Citizen Radio

Episode #1136: Allison and Jamie talk about a grand jury declining to indict the officer who killed Eric Garner and the subsequent NYC protests, Bill Bratton's stunningly thoughtless remark and Bill de Blasio and Eric Holder whitewash history, why body cameras won't fix institutional racism, Rep. Peter King throws some fat-shaming into the racism mix, the cop who killed Tamir Rice was found unfit for duty in 2012, and cops do get fired sometimes (especially when they attack a white college student)

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago TONIGHT! Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-05-14.mp3
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Episode #1135: Allison and Jamie explain why the photo of the Ferguson hug is a lie, the myth of the black-on-black crime epidemic (and the companion "blacks don't care about crime" myth), the age old question "where is Balki now?", a Texas school board member apologizes for his racist KKK "White Christmas" Facebook post, the Oath Keepers in Ferguson, Shia LeBeouf: a person doesn't have to be likable to be a victim, police are killing more people than almost anyone else in Utah, and why body cameras won't end police violence.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-04-14.mp3
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Episode #1134: Darren Wilson resigns, Ray Rice wins his appeal, Florida officer shoots at an unarmed black man who was trying to save his daughter during an asthma attack, and Jamie always assumes the worst (even when his dad is being nice to him)

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-03-14.mp3
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Episode #1133: Allison and Jamie discuss the Rams players' Mike Brown tribute, nationwide fast food strikes planned for Dec 4, Black Friday protests including in St. Louis, video evidence police executed Tamir Rice (and then refused to give him first aid), white dude Larry McQuilliams shot up a bunch of government buildings in Austin and tried to set fire to the Mexican consulate, someone tried to run over Ferguson protesters, a pregnant woman in St. Louis lost an eye after police shot her with a bean bag, grand jury won't indict officers in the death of John Crawford, Darren Wilson describes Mike Brown as a "demon" and "it", video evidence Darrien Hunt fled from officers before they shot him, and cops slam an unarmed woman on the pavement and kill her in front of her family.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-02-14.mp3
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Episode #1132: Chicago! Don't miss your last chance to see Jamie and John perform together December 5 at The Playground! Author Maya Schenwar (@mayaschenwar) joins the show to discuss her excellent new book Locked Down, Locked Out about our failed prison system and why prisons don't work.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy TONIGHT Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-01-14.mp3
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Episode #1131: Allison and Jamie continue the annual tradition of answering Maniac Mail about surviving the holidays with your families. Topics: veganism, zombies, being child-free, and the murder of Mike Brown by Darren Wilson.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-27-14.mp3
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Episode #1130: Jamie and Allison discuss the Ferguson grand jury acquitting Darren Wilson, Darren Wilson's unbelievable (literally) version of events, nationwide solidarity protests, the false equivalency of comparing property destruction to the murder of Mike Brown, Mike Huckabee's dumb "lynch mob" comment, and Marissa Alexander agrees to a plea deal.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-26-14.mp3
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Episode #1129: Allison and Jamie are joined by Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu)! Rudy Giuliani says white cops are needed to stop black people from shooting each other, Cleveland police shoot and kill a 12-year-old carrying a fake gun, Lemony Snicket author's racist comment, and more on the Bill Cosby rape allegations.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-25-14.mp3
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Episode #1128: Allison and Jamie discuss Obama's militaristic immigration speech, top anchors have an off-record meetings with Darren Wilson, how conservatives rewrite history, a bunch of celebrities recorded a horrifically offensive Ebola song, turns out the Benghazi conspiracy theories are wrong (surprise!), tens of thousands of students in the UK march for free education, and an Uber executive suggests digging up dirt on journalists who have been critical of the company.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago Dec 5. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-24-14.mp3
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Episode #1127: Day two of Jamie with the flu! Media's weak response to the Bill Cosby rape accusations, pulling Cosby's show doesn't address the problem of rape culture, Don Lemon's vile comment, and Obama's executive order on immigration.

Upcoming live gigs: Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy Dec 1 and Dec 15 at Magnet Theater, and #AddictedToFriendship in Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative media will save us all and give us a nice review on Amazon! 

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

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_11-21-14.mp3
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