore called her high school to ask her out, RNC has dropped its fundraising agreement with Moore, that bizarre rally for Moore held by religious activists, Moore's lawyer gives a train wreck interview on MSNBC, and a woman accuses Al Franken of groping and assault

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-17-17.mp3
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Episode #1792: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Melissa (@melissagira) joins the show to talk American Vandal and The Earthquake Room and to discuss cat sabotage. Also, Mike Pence keeps getting caught in a web of deception, Jeff Sessions weighs competing special counsel focused on Clinton and the Democrats and claims he forgot about a Trump adviser's Russia comments in the "chaos" of the campaign, the Senate heads towards including an Obamacare mandate repeal in its tax bill, and sources claim AT&T and Time Warner are under pressure to dump CNN for DOJ approval of their merger

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-16-17.mp3
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Episode #1791: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Melissa (@melissagira) joins the show to share viewing/listening recs: Big Little Lies, Veep, Desert Oracle Radio, Dear John, and Someone Knows Something (no spoilers). Also, Mitch McConnell says he believes Roy Moore's accusers and calls on him to quit the race, locals were troubled by Moore's "interactions" with teen girls at the Gadsden Mall, clergy members aren't supporting Moore—but his wife wants you to think they are, Senate Republicans indicate they will attempt to replace Moore if he's elected, Congresswoman says at least two members of Congress are sexual harassers, Trump judicial pick did not disclose he is married to a White House lawyer and he is a ghost-hunting horror novelist, and the secret correspondence between Donald Trump Jr. and Wikileaks (including Marcy Wheeler's measured take)

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-15-17.mp3
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Episode #1790: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek (@erek_smith) and Faith (@bohemianfaith) join the show to help answer Patreon questions about starting a podcast and the "good guy with a gun" myth. Also, anti-sexual harassment training is now mandatory for Senators and aides, Asia Argento releases detailed list of over 100 Harvey Weinstein accusers, Ellen Page posts to Facebook about abuse from Brett Ratner, Former Mad Men writer Kater Gordon says Matthew Weiner sexually harassed her, Los Angeles DA's office now has a task force for sexual assault cases in Hollywood, tens of thousands of Nazis gather by Polish Capital, Trump nominee for federal judgeship has never tried a case, Trump bodyguard Keith Schiller testifies Russia offered Trump women and was turned down, Trump says Putin "means it" about not meddling, and Trump trades "short and fat" barb with North Korea's Kim

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-14-17.mp3
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Episode #1789: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek (@erek_smith) and Faith (@bohemianfaith) join the show to help answer Patreon questions about improv and Magic: The Gathering. Also, Louis C.K. accused by at least five women of sexual misconduct, HBO takes steps to distance itself from C.K., the "apology" that was really a gloating statement, Alabama GOP officials give Roy Moore a pass on sexual assault allegations, Keurig and others pull ads from Fox News' Hannity show over Roy Moore coverage, Moore fundraises off report that he molested 14-year-old girl, Republicans try to block Moore's path, and Breitbart sends two reporters to Alabama to discredit Moore allegations

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-13-17.mp3
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Episode #1788: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss Tuesday's election: blue wins in Virginia, New Jersey, and Washington. Virginia elects its first openly transgender state lawmaker, Danica Roem, and Andrea Jenkins becomes the first openly transgender woman of color elected to public office. Also, Virginia GOP Rep. Bob Goodlatte announced he is retiring, Ed Gillespie is targeted by Trump and his allies after losing election, politician who joked about women's march defeated, Senate leadership gauging interest for repealing Obamacare's individual mandate within tax bill, and woman says Ray Moore sexually assaulted her when she was 14

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-10-17.mp3
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Episode #1787: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Charles (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss the racist shit we watched as kids. Also, Harvey Weinstein's army of spies, House intel panel's 243-page transcript of "village idiot" Carter Page, Robert Mueller has enough evidence to bring charges in Michael Flynn investigation and reveals new Paul Manafort link to organized crime, U.S. prosecutors consider charging Russian officials in DNC hacking case, Trump's latest comments on the Justice Department may be his scariest yet, Syria vows to sign Paris agreement which leaves U.S. alone in climate denial, and Trump accused obstructing satellite research into climate change

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-9-17.mp3
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Episode #1786: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Charles (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss Riverdale and Alias Grace (no spoilers). Also, at least 26 dead in shooting at Texas Baptist church, Devin Kelley had a history of domestic violence, Trump says guns aren't the issue and blames mental health problem and claims gun control would have left "hundreds more dead", Texas Attorney General calls for more guns at church, more children are shot every day in America than the number of kids killed in Texas, and let's call terrorism, terrorism: police ID Scott Ostrem as killer of three people at a Colorado Walmart

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-8-17.mp3
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Episode #1785: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Faith (@bohemianfaith) and Erek (@erek_smith) join the show to help answer Patreon questions about Bojack Horseman and a Nazi sympathizer painting. Also, comedian Jasmine Pierce called out alleged rapist Aaron Glaser and was sued for $38 million, six women accuse filmmaker Brett Ratner of sexual harassment or misconduct, Alec Baldwin melts down on Twitter after Weinstein comments and blocks Asia Argento, memo reveals details of Hillary Clinton-DNC deal, if Sinclair merges with Tribune the combined company would reach a stunning 72% of American households, turns out Antifa protesters didn't topple the government, and Saudi king arrests multiple princes and boosts the crown prince's influence

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-7-17.mp3
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Episode #1785: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Faith (@bohemianfaith) and Erek (@erek_smith) join the show to help answer Patreon questions about Tuesday's election and ageism. Also, hero Twitter employee briefly deletes Trump's account on their last day, Twitter introduces a search filter blocking photo searches on #bisexual and #bisexuality, Trump laments he's "not supposed" to influence the DOJ and FBI, Carter Page testified he told Jeff Sessions about his Russia trip, Netflix officially cuts ties with Kevin Spacey on House of Cards and actor Harry Dreyfuss says Spacey groped him when he was 18, and a weirdly long conversation about pedophilia

