Citizen Radio

Episode #1395: FBI kills Oregon militiaman and arrests eight others, the terrible ethical track record of the FBI now includes running a child pornography website for almost two weeks, President Obama bans solitary confinement for juveniles in federal prisons, Denmark passes law allowing confiscation of refugees' valuables, more stories of undocumented immigrants in Flint who were not notified about the poisoned water, Zika epidemic is the result of climate change and budget cuts, another town is gripped by fear over lead-tainted water, and another woman is killed for turning down a man who hit on her

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_1-28-16.mp3
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Episode #1394: Thanks to the NYC Maniacs! Driver stranded in blizzard shoots and kills a man coming to his aid, National Review comes out against Donald Trump, Macklemore's "White Privilege" track, and lots of updates on reproductive rights: Grand Jury clears Planned Parenthood and indicts videographers behind heavily edited footage, SCOTUS strikes down North Dakota's "fetal heartbeat" law, Ted Cruz's campaign hands out bottled water in Flint—but only to anti-abortion groups, Oklahoma's bananas "informed consent" law, Florida House advances sweeping ban on abortions, and Marco Rubio's "pro-life advisory board" is full of weirdos

We hit 150% for Jamie's album so the Maniacs get a private concert! Some merch and the album are still available for pre-order!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_1-27-16.mp3
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Episode #1393: Blizzard clusterfuck edition of a#LPH-ish episode with @bohemianfaith and @Erek_Smith! (This episode is dedicated to the memory of @sallyt). NYC! Jamie's show is TONIGHT at Union Hall! Faith joins the show to discuss her new book How Queer!, stories of the many times we've been fired, Ta-Nehisi Coates and Killer Mike discuss Bernie Sanders and reparations, EPA bureaucrat latest to resign over the Flint water crisis, how the Flint water crisis is affecting undocumented immigrants, the Grand Jury in the Tamir Rice case did not take a vote on charges, a Grand Jury has indicted a police officer for the murder of Anthony Hill, and Daniel Holtzclaw gets 263 years for rape and sex assault 

We hit 150% for Jamie's album so the Maniacs get a private concert! Some merch and the album are still available for pre-order!

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Episode #1392: Katharine (@spkheller) and Sally (@sallyt) join the show for Lady Power Hour! It's weird how threatened people are by female nudity, "Trainwreck theater shooter" is shockingly racist and anti-gay in addition to being a misogynist, Ohio cop used police database to stalk his rape victim after she reported him, former NYPD SVU investigator sues woman who accused him of sexual assault, 12-year-old girl killed by constable during eviction, we refuse to believe this masturbation booth for men is real (but even if it's satire, it's shitty satire), Marco Rubio promises to single-handedly defeat ISIS with his gun, Ted Cruz didn't report Goldman Sachs loan in Senate race, 62 people now own as much wealth as half the world's population, check out the exciting progressive gains in Taiwan, and health insurance companies continue to suck

We hit 150% for Jamie's album so the Maniacs get a private concert! Some merch and the album are still available for pre-order!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_1-21-16.mp3
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Episode #1391: Katharine (@spkheller) and Sally (@sallyt) join the show for Lady Power Hour! The very white Oscars have prompted some black celebrities to boycott the awards show, Scholastics pulls A Birthday Cake for George Washington after accusations that the book sanitizes slavery, standing up to sexual harassment and assault in L.A.'s comedy scene, stop telling people to smile at your children, brave women continue to shout their abortions, Flint is charging people $100+/month for poisoned water and the state recently pulled a poster that told parents the water was safe to use to bathe their babies

We hit 150% for Jamie's album so the Maniacs get a private concert! Some merch and the album are still available for pre-order!

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_1-20-16.mp3
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Episode #1390: Democratic Debate and the ghost of Martin O'Malley, Oregon militia paves a road through part of wildlife sanctuary, study: minimum wage increases don't hurt the restaurant industry, Donald Trump enlists children to sing creepy songs at his rally, Al Jazeera American terminates all TV and digital operations, Iran intercepts U.S. Naval ship that was in Iranian waters and the U.S.-Iran prisoner swap

Special guests: "Bernie Sanders" and Republican Baby

We hit 150% for Jamie's album so the Maniacs get a private concert! Some merch and the album are still available for pre-order!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_1-19-16.mp3
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Episode #1389: Back by popular demand: the ghost of Hitler, Alan Rickman died which is total bullshit (he was a good dude in addition to being a great actor), the Oscar nominees are incredibly white yet again (and Creed's Ryan Coogler and Michael B. Jordan were robbed of nominations), new Charlie Hebdo cartoon suggests dead 3-year-old refugee Alan Kurdi would have become sexual attacker, Flint has seen a spike in Legionnaries' disease, the Koch brothers' father helped build an oil refinery for the Nazis, and Nikki Haley is no hero

We hit 150% for Jamie's album so the Maniacs get a private concert! Some merch and the album are still available for pre-order!

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_1-15-16.mp3
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Episode #1388: Obama's last SOTU address, Republican Party takes aim at Donald Trump's anti-immigrant rhetoric in SOTU response, Michigan's Rick Snyder should face criminal charges, and the National Guard is helping to distribute bottled water in Flint, DHS is "focusing on the family" in latest deportations, and German police arrest 211 after far-right riot

We hit 150% for Jamie's album so the Maniacs get a private concert! Some merch and the album are still available for pre-order!

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_1-14-16.mp3
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Episode #1387: Allison vs. Desmond, North Carolina's abortion law gets even crazier, Donald Trump gets some help from his white nationalist friends as Trump decries Ringling Bros. announces it will no longer use elephants during performances, Daily Telegraph decides not to use its creepy employee-tracking monitors, experts warn cuts to UK sexual health services will lead to an STI "explosion," and Hillary Clinton says she's "worried" about Bernie Sanders' "revolution"

We hit 150% for Jamie's album so the Maniacs get a private concert! Some merch and the album are still available for pre-order!

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_1-13-16.mp3
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Episode #1386: David Bowie: Patron saint of weirdos, that time Bowie called out MTV for being racist, two Iraqi refugees face terror-related charges, Syrian refugees attacked with pepper spray in Vancouver, two-year-old boy is first known victim of refugee crisis in 2016 (where are the pro-lifers?), Texas fires trooper charged with perjury in death of Sandra Bland, NYPD agrees to let an outside monitor review its surveillance program, New York launches medical marijuana, and where were the post-Hebdo free speech crusaders as France spent the last year crushing free speech?

We hit 150% for Jamie's album so the Maniacs get a private concert! Some merch and the album are still available for pre-order!

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_1-12-16.mp3
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