Citizen Radio (general)

Episode #1590: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Allison ruins La-La Land for Jamie, Allison and Jamie talk about their latest Patreon pieces, Lindy West leaves Twitter because it is unusable for anyone but trolls, robots, and dictators, House GOP scraps plan to gut ethics watchdog after emergency meeting, and Russia hysteria infects the Washington Post again as they publish a false story about Russia hacking the U.S. electric grid

Read Allison on how bigotry did get Trump elected: https://www.patreon.com/posts/sorry-denialists-7592569 and Jamie's latest piece at patreon.com/jamiekilstein

Jamie has new FREE music up at soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/jamiekilstein and a new stand-up clip about Mike Pence and HB2: https://t.co/u199TIMFFL

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_1-4-17.mp3
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Episode #1589: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Jamie interviews artist and tattoo artist Kat Von D (@thekatvond) about animal rights and being an artist. Also, Jamie's hiking adventures, Allison predicts Jamie will join a cult within six months, and a federal judge halts Obamacare's transgender and abortion-related protections nationwide

Read Allison on how bigotry did get Trump elected: https://www.patreon.com/posts/sorry-denialists-7592569

Jamie has new FREE music up at soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/jamiekilstein and a new stand-up clip about Mike Pence and HB2: https://t.co/u199TIMFFL

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_1-3-17.mp3
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Episode #1588: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Allison refuses to get sick, North Carolina's HB2 repeal fell apart, Somali-American woman forgives her attacker for hate crime, Newt Gingrich and Corey Lewandowski say Trump has given up on "draining the swamp," Trump's pick to lead US trade and industrial policy describes China as, "brutal, amoral, ruthless, and cheating," Trump names Kellyanne Conway as Counselor to the President and Ryan Zinke, who was caught in a "pattern of fraud" at Seal Team 6 as Interior Secretary, Trump is treating appointments like a casting call, 11 of America's biggest technology companies meet with Trump to "engage" on gigantic corporate tax cut, Obama will formally end program that could have been basis for Trump's Muslim registry, but another monitoring program remains in effect

Jamie has new FREE music up at soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/jamiekilstein and a new stand-up clip about Mike Pence and HB2: https://t.co/u199TIMFFL

Read Allison on Glenn Beck's rebranding tour: https://www.patreon.com/posts/7540988

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-23-16.mp3
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Episode #1587: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Jamie tries to extort money from Canada, Allison's piece on Glenn Beck's rebranding tour, Trump lures reporters to Palm Beach with Lay's potato chips and quick chat off the record, Austria's far right signs cooperation pact with Putin's Party and met with Trump's national security adviser, Trump is using a private security force of retired cops and FBI agents to protect him and clamp down on protesters, man claims he was kicked off flight after speaking in Arabic, Kuwait cancels major event at Four Seasons and switches to Trump's D.C. hotel following political pressure, Trump still has millions in hedge funds, wealthy people bid to have coffee with Ivanka Trump, Texas moves to officially cut Planned Parenthood out of Medicaid program, and Trump's son-in-law says camp had deal with media group for better coverage.

Jamie has new FREE music up at soundcloud! https://soundcloud.com/jamiekilstein

Read Allison on Glenn Beck's rebranding tour: https://www.patreon.com/posts/7540988

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-22-16.mp3
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Episode #1586: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Allison and Jamie discuss the Kedi trailer in their calm inside voices, Glenn Beck's rebranding tour, the ongoing coup in North Carolina, Gov. Pat McCrory calls for special legislative session to repeal HB2, Gov. LePage orders Department of Labor not to enforce minimum wage law, Trump praises his supporters for their "nasty, mean, and vicious" behavior during the election, A&E promotes the KKK in a new series, truck crash kills 12 in Berlin Christmas market, three people wounded in shooting at Zurich Islamic center, and the Russian ambassador was shot and killed in Ankara by man who shouted: "Don't forget Aleppo"

Jamie has new FREE music up at soundcloud! https://soundcloud.com/jamiekilstein

Read Allison on Glenn Beck's rebranding tour: https://www.patreon.com/posts/7540988