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-6-17.mp3
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Episode #1784: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) joins the show to discuss all the great stuff we're watching (The Walking Dead, Mindhunter, and Bigmouth—no spoilers!) Also, Trump uses the terror attack in NYC to argue Guantanamo should be kept open, Donna Brazile says Hillary Clinton robbed Bernie Sanders of the Democratic nomination and Elizabeth Warren agrees, DNAinfo and Gothamist are shut down (and archives wiped) after vote to unionize, Rick Perry links fossil fuel development to preventing sexual assault, and artist claims Kevin Spacey tried to rape him when he was 15

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-3-17.mp3
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Episode #1783: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss Stranger Things and dog costumes. Also, Allison reads a spooky story,  Kevin Spacey announces he's gay to deflect from sexual misconduct allegations, John Kelly says lack of "compromise" started the Civil War, Trump's ban on transgender troops blocked by U.S. federal judge, and 10-year-old disabled immigrant detained after immigration agents stop her on way to surgery

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-2-17.mp3
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Episode #1782: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss getting hitched and Arcade Fire. Also, Paul Manafort and Richard Gates charged with conspiracy against the U.S. and conspiracy to launder money, former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos pleads guilty to lying to the FBI, Trump tries to play off Papadopoulos as a "young, low level volunteer," and how key Trump associates have been linked to Russia

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-1-17.mp3
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Episode #1781: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about punk band recs. Also, Bill O'Reilly is "mad at God" over allegations of sexual harassment, five women accuse journalist Mark Halperin of sexual harassment, Annabella Sciorra and Daryl Hannah come forward with more allegations against Harvey Weinstein, Woody Allen's new film includes a "sexual relationship" between an adult and a 15-year-old girl, 200 more women share their James Toback stories after 38 women accuse the director of sexual harassment, and George H.W. Bush apologizes after actress says he sexually assaulted her

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-31-17.mp3
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Episode #1780: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to talk viewing recs: Big Mouth, Stranger Things 2, and Mother! (no spoilers). Also, protester throws Russian flags at Trump, Trump hands candy to a child and says "you have no weight problems—that's good, right?", first charges filed in Mueller's Russia probe, Clinton campaign and DNC helped fund dossier research, Trump's data guru admits to teaming up with Julian Assange, Justin Timberlake to headline the 2018 Super Bowl Halftime Show—and it better feature an apology to Janet Jackson, and Texans owner on NFL protests: "We can't have inmates running the prison"

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-29-17.mp3
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Episode #1779: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to talk viewing recs and rape-tainment. Also, man admits he lied to Fox News about Navy SEAL service, three Richard Spencer supporters arrested on charges of shooting at UF protesters, protesters drive out Nazis at Spencer rally, John Kelly attacks Frederica Wilson over Trump's call to widow, Corey Long arrested after wielding flamethrower during Nazi rally in Charlottesville, five arrested in 34-year-old "racially motivated" murder—including two in law enforcement, Richard Spencer says women shouldn't have the right to vote, and the history of lobotomizing difficult women

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-24-17.mp3
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Episode #1778: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to talk about freak October weather and the UCB Chelsea theater closing. Also, Asia Argento flees Italy after public condemns her for speaking out about Harvey Weinstein, Lupita Nyong'o speaks out about Weinstein, and Quentin Tarantino wishes he'd "taken responsibility" for what he knew about Weinstein

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-23-17.mp3
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Episode #1777: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss her vacation and upcoming wedding. Also, the Multiple Melanias conspiracy theory is a gift to the world, Trump told army widow her husband knew "what he signed up for" and falsely claims Obama didn't contact families of fallen troops, Golden Star father says Trump offered him $25,000 and never followed through, Bush ethics chief says Trump has "no empathy" for fallen soldiers' families, judge ordered Trump administration to allow an undocumented teen to obtain an abortion, and a federal court blocks the latest travel ban

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-20-17.mp3
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Episode #1776: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Melissa Gira Grant (@melissagira) joins the show to discuss wasting lots of money on cat toys. Also, Trump reportedly joked that Pence "wants to hang" all gays, meet the write-in candidate who wants to challenge Cy Vance, Colin Kaepernick files grievance against NFL owners accusing them of "collusion," Trump cuts off billions in key Obamacare payments to insurers, toddler denied kidney transplant from match dad because of probation violation, Steve Bannon says Trump cut off Obamacare payments to destroy health law, and Tom Marino withdraws his name from consideration for drug czar

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-19-17.mp3
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Episode #1775: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Melissa Gira Grant (@melissagira) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about supporting sex workers and Allison discusses finishing her short film Hum. Also, forty dead and hundreds missing in California fires as incarcerated women fight on the front lines of wildfires for $1 an hour, the whisper network going after "shitty media men," and the #metoo campaign

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-18-17.mp3
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Episode #1774: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to answer a Patreon question about free speech. Also, Trump challenges media network licenses, Marvel cancels comic crossover with defense giant Northrop Grumman, Dove drops its racist ad, Eminem destroys Trump in devastating BET cypher, Trump threatens to abandon Puerto Rico recovery effort, some desperate people in Puerto Rico are drinking water at toxic waste sites, Trump denies NBC report that he asked for tenfold increase in nukes, some Republicans and advisers say Trump is "unraveling", Trump plans to sign order that would undermine Obamacare insurance rules and rolls back Obama's birth control coverage rule, and viewing/listening recs including The Good Place and Propagandhi

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-13-17.mp3
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Episode #1773: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss vegan food and the end of the world. Also, Scott Pruitt announces repeal of clean power plan after constant meetings with fossil fuel industry leaders, Michigan judge reportedly gave a man who raped a preteen girl joint custody of their child, and Stephen Miller once crashed a girls' track meeting to prove that men are superior to women

