Citizen Radio

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has been the mantra of cis white men since the beginning of time, Forbes writer quits after sexism and media story is unpublished, funds for Tamir Rice's family are caught in legal limbo and a new fundraising campaign is underway, the officer who has been charged with manslaughter over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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Episode #1223: A brief Daredevil discussion, several bizarre Robert Gates updates (white privilege is a helluva thing), Senate committee approves fast-tracking of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the Bruce Jenner interview, Comcast-Time Warner merger deal is dead, David Petraeus receives no jail time for leaking highly classified information, F.B.I. can gag whistleblowers who want to talk to Congress, and rich people are why you can't get an apartment in NYC

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-26-15.mp3
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Episode #1222: Jenny Jaffe (@jennyjaffe) joins the show to discuss House of Cards being terrible and overrated, mental illness, and Project UROK (@projecturok). Check it out and consider contributing your own stories!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-24-15.mp3
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Episode #1221: DOJ opens investigation into Freddie Gray death, majority of Boston residents don't want Tsarnaev to receive the death penalty, Buzzfeed's censorship problem, NBC's conduct in the Richard Engel abduction story is more troubling than the Brian Williams scandal, middle school removes "Feminist" from a student's class photo, at least 650 people die when migrant vessel capsizes, and a very special interview with CR's new road-to-the-White House correspondent 

Special guest: Road-to-the-White House correspondent Robert Durst

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-23-15.mp3
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Episode #1220: Allison and Jamie discuss Allison's dream about Godzilla the courier, Missouri National Guard called protesters "enemy forces," the officer who killed Rekia Boyd has been found not guilty on all charges, Freddie Gray was brutally injured while in police custody and later died, Maniac Mail about standardized testing, Gawker's editorial staff is trying to unionize, the Walmart where the first-ever strike by Walmart employees occurred is closing due to "plumbing problems," and this oil spill you've never heard of has been leaking into the Gulf of Mexico for a decade

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_4-22-15.mp3
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