Citizen Radio

Episode #932: Journalist Jeff Sharlet (@JeffSharlet) talks about his fantastic article on what it's like to be gay in Putin's Russia, and U.S. right-wing fundamentalists' influence abroad.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_02-07-14.mp3
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Episode #931: Allison and Jamie discuss Piers Morgan (#FriendsOfPiers), Janet Mock, and transphobia, and then interview Sarah Kendzior (@sarahkendzior) about Twitter feminism and who the real bullies are.

We highly recommend you follow these people on Twitter: @sarahkendzior, @janetmock, @Lavernecox, @karnythia, @thetrudz, @suey_park, @HoodFeminism, @thewayofheid.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_02-06-14.mp3
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Episode #930: Allison and Jamie discuss Stephen King, Jerry Seinfeld, and the white/male privilege fan club, another Stand Your Ground case going to trial, the New York Times' crediting (and headline) problems, and answer some Maniac Mail, including a Maniac who had a bad experience at a protest.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_02-05-14.mp3
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Episode #929: Allison and Jamie recap the Super Bowl, Super Bowl commercials (including the infamous SodaStream commercial), talk about how politics and sports cannot be separated, and discuss the hundreds of actions planned to protest the Keystone XL pipeline.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_02-04-14.mp3
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Episode #928: Allison and Jamie discuss Philip Seymour Hoffman and addiction, rich people having a sad, pathetic Woody Allen fanboys and Dylan Farrow's incredibly brave statement, and doctors saying the number of children dying in Detroit constitutes a "public health emergency."

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_02-03-14.mp3
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Episode #927: Allison and Jamie discuss Michelle Goldberg's piece in The Nation trashing WOC's hashtag feminism, WOC feeling marginalized from feminism, lunches being seized from children at a Utah elementary school, updates on Stop and Frisk, Northwestern football players football players petitioning to start a union, update on the Freedom Industries chemical spill, Occupy Portland protester who was pepper-sprayed by police ordered to pay the city, the crime of walking while black, and the Keystone pipeline's southern leg has begun transporting oil.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-31-14.mp3
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Episode #926: Allison and Jamie discuss President Obama's State of the Union address, oil companies bleeding dry public schools in Alaska, Macklemore, Richard Sherman, and white privilege.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-30-14.mp3
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Episode #925: Orginially aired October 2012: How to Survive A Plague's Peter Staley (@PeterStaley) on activism, Occupy, and fighting the long fight, followed by an interview with Stonewall bartender, Tree, who witnessed the Stonewall uprising, AIDS epidemic, and the legalization of gay marriage. Updated: You can now watch How to Survive A Plague on Netflix and elsewhere! 

The audio before Tree's interview is from the excellent document Stonewall Uprising, which you can watch for free. Thank you, PBS.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01_29_2014.mp3
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Episode #924: Allison and Jamie discuss Jamie's future baboon heart, Freedom Industries owing the IRS and creditors $6 million, Marlise Munoz and bodily autonomy, Tom Perkins' unhinged op-ed comparing Progressives to Nazis, and Kevin O'Leary claiming global poverty is a great motivator.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-27-14.mp3
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Episode #923: Dave Zirin (@EdgeOfSports) joins the show to discuss politics in sports. Originially aired 9/2011.

And author and advocate Kate Bornstein joins the show to discuss gender, Scientology, and staying alive. Check out Kate's books: A Queer and Pleasant Danger and Hello, Cruel World. Also, follow her on Twitter: @katebornstein. Originally aired 7/2012. 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-24-14.mp3
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