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-12-17.mp3
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Episode #1772: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss American Horror Story, Will & Grace, and sexual predators. Also, Harvey Weinstein fired from his production company, Matt Damon and Russell Crowe reportedly helped kill a 2004 New York Times Harvey Weinstein article, Meryl Streep and other Hollywood A-listers speak out against Weinstein, Mike Pence walks out of NFL game over kneeling protest, Roger Goodell pens letter to NFL teams saying he believes "everyone should stand," J.T. Brown becomes first NHL player to protest during National Anthem this season, ESPN's Jemele Hill suspended after calling for boycott of Dallas Cowboys advertisers, and Houston teen sues after school expels her for not standing during pledge of allegiance

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-11-17.mp3
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Episode #1771: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss listening recs. Also, Stephen Paddock booked a hotel overlooking Lollapalooza two months before the Vegas massacre, this macho, gun-packing Instagram star ran when he was caught in the shooting, NRA points finger at Hollywood for mass shootings, Steve Scalise warns against "political agenda" in Vegas shooting response, Trump throws paper towels to hurricane victims in Puerto Rico, and Trump's bizarre photo op in which he tells press, "This is the calm before the storm"

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-10-17.mp3
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Episode #1770: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss the Walking Dead, Allison's fever dreams, and to help answer a Patreon question about disaster planning for kitties. Also, the millennial Walt Disney and the weirdness of late-stage Capitalism, Harvey Weinstein and the danger of powerful men who are predators, how Breitbart and Milo smuggled Nazi and white nationalist ideas into the mainstream, Vice fires Broadly senior writer Mitchell Sunderland, Richard Spencer and his fellow Nazis return to Charlottesville at a time when the FBI sees "black identity extremists" as the number one threat

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-9-17.mp3
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Episode #1769: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Red (@erinred) joins the show to discuss our beef with Krav Maga. Also, more about the Catalonia vote for independence, Trump administration backs 20-week abortion ban, Congress blows a chance to save healthcare for 9 million children, the biggest battles coming to the Supreme Court, Twitter tells Congress it took action on 200 Russia-linked accounts, and Tom Price says he'll pay taxpayers back for using private jets—but just for his seat

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio10-5-17.mp3
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Episode #1768: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Red (@erinred) joins the show to discuss the magical world of mushrooms. Also, the horrific Las Vegas massacre in which Stephen Paddock murdered 59 people and wounded hundreds, Trump offers condolences to Las Vegas shooting victims but doesn't mention guns, the easy, cheap, and legal tweak that turns guns fully automatic, Trump tells Puerto Rico: "You've thrown our budget a little out of whack," Bill O'Reilly: Las Vegas shooting "the price of freedom," Sean Hannity says talking gun control after Vegas is "shameful," Sarah Huckabee Sanders declares that a mass shooting is a bad time to discuss gun policy, Jimmy Kimmel calls out lawmakers by name and says they better pray for forgiveness, and a pair of pro-gun bills is on the move in the House

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-4-17.mp3
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Episode #1767: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss his favorite comedies. Also, Gov. Bruce Rauner signs bill expanding Medicaid abortion coverage in Illinois, ICE arrests hundreds of immigrants in "sanctuary cities" around the nation and two women say they lost pregnancies in immigration detention since July, and women Democrats flipped two state seats

Citizen Radio members and $5/month (and higher) Patreon supporters! Don't miss the bonus episode with Sally all about Game of Thrones!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-3-17.mp3
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Episode #1766: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss music and Julia Louis-Dreyfus shouting out both unions and universal healthcare in her statement about having breast cancer. Also, Donald Trump calls San Juan's mayor "nasty" over Maria response criticism and accuses workers of being lazy, Catalan independence referendum stifled by violent police response, Tom Price resigns as Health and Human Services Secretary, and 34 schools in Louisiana told by district that athletes should stand for National Anthem

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-2-17.mp3
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Episode #1765: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Katharine Heller (@spkheller) joins the show to discuss Hugh Hefner (no, he is not the father of the "sexual revolution) and to answer a Patreon question about starting a podcast. Also, Roy Moore is Alabama's extremist Senate candidate, Trump backs the wrong horse and then deletes his tweets, Puerto Rican debt holders response to catastrophic hurricane by offering Puerto Rico more debt, Trump authorizes waiver to loosen shipping regulations for Puerto Rico, Trump's tax plan benefits the wealthy—including Trump, Silicon valley guru starts his own religion, stop making your transphobic jokes about Kushner being listed as a female on his voter registration form, at least six White House advisers used private email accounts, and some listening/viewing recs

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-29-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1764: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker Molloy (@parkermolly) joins the show to discuss Mobsters vs. Ghosts and Allison shares a story about photo albums and feeling a thousand-years-old. Also, Kim Jon Un uses an arcane insult "dotard" in his threat against Trump, White House rejects North Korean claim that Trump "declared war," Trump issues new travel ban with restrictions on more countries, Facebook knew about Russian meddling well before the U.S. election and Steve Bannon sought to infiltrate Facebook hiring, Milo Yiannopoulos flounders at desperate "free speech" rally on UC Berkeley campus and Jeff Sessions says the Department of Justice will protect campus "free speech"

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-28-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1763: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker Molloy (@parkermolly) joins the show to discuss summer weather in late September, Megyn Kelly's "apolitical" rebranding, and transphobia in sports. Also, Graham-Cassidy appears dead after Sen. Susan Collins declares opposition—but the real credit should go to ADAPT activists, Trump finally responds to Puerto Rico crisis by saying the island has "massive debt" owed to Wall Street, #TakeTheKnee updates: Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva: "I made by teammates look bad, and that is my fault," Cowboys owner Jerry Hones kneels with Dallas players before anthem, Los Angeles Sparks leave court before anthem, Seattle Seahawks absent during anthem to protest "injustice" against people of color, Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee takes a knee to protest Trump's NFL remarks, and Pat Tillman's widow: Don't "politicize" husband's service in way "that divides us"