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-21-16.mp3
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Episode #1585: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Jamie's War on Christmas song, Patreon questions about feminist reading recs and the definition of the Overton Window, Maniac Mail from a young listener who is going to take over the world, North Carolina Republicans plot legislative coup against democracy, Trump's 17 cabinet-level picks have more money than a third of American households combined, Trump's radical-right Israel Ambassador pick, white nationalist who yelled "Hail Trump!" thinking about Congressional run, abortion is found to have little effect on women's mental health, University of Minnesota players to boycott football over sexual assault suspensions, and Twitter was cut out of Trump tech meeting over failed emoji deal because 2016 is super, super weird

Jamie has new FREE music up at soundcloud! https://soundcloud.com/jamiekilstein

Read Allison on how any post-mortem of the media's Trump failure must center around race and gender: https://www.patreon.com/posts/7485003

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-19-16.mp3
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Episode #1584: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Allison is a ninja, Jamie and Allison share some of their favorite vegan recipes, Democratic House candidates were also targets of alleged Russian hacking, NBC report using anonymous sources says Putin was directly involved with Russian interference in U.S. election, Maniac Mail about contaminated water in Corpus Christi, Fox News sued by yet another woman claiming Roger Ailes sexually harassed her, there have been over 200 school shooting incidents since the Sandy Hook massacre, and President Obama blocks states from defunding Planed Parenthood — but the Trump administration will likely quickly reverse that

Jamie has new FREE music up at soundcloud! https://soundcloud.com/jamiekilstein

Read Allison on how any post-mortem of the media's Trump failure must center around race and gender: https://www.patreon.com/posts/7485003

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-16-16.mp3
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Episode #1583: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

The scissors paradox, more on the atrocity in Aleppo, John Kasich vetoes "Heartbeat Bill" and signs 20-week abortion ban, water protector who disarmed Dakota Access "infiltrator" put on Morton County Most Wanted list, Trump team working to remove top NATO official, Trump's National Security adviser Michael Flynn shared classified info without permission, Bob Gates and Condoleezza Rice strongly support Exxon's Rex Tillerson for Secretary of State — and he just so happens to be a client of their consulting firm, and almost 1 in 4 Electoral College Democrats are demanding an intelligence briefing on foreign interference in the presidential election

Jamie has new FREE music up at soundcloud! https://soundcloud.com/jamiekilstein

Read Allison on how any post-mortem of the media's Trump failure must center around race and gender: https://www.patreon.com/posts/7485003

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-15-16.mp3
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Episode #1582: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Jamie's shady doctor visit, Trump picks retired Gen. John Kelly to head Homeland Security and Rick Perry, who once couldn't remember that he wanted to cut the Department of Energy, to head the Department of Energy, Energy Department won't disclose names of employees who worked on climate change to Trump team, Trump is set to inherit state-run TV network with expanded reach, pipeline dumps 176,000 gallons of crude oil into a North Dakota creek not far from Standing Rock, petition to commute Chelsea Manning's sentence has enough signatures to force response from White House, Ta-Nehisi Coates profiles President Obama, Pentagon buries evidence of $125 billion in bureaucratic waste, U.S. gifts Israel with two F-35 fighter jets that cost $100 million each, and "a complete meltdown of humanity" in Aleppo

Read Allison on how any post-mortem of the media's Trump failure must center around race and gender: https://www.patreon.com/posts/7485003

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-14-16.mp3
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Episode #1581: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Jamie takes his parents on a tour of California, Garrison Keillor calls Keith Ellison a "lackluster black Muslim congressman," the LA times publishes (and retracts) letter from person who calls Japanese internment during WWII Japanese "staying out of the way and not causing complications," trans women killed in Oakland fire misgendered in reports, Donald Trump: "Nobody really knows if climate change is real" (it is.), and says he doesn't need daily intelligence briefings because he's "smart," Maniac Mail from a 14-year-old Texan, women's march on Washington barred from Lincoln Memorial, Israeli Prime Minister hopes to work with Trump to undo Iran deal, and the New York times publishes a huge false equivalency comparing Muslims being threatened with physical violence to white people being called racist

Read Allison on the water protectors' victory against DAPL and why it's important to savor the victories https://www.patreon.com/posts/savor-victories-7432813

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-13-16.mp3
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