Citizen Radio (general)

Episode #1652: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Tessa Hersh (@wellitclaire) joins the show to talk about how men are the worst*, security drags David Dao off plane because United overbooked flight and now the media is victim-blaming with the stale "no angel" narrative, Jeff Sessions wants to bring back the War on Drugs, Florida sheriff and deputies warn drug dealers in batshit ISIS-style video, and San Bernardino school shooting was domestic violence murder

*#notallmen

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-12-17.mp3
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Episode #1651: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) and Faith Beauchemin (@bohemianfaith) join the show to answer Patreon questions about Legion (no spoilers) and dealing with anti-choice activists. Also, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has "no further comment" on North Korea following their missile test, Trump gutted the State Department and half of the top jobs are still unfilled, administration considers far-reaching steps for "extreme vetting," Trump can pull money from his businesses whenever he wants without notifying anyone, Republicans are making another push for Obamacare repeal, Rahm Emanuel touts new requirement that high school students would have to show a job or college acceptance to get their diploma, "nuisance laws" discourage domestic violence victims from calling the police, and Faith shouts out Golden Girls

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-11-17.mp3
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Episode #1650: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) and Faith Beauchemin (@bohemianfaith) join the show to answer a Patreon question about writing original, diverse characters. Also, Trump destroys Syrian airfield with dozens of cruise missiles and the media declares he's acting "presidential," Hillary Clinton agrees the U.S. should "take out" Assad's air fields, U.S. military under Trump has allegedly killed over 1,000 civilians in Iraq and Syria in a single month, Neil Gorsuch confirmed by Senate as Supreme Court justice, Steve Bannon calls Jared Kushner a "cuck" and "globalist," and Kushner omitted meeting with Russians on security clearance forms

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-10-17.mp3
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Episode #1649: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss Pepsi's incredibly tone-deaf ad featuring a protesting Kendall Jenner, Mitch McConnell goes "nuclear" to break Supreme Court filibuster, Neil Gorsuch has been accused of plagiarism, Jared Kushner helped push Steve Bannon out of the National Security Council, 21 companies have pulled ads from The O'Reilly Factor, stop asking us to feel sympathetic towards Trump supporters, Devin Nunes steps aside from the House's investigation into Russia and Trump, Trump, citing no evidence, suggests Susan Rice committed a crime, and Parker shares a conspiracy theory about Alex Jones and Bill Hicks being the same person

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Episode #1648: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Lydia Hensler (@LydiaHensler) joins the show to discuss Trump aide Sebastian Gorka backing a violent anti-Semitic militia. Also, Jared Kushner makes a surprise Iraq visit, reported terrorist attack in Russia, and oligarchy and the loss of trust in institutions

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-6-17.mp3
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Episode #1647: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Lydia Hensler (@LydiaHensler) joins the show to discuss Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and Big Little Lies (no spoilers). Also, Senate Democrats now have the votes to filibuster Neil Gorsuch, Blackwater founder Erik Prince (Betsy DeVos' brother) held secret meeting to establish Trump-Putin back channel, Republican politician says women should be forced to carry dead fetuses "to term," judge temporarily stops Kentucky's only remaining abortion clinic from closing, antiabortion activists behind undercover Planned Parenthood videos charged with 15 felonies, and conservatives think women are witches and LGBT people can steal rainbows from God—which is pretty badass 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-5-17.mp3
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Episode #1646: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss problematic favs, transphobia, and the ingredients of revolution. Also, Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner are still raking in money from their business interests, EPA Chief Scott Pruitt rejects agency's science and chooses not to ban insecticide, North Carolina's HB2 replacement bill still bars schools from enacting anti-discrimination rules for four years, Rikers to close and be replaced with several smaller jails, Betsy DeVos says picking a school should be like choosing among Uber, Lyft, or a taxi, student loan forgiveness program approval letters may be invalid, and it's laughable to say teams are now scared of Colin Kaepernick because he's vegan

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-4-172.mp3
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Episode #1645: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss UK and US solidarity and why impeachment isn't a magic solution. Also, Mike Flynn offers to testify before Congress in exchange for immunity and did not disclose income from Russian companies, Mike Pence breaks Senate tie to pass anti-Planned Parenthood bill, Bill O'Reilly accused by women of sexual harassment and Fox News is sued by two black women for racial discrimination, Maxine Waters destroys O'Reilly, and the ongoing Republican civil war

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-3-17.mp3
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Episode #1644: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Keisha Zollar (@keishaz) joins the show to discuss sad, Conservative men and their fear boners and help answer your Patreon questions about fav musicals and assholes who judge people who work blue collar jobs. Also, Donald Trump literally won't stop golfing, repeal of Obamacare is back on the agenda because the Republicans are monsters, water is increasingly unaffordable for many Americans, hundreds of refugee children in Sweden have fallen unconscious after being informed that their families will be expelled from the country, new Arkansas law requires doctors to "investigate" women seeking abortions, and LGBTQ Americans won't be counted in 2020 U.S. census

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_3-31-17.mp3
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Episode #1643: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Parker Molloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to share stories about starting out as a writer, the beauty of a good nap, and the weird panic over leggings. Also, the State Department approves the Keystone XL pipeline, the New York Times publishes a terrible op-ed arguing that the Democrats should stop defending abortion, white supremacist charged with terrorism in fatal NYC stabbing of Timothy Caughman, and North Carolina's transphobic bathroom bill will lose the state nearly $4 billion

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_3-30-17.mp3
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