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-27-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1762: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss serial killers and those invisible dog leashes. Also, Trump praises non-existent African country in speech to African leaders and says his friends are getting rich in African countries, Betsy DeVos rolls back Obama-era guidelines for investigating campus rape, Mexico City volunteers report that police confiscated tools and barred them from rescuing possibly trapped garment workers, Oklahoma City police kill deaf man who didn't obey commands, and millennials are not experiencing arrested development because they don't drink and do drugs as much and can't find jobs

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-26-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1761: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss falling asleep in movies. Also, John McCain declares he "cannot in good conscience vote" for the GOP Obamacare repeal bill, Trump calls Colin Kaepernick a "son of a bitch" during Alabama stump speech and also accuses media of "ruining the game" by covering traumatic brain injuries, Colin's mom's epic response to Trump: "Guess that makes me a proud bitch!", Lebron James calls Trump a "bum" for attacking Stephen Curry, MLB's first player just took a knee during the National Anthem, players from both the Ravens and the Jaguars took a knee before their game in London, and Stevie Wonder takes both knees "for America" after Trump's NFL remarks, and that time Trump forgot Melania is standing right beside him

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-25-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1760: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Sally Tamarkin (@sallyt) joins the show to discuss the end of the world and anti-Semitism. Also, Jimmy Kimmel goes to war over Graham-Cassidy and says Sen. Cassidy lied "right to my face" and calls Fox News Host Brian Kilmeade a "phony little creep," Republicans attempt to buy Sen. Murkowski's vote by allowing Alaska to keep Obamacare, Republican National Committee is weaponizing Bernie Sanders' single-payer plan, Valerie Plame tweets story blaming "America's Jews" for foreign wars, government wiretapped former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, Donald Trump Jr. gives up Secret Service protection "for privacy," and punching Nazis is totally acceptable given the alt-right's plan includes concentration camps

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-22-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:15am EST

Episode #1759: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show discuss Desi's snacking habits and Amber Tamblyn dragging James Woods. Also, 80+ arrested in third night of St. Louis protests, St. Louis officers chant "whose streets, our streets" while arresting protesters, man walks around Seattle with swastika armband and gets punched by passerby, Supreme Court lets Trump bar refugees in boost for travel ban and Trump administration rejects study showing positive impact of refugees, Motel 6 believed to be outing undocumented customers to ICE, and Hurricane Maria does "mind boggling" damage to Dominica

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-21-17.mp3
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Episode #1758: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show discuss It (no spoilers). Also, Emmys 2017: Sean Spicer should not be given an opportunity for redemption, Donald Glover is the first black director to win an Emmy in comedy, Lena Waithe wins for Master of None, and women's stories won the Emmys; GOP's last-ditch Obamacare repeal bill may be the worst one yet, Trump threatens to "totally destroy" North Korea in "America First" speech at United Nations, and Nancy Pelosi shouted down by protesters during DREAM act conference

Guest starring: Penny

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-20-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1757: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss Halloween obsession. Also, Juggalos draw bigger crowd on the National Mall than pro-Trump rally, British police arrest 18-year-old in hunt for London train bomber, British officials call Trump response to London terror attack "unhelpful," Trump retweets gif of him hitting Clinton with golf ball and mocks Kim Jong Un, calling him "rocket man"

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-19-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1756: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to talk poop, pens, and Chelsea Manning being disinvited as a fellow from Harvard. Also, demonstrators turn out to protest St. Louis ex-cop's acquittal and police assault elderly woman

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-18-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1755: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to help answer Patreon questions about What The Health? and how to combat fake news. Also, Hillary Clinton incorrectly believes most Americans are politically in the middle, two ex-Googlers want to make bodegas and mom-and-pop corner stores obsolete (#catcase), and White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says ESPN host Jemele Hill committed "fireable offense" with Trump white supremacist tweet

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-15-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1754: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erin Red (@erinred) joins the show to discuss 4:44 and loving problematic music. Also, Trump lawyers reportedly wanted Jared Kushner to step down due to Russia investigations, White House social media director busted for tweeting fake news, 90 largest carbon producers have cumulatively caused up to 50% of the increase in global mean surface temperature since 1880, free lunch announced for all students at all NYC public schools, Trump has nominated 42 U.S. attorneys so far and only one is a woman, Steve Bannon calls Access Hollywood scandal a "litmus test" for Trump's GOP allies and that firing Comey may have been the biggest mistake in modern politics, Homeland Security cancels massive roundups of undocumented immigrants, and the Trump administration declines to release information on immigration enforcement

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-14-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1753: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erin Red (@erinred) joins the show to discuss Allison learning to shoot a gun, the ongoing saga of the MTA, and to help answer a Patreon question about the portrayal of mental illness in the arts. Also, Ted Cruz breaks Twitter after his personal verified account "likes" a porn clip, millions of people are without power after Irma, Rush Limbaugh evacuates South Florida after claiming Irma was a liberal hoax, thousands of inmates are left in Miami's Irma evacuation zone, Florida risked more Irma devastation because Gov. Rick Scott defunded wetlands agency, Florida gun owners were encouraged to "shoot the storm" and fire their guns at Irma, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand will reportedly co-sponsor Bernie Sander's Medicare-For-All bill, police in Vancouver detain man for nearly running down antifa protesters with truck, Miss Texas slams Trump with white supremacist takedown, and Russia used Facebook events to organize anti-immigrant rallies on U.S. soil

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-13-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1752: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss Tweet Mash and Bad-Faith Twitter. Also, Trump's weird comment about Ivanka calling him "daddy," Hurricane Irma is stronger than all of 2017's other eight Atlantic storms combined, EPA now requires political aide's sign-off for agency awards and grant applications, and Trump sides with Democrats on government funding and the debt ceiling hike

