Citizen Radio

Episode #1118: Originally aired December 2009: One of Howard Zinn’s last interviews. Topics: civil disobedience, war, class, patriotism, Joe Lieberman, Afghanistan, artists’ roles in activism, anarchism, why studying history is so important, racism, President Obama, and what makes him happy.

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Get tickets for Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall (get tickets in advance because they're cheaper). Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and 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_11-05-14.mp3
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Episode #1117: Allison and Jamie read lots of Maniac Mail, and discuss white people rioting because sports (and the media not calling these events riots), the Ferguson no-fly zone, a Christian man who beheaded the son of an Oklahoma state trooper because he was allegedly practicing witchcraft, Sen. Lindsey Graham's "joke", the Vonderrit Myers autopsy, and Austin police "joking" about raping a woman.

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Get tickets for Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall (get tickets in advance because they're cheaper). Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and 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_11-04-14.mp3
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Episode #1116: Allison and Jamie discuss police capturing Eric Frein alive, the shady director behind that street harassment video, black voters being knocked off voter rolls en masse, Sodastream shuts down production in the West Bank, young black man killed by police in Utah may have been a cosplayer, Pennsylvania governor signs free speech ban targeting criminal offenders, and tech firms employ thousands of immigrants as "indentured servants"

Special guests: Helena and Republican Baby

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" is TONIGHT Nov 3 and Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall. Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and 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_11-03-14.mp3
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Episode #1115: Allison interviews Jessica Luther (@scATX) about vanishing reproductive rights, Texas progressives fighting back, the Wendy Davis campaign, college football, sexual assault, and consent laws. Also, the woman in the street harassment video is getting rape threats and a BIG problem with that video (almost all the white street harassers were edited out), many uninvited guests drop by, and Jamie's show starts Monday! (Get tickets nownowNOW)

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" is Nov 3 and Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall. Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and 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_10-31-14.mp3
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Episode #1114: Allison and Jamie discuss mental illness stigmas, McDonald's giving up, two minutes of walking on the Internet as a woman (and the original video 10 hours of walking in NYC as a woman), Berkeley students call on university to cancel speech by "bigot and racist" Bill Maher, Jian Ghomeshi: it's not about BDSM, it's about consent, and a study reveals the Deepwater Horizon spill left an oil ring the size of Rhode Island at the bottom of the ocean.

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" is Nov 3 and Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall. Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and 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_10-30-14.mp3
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Episode #1113: Katharine Heller (@spkheller) guest-hosts! Citizen Radio's guide to not being racist, sexist, and awful on Halloween, the layers of oppression in the Washington high school shooting, how Governors Cuomo and Christie made the Ebola scare much, much worse, GamerGate: it's about sexism, not ethics in journalism, rich people are ruining everything, and the NYPD shot an innocent woman again, but NBD because terrorism.

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" is Nov 3 and Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall. Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and 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_10-28-14.mp3
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Episode #1112: Jamie's back! Also, on spite and revenge: a #NEWSFAIL interview conducted by Truthout's Joe Macare. 

Upcoming live gigs: NYC! Jamie's NEW improv show "Kilstein: A People's Guide to Comedy" is Nov 3 and Nov 10, and Citizen Radio Live! returns Nov 14 at Union Hall. Also, #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and 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_10-27-14.mp3
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Episode #1111: Allison is joined by Molly Knefel (@mollyknefel) and Katharine Heller (@spkheller)! U.S. media freaks out on behalf of Canadians following shooting, Shep Smith has a moment of clarity, jury returns guilty verdict for four former Blackwater guards, Chris Kluwe schools #Gamergate fan boys, Mike Brown's autopsy and how it doesn't excuse Darren Wilson's actions, a confused NYPD officer kicks a fellow cop in the head thinking he's a suspect, and California agrees to stop locking down prisoners by race.

Recommended reading: Molly's Rolling Stone article about police using military-grade weapons in high schools.

Upcoming live gigs: #AddictedToFriendship shows in St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-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_10-24-14.mp3
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Episode #1110: Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) and Nicole Drespel (@nicolemtherese) join the show to discuss Hannibal Buress reminding the world Bill Cosby is a rapist (even if you think he's very funny), Kathleen Hale's creepy, obsessive behavior that isn't charming just because she's a white lady, weird rich people being weird, and Wellesley's (and other 'women's colleges') evolving policies on transgender students.

Upcoming live gigs: #AddictedToFriendship shows in DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-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_10-23-14.mp3
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Episode #1109: Allison and Jamie are joined by Citizen Radio's John Frusciante (@johnjfrusciante)! Rainn Wilson to produce TV series with accused rapist, Anita Sarkeesian threat included reference to Marc Lepine Montreal massacre (in case you doubted this is about terrorism), Keene students chant for cops to bring out tank, and a conversation about the thin line between solidarity and disaster tourism.

Upcoming live gigs: #AddictedToFriendship shows in Philly, DC, St. Louis, and Chicago. Check Jamie's site for links!

Remember to pre-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_10-22-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00 AM