Citizen Radio

Episode #700: Happy 700th episode! Allison shares the tragic tale of Desmond Abigail Kilstein, and CR reads a couple of their favorite recent Maniac letters.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-31-13.mp3
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Episode #699: No, Anonymous doesn't have warheads, update on the NYC school bus strike, Susie Cagle breaks down why you're not a terrible person for eating quinoa, a new questionable study from CUNY on Occupy, Chris Christie vetoes a minimum wage increase, mom loses four children to gun violence, revenge porn, and the health Department intends to revoke license from Mississippi's only abortion clinic.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-30-13.mp3
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Episode #698: Allison Jamie yell at Michael Bloomberg for his wildly sexist comments, Catholics for their pro-life hypocrisy, and a commenter for suggesting students from Philadelphia's rapidly closing public schools "just move." Plus, the war on ag whistleblowers and creepy revenge porn websites.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-29-13.mp3
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Episode #697: Allison and Jamie talk some more about the fake feminism thing, Anonymous tells the U.S. government: "there will be change, or there will be chaos" in response to Aaron Swartz's death, Israel finally admits to giving birth control to Ethiopian women, and read this Glenn Greenwald article about how the White House shielded Wall Street from prosecutions in order to make your blood boil.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-28-13.mp3
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Episode #696: Allison and Jamie discuss the thrilling world of fake feminism, plus lots of tears spliced with amusing anecdotes. 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-25-13.mp3
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Episode #695: Roe v. Wade turns 40 as several states rush to ban legal abortion, the last abortion provider in Mississippi, a new ruling on Stop-and-Frisk and how S&F is a form of sexual assault, MLK is used to promote militarism, and the relationship between homeless people and their dogs.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-24-13.mp3
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Episode #694: Allison interviews former CIA officer John Kiriakou (@JohnKiriakou), who faces 30 months in prison for blowing the whistle on torture, talks about why MSNBC was wrong when it said no activists applied for protest permits for inauguration day, Jamie gives an update on the Lloyd Irvin school rape, former Senator Ben Nelson becomes a lobbyist, and CR explains why you shouldn't be afraid to disagree with them (but please don't be rude).

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-23-13.mp3
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Episode #693: Allison and Jamie discuss their John Locke sighting, the presidential inauguration (or coronation), the erased history of Martin Luther King, Jr., discuss bigoted Zero Dark 30 tweets, the crazy story of a CVS manager who strangled a homeless man for stealing tooth paste, and read some amazing Listener Mail, including from a Maniac who served in the army who witnessed a rape and was inspired by CR to report it to the Inspector General. 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-22-13.mp3
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Episode #692: Allison and Jamie discuss Mali and the Algerian hostage story, and the unintended consequences of intervention, the jiu-jitsu community fighting back against rape culture, and the possibility that Aaron Swartz was targeted by the DOJ for his FOIA request on Bradley Manning. 

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-21-13.mp3
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Episode #691: Allison and Jamie discuss this much-talked about piece on quinoa that appeared on the Guardian website, Deadspin is awesome, Notre Dame finally makes a statement...about a pretend lady, Jon Stewart is awful during Zero Dark Thirty interview, and GQ manages to be both racist and sexist.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_01-18-13.mp3
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