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-8-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1751: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Katharine Heller (@spkheller) joins the show to discuss viewing/reading/listening recs. Also, Jeff Session's DOJ to put woman who laughed at Jeff Sessions on trial yet again, 25 mosques open their doors to Harvey survivors, Trump pledged to donate $1 million for disaster relief but also denies climate change and wants to cut flood risk protections, and no one asked for Veritt but here we are

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-7-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1750: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Katharine Heller (@spkheller) joins the show to discuss Trump deciding to end DACA and forcing someone else to be the face before the cameras, ICE wrongly imprisoned an American citizen for 1,273 days and is abusing the ACLU's clients because they are fighting the deportations, the paramedic who rescued Harvey victims may be deported if Trump ends DACA, another DACA recipient dies rescuing flood victims, some Republicans are floating trade-offs to protect DACA recipients such as funding Trump's border wall, Trump's latest North Korea threat could have "apocalyptic" consequences according to experts, but South Koreans caution against hysteria, nurse is dragged out of a hospital by police and arrested for doing her job, King James literally changed the Bible because he wanted to publicly love his boyfriend, and a puppy deemed 'too friendly' for police force gets new role

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-6-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1749: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to talk about subway horror stories and his obsession with pens. Also, Trump's idiot comment about the media covering Hurricane Harvey, David Clarke expected to take job in Trump administration, Paul Ryan says Trump should not end protections for Dreamers, and Special counsel Robert Mueller has an unreleased Trump letter about firing James Comey

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-4-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1748: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss bad movies including Can't Stop the Music and The Room. Also, the New York Times publishes an op-ed from Erik Prince and Allison explains why not all opinions should be platformed. Trump to a group of Hurricane victims: "What a crowd! What a turnout!", multiple explosions and black smoke seen at chemical plant near Houston, fears of pollution from oil refineries and superfund sites, town in Texas in crisis after city loses water supply indefinitely, Mexico offers help in Houston but Trump can't stop talking up his wall, Ivanka backs Trump's plan to scrap Obama rules preventing pay discrimination, James Mattis permits transgender troops to continue serving in the military while he waits on study results, and Allison and Charles offering reading/viewing recommendations including The Last Bad Man and Schitt's Creek

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_9-1-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1747: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to share listening recs and not being a pretentious little shit anymore. Also, Ed Skrein exits "Hellboy" reboot after whitewashing outcry, Sky to stop broadcasting Fox News, Trump allegations made by Louise Mensch and co-writer came from hoaxer, non-mandatory evacuations may have saved lives in Houston, Monsoon kills 1,200 people in South Asia, and Peter Thiel funding herpes vaccine test outside of U.S. safety rules

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-31-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1746: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss stock photo models and to help answer a Patreon question about how to tell if you're trans. Also, the MVAs get political with transgender military personnel, anti-white supremacy speeches, suicide awareness, and Susan Bro. Trump associate boasted that Moscow business deal "will get Donald elected," 26 ways to help the Hurricane Harvey disaster relief efforts, the problem with donating to the Red Cross, North Korea launches missile over Japan, Joel Osteen's Houston megachurch blasted for closing as thousands are displaced, Trump signed an order making future infrastructure less flood-proof weeks before Harvey, and Trump expected to lift ban on military gear to local police forces

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-30-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1745: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss puns and Taylor Swift. Also, San Francisco dances that far-right rally out of town, right-wing protesters escorted away by police in Berkeley, Trump advisor Sebastian Gorka ousted from White House, federal court blocks Texas voter ID law, Trump considering ending DACA, federal judge put hundreds of immigrants behind bars while her husband invested in private prisons, even with Affirmative Action blacks and Hispanics are more underrepresented at top colleges than 35 years ago, Alaska's permafrost is thawing, and the Village Voice newspaper shutters its print edition

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-29-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1744: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about breaking ties with a racist family member. Also, Joe Arpaio thanks conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for getting his story to Trump who later pardoned him, Trump order could give immigration agents a foothold in schools, border patrol kept Texas checkpoints open during Hurricane Harvey, ICE left 50 immigrant women and kids stranded at a bus station before Harvey struck, video shows white supremacist firing a gun at counterprotesters in Charlottesville, white supremacist Daniel Borden charged in attack of Deandre Harris, ten-day march from Charlottesville to Washington is set to begin Monday, white supremacist Chris Cantwell surrenders to police in Virginia, and Oklahoma police chief outed as owner of racist website and white supremacist record label

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-28-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1743: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month!

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss Allison's accidental napping and her new podcast venture (sign up at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny today for as little as $1/month to support!) Also, police fire tear gas at protesters following Trump's Phoenix rally, the wildest moments from Trump's Arizona rally, former Intelligence Chief James Clapper's dark warning about Trump, probe investigators find another email from a Trump top aide about a Russia meeting, Trump's border wall could cause a government shutdown, Trump steps up feud with Mitch McConnell and Paul Ryan, DNC provokes outrage on Twitter by slamming Trump's "empty promises on border wall" and for sending out donation requests that look like collection letters, man drives through mourners at St. Louis vigil for trans woman killed by police, and Trump nominee says protecting LGBT rights could lead to legalizing pedophilia

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-25-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1742: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss an HIV-phobic gay dating app, a Maniac (hi Jess!) recognizing Charles at Stonewall, and Allison randomly seeing Ben Affleck. Also, Steve Mnuchin's wife has a "Let Them Eat Cake" moment on Instagram, Secret Service depletes funds to pay agents because of Trump's frequent travel and large family, police claim officers are now victims of "blue racism," Missouri governor stays execution of Marcellus Williams amid new DNA evidence, Jack Posobiec (Pizzagate and Seth Rich conspiracy theorist) has top security clearance, and Christopher Steele has met with the FBI and provided agents with names of sources he used in the Trump dossier (RELEASE THE PEE TAPE!)

