Citizen Radio (general)

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

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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-18-17.mp3
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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.

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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-17-17.mp3
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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)

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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-16-17.mp3
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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

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

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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-14-17.mp3
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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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-11-17.mp3
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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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-10-17.mp3
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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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-9-17.mp3
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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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-8-17.mp3
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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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-7-16.mp3
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