Citizen Radio

Episode #776: Big thanks to the Cleveland Maniacs who came out to support Jamie! Also, Jamie shares a tale involving Samuel L. Jackson, and Allison talks about the protests in Turkey, Britain, Spain, and the rise of fascism in Greece.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_06-03-13.mp3
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Episode #775: Welcome to rock bottom! Help send Bangladeshi workers to a Walmart shareholders meeting, Gitmo hunger strike worsens, why some men freak out over female breadwinners, the media attending Eric Holder's off-the-record meeting, officials now say Ibragim Todashev was unarmed when he was murdered by a FBI agent, and a gun nut tries to kill Michael Bloomberg.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_05-31-13.mp3
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Episode #774: Allison and Jamie talk about day 2 of Operation #killsugar, discuss Waif-Fu, the three women who took on Facebook, a Gitmo guard who converted to Islam, the ridiculously expensive project Chicago is using public funds for as it closes schools, why Nike still sucks, the expanding Walmart workers' resistance, and a crazy new bill that was just introduced in Kansas.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_05-30-132.mp3
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Episode #773: Jamie talks about Operation Kill Sugar (#killsugar), Allison explains why a 20+ day occupation of Cooper Union is being virtually ignored by the media, brace yourself for agreeing with Vladimir Putin (on Monsanto sucking), the definition of "terrorism," AG Eric Holder's shocking admission regarding drones and another weird update on the DOJ's spying on journalists, a strange apology from Media Matters, and the sentencing of hacktivist Jeremy Hammond.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_05-29-13.mp3
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Episode #772: Allison delivers everything you need to know about the Chicago school closings, and Allison and Jamie discuss the DOJ's War on Journalists, Madea Benjamin's brave moment during President Obama's drone speech, and the weird story of a Chechen man, allegedly with ties to Tamerlan Tsarnaev, who was shot and killed by the FBI. Also, Detroit's Emergency Manager wants to loot the Art Institute

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_05-27-13.mp3
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Episode #771: Allison and Jamie discuss how Wolf Blitzer is a professional idiot, the Chicago Board of Ed votes to shut down 50 schools (though Asean Johnson's school is spared), offer some advice to the mens (stop telling ladies how to look), and read some of your Maniac Mail.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_05-24-13.mp3
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Episode #770: An amazing 9-year-old activist owns Rahm Emanuel on school closings, Conviction of Genocidal Dictator Efrain Rios Montt Overturned by Guatemala's Highest Court, Walmart Security Allegedly Suspected Father of Kidnapping Biracial Kids, Sergeant Accused of Secretly Filming Female Cadets, and in part 2 of the show, journalist Ali Gharib (@ali_gharib) discusses the Syria intervention debate.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_05-23-13.mp3
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Episode #769: Two hate crimes this week in NYC's village, protester tasered while DOJ refuses to arrest bankers, Facebook's weird priorities, Occupy OK Tornado Relief Fund, Oklahoma senator: Tornado aid “totally different” from Sandy aid, hundreds of low-wage workers go on strike in D.C., Former Sen. Judd Gregg Named CEO Of Top Wall Street Lobbying Group, the real consequences of austerity continue.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_05-22-13.mp3
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Episode #768: Jamie is a language pioneer, the Chicago Board of Education considers closing 54 schools despite overwhelming evidence the closures won't fix the city's deficit, a Florida teen is expelled and charged with a felony for being in a lesbian relationship, labor deal emerges in aftermath of Bangladesh tragedy, day 100 passes of the Gitmo hunger strike, Abercrombie & Fitch's fat-shaming CEO.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_05-21-13.mp3
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Episode #767: Allison and Jamie discuss women in secularism, fast food workers unite, Chicago school closings protests, Judge says lesbian's partner must leave house due to her "lifestyle," Koch brothers dump toxic byproduct on Detroit, regulators back down on derivatives rule, the AP scoop that ran to DOJ probe only ran after CIA sign off, head of Fort Campbell harassment program arrested in domestic dispute.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_05-20-13.mp3
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