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-24-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1741: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss urban myths, Cropsey, and the eclipse. Also, Maniac Mail from Amanda, who attended the counterprotest in Boston, Trump was convinced to recommit to the Afghanistan occupation when McMaster showed him photos from 1972 of Afghan women in miniskirts (will Trump's flip-flop on Afghanistan anger his base?), Trump stares directly into the sun and Tucker Carlson is super impressed, White House to disband federal climate change advisory panel, and UT Austin is taking down four Confederate statues overnight

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-23-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1740: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to offer listening/reading/viewing recs. Also, Trump spreads widely debunked myth about General Pershing during statement on Barcelona terror attack, mother of Heather Heyer, Susan Bro, says she will not talk to Trump, former Google software engineer James Damore compares being a conservative at Google to "being gay in the 1950s," armed group appears at Texas council to oppose statue's removal, Trump re-election campaign releases ad attacking "enemies" including the media, Trump is now "seriously considering" pardoning notoriously racist Sheriff Joe Arpaio, and dashcam footage shows police subjecting woman to invasive vaginal search

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-22-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1739: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss being a straight-edge anthropologist and to help answer a Patreon question about being a good ally at Pride. Also, tens of thousands of counterprotesters dwarf Nazi rally in Boston, Republicans who want to legalize running over protesters, Duke removes Robert E. Lee statue from chapel entrance, Steve Bannon out from White House, and members of White House presidential arts commission resign to protest Trump's comments

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-21-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1738: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss scary movies and questionable adult supervision. Also, Trump defends Nazis (and they love it), three Democrats call on Congress to censure Trump over his disgraceful response to Charlottesville, Trump attorney forwards bizarre email rant defending Robert E. Lee, Neo-Nazi Christopher Cantwell bawls on camera after learning there's a warrant for his arrest, protesters illuminate Charlottesville during candlelight vigil at UVA, Heather Heyer's mother Susan Bro's moving remarks at memorial, Baltimore removes Confederate monuments in the middle of the night, arrests made in Durham Confederate statue removal, crowds of residents line up to turn themselves in after activists remove Confederate statue, 17 anonymous sources tell the Washington Post how Trump's lack of discipline leaves John Kelly frustrated, Steve Bannon's weird interview with The American Prospect, and Trump ends manufacturing council that no one wanted to serve on

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-18-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1737: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to offer reading/viewing recs. Also, more CEOs quit Trump advisory council after Merck Chief resigns over Charlottesville, Jimmy Fallon finally gets political with a statement about Charlottesville, covering politics as a personal brand, and U.S. government demands details on all visitors to anti-Trump protest website, man charged in anti-government bomb plot in Oklahoma City.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-17-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1736: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to mainly make fun of Nazis: mom of Charlottesville suspect repeatedly called 911 on her son for violent threats, organizer behind disastrous Nazi rally gets run out of his own press conference, GoDaddy pulls the plug on Neo-Nazi website The Daily Stormer, Mike Pence defends Trump and slams media over Charlottesville response, Trump tries to shake off perception that he's sympathetic to alt-right by....RTing a person closely aligned with the alt-right, Katharine Gorka (wife of Sebastian Gorka) helped end funding for group that fights white supremacy, Charlottesville solidarity protesters gather at Trump tower and across the country, Ken Cuccinelli tells Symone Sanders to "shut up" on CNN, all the things Fox News covered to avoid talking about the Charlottesville attack, protesters in North Carolina topple Confederate statue, and how most Confederate statues were erected way after the Civil War (and usually during great periods of racial strife or civil rights progress)

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-16-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Episode #1735: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) joins the show to discuss great sci-fi films and other viewing recs. Also, the U.S. and South Korea to stage huge military exercise despite North Korea crisis, Trump says North Korea "will truly regret" threatening or attacking U.S., transgender military ban estimated to cost $960 million, Steve Bannon's war on H.R. McMaster backfires, Scott Pruitt is carrying out his EPA agenda in secret, programs that fight teenage pregnancy are at risk of being cut, and Americans are dying younger which is saving corporations billions of dollars

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-15-17.mp3
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Episode #1734: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) joins the show to discuss the Nazi rally in Virginia in which activist Heather Heyer was killed by a white supremacist and white supremacists beat a black man with poles in a parking garage, how fascism is a virus that exploits the tolerance loophole of democracy, police stand by as mayhem mounted in Charlottesville, Donald Trump sends "best regards" to those injured during rally and blames "many sides" for violence, White House official on why Trump didn't condemn Nazis: "What about the leftist mob? Just as violence if not more so," and identified Nazi claims he went to rally to preserve "European culture"

If you need a mental health break, check out the archived kitty livestream video! https://www.patreon.com/posts/kitty-livestream-13837955

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

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Episode #1733: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Keisha Zollar (@keishaz) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about kitty adoption. Also, Rex Tillerson scrambles to defuse North Korea tension as Trump brags about U.S. nuclear power, Trump probably made up that "fire and fury" quote on his own since the generals certainly didn't sign off on it, evangelical adviser says "God has given Trump authority to take out Kim Jon Un," John Kelly has proven to be an apolitical force (read: silent), FBI conducted predawn raid of Paul Manafort's home, dozens of women are considering suing Google over alleged workplace sexism and pay inequity, Indiana GOP limiting early voting in Democratic areas while expanding it in conservative suburbs, why the ACLU is wrong to sue D.C. transit system for removing Milo's ads, Fox News host Eric Bolling suing journalist for $50 million over lewd testing story, and the lawyer who took down Gawker has now set his sights on Techdirt

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

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Episode #1732: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Red (@erinred) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about feeling guilty for taking a mental vacation from activism, Emperor Trump reportedly briefed with flattering tweets and photos of himself every day, Trump TV accused of broadcasting state propaganda after "real news" segment debuted, DOJ reverses position in big voting case before SCOTUS and New York will share voter data with Trump's commission, Minnesota governor calls mosque bombing an act of terrorism, anti-immigrant group mistook empty bus seats for women wearing burqas, survey suggests U.S. Muslims more accepting of gays than white evangelicals, immigrant agents reportedly showed up at labor dispute proceedings, Trump attacks Senator as "phony Vietnam con artist" over misleading military claims, Pat Robertson suggests Fox News and Eric Bolling are victims of conspiracy, and Red and Allison give their listening recs including ANOHNI

