Citizen Radio

Episode #1233: George Zimmerman injured in shooting, Sy Hersh published a report challenging the Obama administration's official story about the raid that led to the death of Osama bin Laden (this is not the first time the story has been challenged), and suddenly Very Serious People are worried about proper sourcing, ex-CIA officer convicted in leak case sentenced to 3.5 years in prison even though David Petraeus received only probation and a fine, Elon Musk is an asshole, nine Georgia deputies have been fired in the wake of a college student's death, and Maniac Mail about the CMAs, propaganda, and the UK elections.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_5-13-15.mp3
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Episode #1232: Jamie returns to jiu-jitsu, Allison is creepy, U.S. has a weird way of showing moms they're loved considering mothers die at twice the rate they did in 2000, the U.S. offers no paid maternity leave, and most low-wage workers are women (but they still make less than men), Gov. Cuomo announces "emergency measures" to protect nail salon workers, NSA bulk collection of call data ruled illegal, Jeb Bush says Dubya is a top foreign policy advisor, animals in drought-stricken states are dying of thirst and yet a House Committee just cut NASA's budget, imperiling climate change research, and the DoD pays Jet players to salute the troops

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_5-12-15.mp3
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Episode #1231: Mass text fighting with your family is a circle of hell, the cockroach war, anti-austerity activists protest Tory victory in UK, the New York Times' profile on nail salon workers highlights the plight of undocumented low-wage workers, Natasha McKenna's death ruled an accident due to "excited delirium," Oklahoma triples the waiting period for an abortion, and "dad bod" is celebrated because sexism.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_5-11-15.mp3
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Episode #1230: Baltimore mayor seeks DOJ inquiry, Attorney General Loretta Lynch thanks Baltimore cops for their "service" during the uprising, 14-year-old's hilarious answers to sex ed homework, DEA reprimands agents for leaving a college student in a cell for five days, yet another UKIP member suspended, things that only white people can get with, a bizarre fake police force included one of Kamala Harris' aids, NSA is recruiting on college campuses, and a Christian game developer created a violently homophobic video game to show the gaming world is "too overly sensitive"

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_5-8-15.mp3
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Episode #1229: Joss Whedon clarifies that he did not leave Twitter because of mean feminists, "band together for the cause" has been the mantra of cis white men since the beginning of time, Forbes writer quits after sexism and media story is unpublished, funds for Tamir Rice's family are caught in legal limbo and a new fundraising campaign is underway, the officer who has been charged with manslaughter over Freddie Gray's death previously threatened to kill himself and his ex-partner's husband, surveillance planes spotted in the sky for days after Baltimore uprising, Oklahoma lawmaker threatens to set himself on fire over abortion issue, the destruction of the Wisconsin State Supreme Court, and the Senate GOP passes an insane budget proposal

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_5-7-15.mp3
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Episode #1228: Jamie's sick, but here's a short episode about NOLA's gentrified Jazzfest, more on the Garland shooting, why nothing associated with Pamela Geller should be considered a "free speech" event, ISIS claims responsibility for the shooting but has provided no evidence of a direct link, you definitely shouldn't shoot people who draw Muhammad, Fox News apologizes for erroneously reporting another Baltimore shooting, and MTA votes to ban all political ads

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_5-6-15.mp3
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Episode #1227: Jamie's back from tour! Thanks to NOLA, Houston, and Austin Maniacs! May Day protests, Freddie Gray's death ruled a homicide and Baltimore curfew lifted following dozens of arrests and a transgender woman who was kept in a male holding cell for four days of "hell," two men have been shot and killed after opening fire outside of a Muhammad art exhibit organized by Pamela Geller, the same woman behind NYC hate speech ads, activists gather in Toronto to oppose "carding" by police, and Maniac Mail about anti-choicers, Chad Burgers, and a single mom who kicks some serious ass

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_5-5-15.mp3
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Episode #1226: Jamie's magical Nashville experience, thousands rally in coast-to-coast Baltimore solidarity protests as BPD scrambles to shape a plausible narrative that pardons its officers even though the second prisoner originally said Freddie Gray was "mostly quiet" inside the police van, BPD's "purge" story is unravelling, the mom who smacked her son on video says she didn't want him to be "a Freddie Gray," Gray and his siblings filed a lead poisoning lawsuit in 2009, Baltimore's mayor walks back her "thug" comments, woman discovers a two-way mirror inside a Chicago bar bathroom, NYPD violates the First Amendment by asking arrested protesters about their political affiliations, and a pick-up artist says he was seduced, used, and abandoned by Dr. Oz

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_5-1-15.mp3
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Episode #1225: Rand Paul weighs in on Baltimore and it goes as badly as you'd imagine, activist shuts down Wolf Blitzer, Adam Sandler's new film is (unsurprisingly) racist, Bernie Sanders is running for president, and Los Angeles county to pay $700,000 to minorities targeted by cops

Special guest: Road to the White House correspondent Robert Durst

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-30-15.mp3
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Episode #1224: Uprising in Baltimore, the culture of police brutality, and nonviolence as compliance. Also, a thank you to the San Francisco Maniacs and a shout-out to all the anxiety-ridden introverts

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-29-15.mp3
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