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

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Episode #1731: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Red (@erinred) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about if it's ethical to race and compete horses, share tales of her time with Tony Robinson, and discuss What The Health. Also, Google reportedly fires author of anti-diversity screed, Allison explains why James Damore is not a whistleblower, U.S. federal department is censoring use of term "climate change," scientists fear Trump will dismiss dire climate change report, White House weighs unprecedented plan to privatize much of the war in Afghanistan, Joe Scarborough reminisces about a time when more young men died in war, you probably won't pass Trump's new visa application for immigrants, and Trump threatens North Korea with "fire and fury"

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

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Episode #1730: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Erek (@erek_smith) and Faith (@bohemianfaith) join the show to help answer Patreon questions about mental health in the time of Trump, Daredevil's The Punisher, and advice about finding and being a positive part of a physical community. Also, Allison talks about CBT (no, not that CBT, pervs), Coast Guard head promises "I will not turn my back" on transgender service members, Fox News host sent unsolicited lewd texts messages to colleagues, Chicago to sue Trump administration over sanctuary city funding threat, that anti-diversity screed written by a Google software engineer, murder conviction in Blackwater case thrown out and other sentences overturned, no—Trump is not about to "pivot" to presidential, and Erek and Faith offer up some listening/reading recs.

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

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Episode #1729: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Erek (@erek_smith) and Faith (@bohemianfaith) join the show to help answer Patreon questions totally not written by Erek about dividing your time between multiple interests and to discuss the weirdness of Benjamin Button. Also, Robert Mueller assembles a Grand Jury and ramps up the Russia probe, West Virginia governor switches parties and joins the GOP, 600 Twitter accounts tweeted #FireMcMaster and are linked to Russian influence operations, White House "enemies list" drove McMaster-Bannon feud, that supporter Trump retweeted is a bot, and Department of Justice may subpoena members of the media as part of leaks investigation, and Mueller seeks White House documents on Flynn

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

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Episode #1728: If you still value the work Citizen Radio is doing, sign up to support us for as little as $5/month or a one-time donation at wearecitizenradio.com and support Allison's work at Patreon for just $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss what's making her happy at the moment and Leak-o-rama! Sarah Huckabee Sanders suggests Trump "weighed in on" son's response to Russia meeting, 10-year-old offers to mow the White House lawn for free, Sessions plans to crackdown on leaks also leaked to press, oh God Tiffany Trump recorded a song, the weirdest parts of Trump's Wall Street Journal interview: Trump lying that the head of the Boy Scouts called him to say he gave "the greatest speech ever," he thinks people should just abandon their homes to move to find work, instructing WSJ's Baker not to publish part of the interview unless he turns out to be right, and calling Kushner a "good boy." Trump asked Mexico to stop publicly refusing to pay for his stupid wall, Trump refers to farmers (?) as "local milk people," Stephen Miller has a very weird idea of what the Statue of Liberty stands for, Trump admin only wants English-speaking people who can contribute to the work force to be allowed into the country, ICE deports two brothers following notification that one of them had gotten into college, Trump calls the White House "a real dump," acting DEA Chief rebuts Trump's remarks on police use of force, Kushner on Middle East peace: "What do we offer that's unique? I don't know" and on potential Russia ties: "We couldn't even collude with our local offices," the story behind Kushner's curious acceptance into Harvard, Trump nominee Sam Clovis blasted progressives as "race traitors" in old blog posts, DOJ to take on Affirmative Action in college admissions, and Roger Stone says "the administration is like the French Revolution...you never know who will be beheaded next"

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

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Episode #1727: Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you've been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today

Melissa Gira Grant (@melissagira) joins the show to discuss the fantasy of Andrew Cuomo being stranded on a desert island. Also, Trump linked to Fox News' bogus Seth Rich story, Trump says human trafficking is "worse now than it ever was," ICE agents told Mexican teen to drink liquid meth that killed him, Kirsten Gillibrand now says she won't support Israel boycott bill "in its current form," judge finds Sheriff Joe Arpaio guilty of contempt, Russia seizes two U.S. properties and orders embassy to cut staff, Janet Mock and trans women aren't a prop, ploy, or sexual predators, Trump's travel ban is keeping refugee orphans from their adoptive families, and Trump officials can't stop falling for pranks from Rick Perry discussing pig shit to a prankster fooling a number of White House officials into thinking he's Jared Kushner

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

 
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Episode #1726: Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you've been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today

Melissa Gira Grant (@melissagira) joins the show to discuss Twin Peaks, Dunkirk, and Neko Atsume House. Also, Anthony Scaramucci is out as Communications Director, Trump dictated son's misleading statement on meeting with Russian lawyer, Democratic campaign chief vows there will be no litmus test on abortion, federal judge blocks Arkansas from enforcing extreme abortion laws while Missouri votes to burden women with more unnecessary abortion restrictions, critiquing Kamala Harris' policies is not divisive (and let's not obsess over horserace coverage), and ICE is using prostitution diversion courts to stalk immigrants

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-2-17.mp3
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Episode #1725: Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you've been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today

Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) joins the show to help answer a Patreon question about how to get involved in activism. Also, Trump tells police "don't be too nice" and advocates roughing up suspects, stupid NYT op-ed written by white Senator declares "adolescents" AKA wealthy white teens should get summer jobs, Pickle is real :(, couple jumps to their deaths because they "can't afford health care," Trump calls undocumented immigrants "animals" who "slice" and "dice" beautiful teen girls, and why it's so important to believe women

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

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Episode #1724: Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you've been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today

Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) joins the show to discuss Baby Driver and Atomic Blonde (no spoilers). Also, Obamacare repeal flames out in the Senate but Republicans are considering a new repeal effort, Lisa Murkowski and Susan Collins both withstood abuse from colleagues, but let's remember the true heroes are the protesters and activists—especially ADAPT, Anthony Scaramucci says "I'm not Steve Bannon, I'm not trying to suck my own cock," which is a weird thing for a guy who is executive producing an HBO movie about Joe Paterno—and then dropping Paterno references into his TV interviews—to say. Scaramucci says leakers would have been hanged 150 years ago and his 9-months pregnant wife divorces him, Reince Priebus out as Chief of Staff, and his replacement John Kelly is a Trump sycophant and hardline conservative on immigration

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

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Episode #1723: Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you've been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today

Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss being a bartender at Stonewall, Real Housewives sightings, and how to be a good straight ally in LGBT spaces. Also, police allegedly force reporters to delete photos and video after protesters disrupt Senate healthcare vote, McCain does indeed receive a standing ovation (and a hug from Bernie Sanders) before voting to take another step towards repeal, GOP "moderates" keep saying no to repeal and then voting yes, Trump is reportedly seeking revenge on Alaska over health care vote, Republican Congressman defends Trump's attack on Sen. Lisa Murkowski: "Snatch a knot in their ass," Trump announces ban on transgender troops in tweets taking the Pentagon completely by surprise (and a Trump official suggests this was a political calculation), snap decision to band transgender troops could be linked to funding for his wall, what it feels like being a trans person serving in the armed forces, the military spends five times as much on Viagra as it would on transgender troops' medical care, Justice Department argues landmark civil rights law doesn't protect gay people, Anthony Scaramucci quotes Joe Paterno during CNN leaks rant and suggests Reince Priebus is leaking to the press, Sarah Huckabee Sanders reads letter from "9-year-old boy" named Pickle, Jeff Sessions has officially declared war on Sanctuary Cities as Trump declares war on him (and the pro-Trump media criticizes him for it), and Trump ponders Rudy Giuliani for Attorney General

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

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Episode #1722: Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you've been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss Spiderman Homecoming and Dunkirk. Also, Ivanka Trump received at least $12.6 million from her various business ventures since 2016, GOP leaders talking points lie about Obamacare and their repeal efforts (update: Obamacare repeal moves ahead with key Senate vote. Thanks, McCain!), House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows says the CBO should downsize and aggregate think tank data, Rep. Blake Farenthold blames female senators for unpopular repeal bill, NRA TV host warns "white families" will be "tortured and killed" if Black Lives Matter succeeds, Alex Jones and other conservatives call for civil war against liberals, Minneapolis police chief resigns in wake of fatal shooting of Justine Ruszczyk, nine suspected migrants dead after overheated trailer found in Texas Walmart parking lot, veteran ICE agent speaks out against Trump administration, and St. Louis is installing air conditioning in a sweltering jail following protests

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

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Episode #1721: Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you've been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss the Senate healthcare vote and being blocked by Donald Trump on Twitter. Also, Trump rants on Twitter that "all agree" he has complete power to pardon and ramps up attacks on Jeff Sessions, new White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci is BFFs with Breitbart and moves toward possible staff purge at White House, Senate issues subpoena to Paul Manafort for testimony on Russia, Trump receives backlash over boy scout jamboree speech, Republicans vote on "skinny bill" to repeal Obamacare that would mean 15 million people lose their insurance, and Kushner declares that he "did not collude"

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_7-26-17.mp3
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Episode #1720: Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you've been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) and Faith Beauchemin (@bohemianfaith) join the show to discuss advancements in vegan food and parents who teach their kids that it's okay to not consent to being hugged. Also, Senate referee rejects key pieces of repeal bill and deals another major blow to GOP, Trump administration used Obamacare money to run PR effort against it, CBO says Obamacare repeal is even worse than they previously thought, Steve Bannon is keeping a low profile in a bid to save his job and how Bannon learned to harness a troll army from World of Warcraft, Paul Manafort was in debt to Pro-Russia interests, Japan's first lady Akie Abe mysteriously couldn't speak English when she met Trump at G-20, Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand co-sponsor Senate bill that would make boycotting Israel a felony, and the backlash to HBO's Confederate

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_7-25-17.mp3
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Episode #1719: Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you've been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) and Faith Beauchemin (@bohemianfaith) join the show to discuss dog-sitting, board games, and the Ark Encounter theme park. Also, Senator John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer and Allison discusses the drug of nostalgia, Trump asks about pardons as his lawyers look at ways to derail the Mueller probe, Mueller expands probe to Trump business transactions, Jeff Sessions discussed Trump campaign-related matters with Russian ambassador, Moscow lawyer who met Don Trump Jr. had Russian spy agency as client, Jared Kushner discloses dozens more assets in revised financial filing, Sean Spicer is out as White House press secretary, and all the wild claims Trump made in his bizarre New York Times interview including that weird bit about Napoleon and Hitler

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

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Episode #1718: Reminder: Citizen Radio still needs your support! If you've been enjoying the show, consider becoming a member or upping your support today

Katharine Heller (@spkheller) joins the show to talk parenting and filming people on the subway. Also, GOP lawmaker got direction from Moscow and took it back to D.C., the U.S. has the highest rate of maternal mortality in developed world and ProPublica is attempting to ID the women who have died, "abortion pill reversal" gains traction among anti-abortion advocates, Washington law will alert survivors when domestic abusers try to buy a gun, GOP seeks to close Federal Election Agency, Congressional committee votes to give Charlie Gard and parents permanent residence in the U.S., ICE is using prostitution diversion courts to stalk immigrants, jail where Sandra Bland dies now authorized to detain undocumented immigrants, Taser lobbyist quietly appointed to top immigration enforcement job, Minnesota woman killed by cop outside her home, and Trump keeps the Iran deal in place but threatens new sanctions

Allison's eBook is now available to all patrons! Read it, see behind the scenes footage from her short film, and get access to all her work for as little as $1/month! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_7-21-17.mp3
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