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Episode #1301: Katharine Heller (@spkheller) and Jenny Jaffe (@jennyjaffe) join the show for #LadyPowerHour! Deez Nuts endorses Bernie, joke thievery, right-wing media accuses Shaun King of not really being black, cis white male writers AKA Sad Puppies throw a fit over the Hugo Awards, Ashley Madison hack put thousands of women and LGBT people lives at risk and may have already motivated two suicides. Plus, an interview with Jeff Sharlet (@jeffsharlet, instagram.com/jeffsharlet) about Charly Keunang, a homeless black man killed by police, Trishawn Carey, a woman who faces life in prison for picking up an officer's night stick, police brutality, body cams, and Black Lives Matter

Go forth and tweet it: #CancerAndSex

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NYC: Don't miss Jamie's big show at Joe's Pub 9/6!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-25-15.mp3
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Episode #1300: Melissa Gira Grant (@melissagira) and Katharine Heller (@spkheller) join the show for #LadyPowerHour! Marvel's newest superhero is a black pre-teen genius with a sidekick T-Rex, Duggars pitch new TLC reality show where they counsel sex abuse victims and Josh Duggar admits to infidelity and being a "hypocrite" following the Ashley Madison hack, which is extremely creepy and exposing America's puritanical roots. Also, activists paint the Stonewall statues brown for Miss Major, is there any right way to reject a guy?, prep school rape accuser breaks down crying when defense attorney casts doubt on her "cloudy" memory, Regal Entertainment Group and security theater, New Yorkers come together in the spirit of being offended by boobs, Amber Batts tried to help sex workers and was convicted of sex trafficking, why hearts and gold stars are very different things, White House hires first openly transgender official, a "patriot" guarding a "Muslim free" gun store accidentally shoots himself, and sex positivity doesn't mean you get to violate people's boundaries

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Check out Jamie's Edinburgh shows at the Fringe Festival 8/18-8/31!

NYC: Don't miss Jamie's big show at Joe's Pub 9/6!

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Episode #1299: Melissa Gira Grant (@melissagira) and Katharine Heller (@spkheller) join the show for #LadyPowerHour! The dangers of medicating women diagnosed with low libidos. Mychal Denzel Smith (@mychalsmith) joins the show to discuss Ferguson, and how all resistances are messy, the rebirth of black rage, and Hillary Clinton's private meeting with Black Lives Matter activists, Ferguson cops are using "stink weapons," which are also used by the IDF against Palestinian protesters. Also, all hail Deez Nuts, our future president, please stop asking journalists to "pick their brain" AKA consulting for free, and LPH mail about how to protest if you're not a protester

PRE-ORDER JAMIE'S CD and get access to all kinds of Citizen Radio exclusives: ringtones, posters, photos of Desi and Penny, dinner with Citizen Radio, self-defense class, and more!

Check out Jamie's Edinburgh shows at the Fringe Festival 8/18-8/31!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-21-15.mp3
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Episode #1298: Katharine (@spkheller), Sally (@sallyt), and Katey (@khealywu) join #LadyPowerHour! Talib Kweli defends Bernie Sanders critics, PUA Roosh gets a drink tossed in his face while in Canada, Kenyan village where men are banned founded by survivors who were raped by British soldiers, female comic uses rape jokes as therapy, the first question Martin Luther King Jr. was asked on Meet the Press will sound very familiar to people following the Black Lives Matter movement, elite boarding school student accused of rape says seniors had annual sex competition, former state trooper flirts with apparently drunk driver and then stalks her on Facebook, #TransHealthFail, and LPH mail about taking a job that violates your morals

Go forth and tweet it: #vatofballs

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Check out Jamie's Edinburgh shows at the Fringe Festival 8/18-8/31!

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-20-15.mp3
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Episode #1297: Katharine (@spkheller) and Katey (@khealywu) join #LadyPowerHour! Reasons to be skeptical of campus coddling scare pieces, and Parker Malloy (@parkermolloy) joins the show to discuss trigger warnings, that awful Chicago Tribune op-ed written by a member of the editorial board wishing for a Hurricane Katrina-like event to hit Chicago, gender labeling on toys, and the epidemic of trans women of color being murdered. Also, Mike Huckabee backs denying abortion to 10-year-old who was raped by her stepfather, a man was arrested for bringing a bomb into a Kansas abortion clinic, Scott Walker embraces building a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, and the Today Show cuts off Janelle Monae's speech about police brutality

PRE-ORDER JAMIE'S CD and get access to all kinds of Citizen Radio exclusives: ringtones, posters, photos of Desi and Penny, dinner with Citizen Radio, self-defense class, and more!

Check out Jamie's Edinburgh shows at the Fringe Festival 8/18-8/31!

Remember to donate your Twitter account to Citizen Radio! It's a free way to support the show.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-19-15.mp3
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Episode #1296: Melissa Gira Grant (@melissagira) and Katharine Heller (@spkheller) join the show for #LadyPowerHour! Male sports writer shockingly tells male readers their sports idols accused of rape aren't their BFFs, Planned Parenthood (sigh) praises Donald Trump, the latest anti-PP video posted online, check out this helpful infographic charting all the figures and institutions behind the anti-PP videos, Atlantic writer calls Beyonce's hair "stringy" and "unpretty," thirty percent of California's forest firefighters are prisoners, tacos and beers and abortion (what more could you ask for?), Kristen Stewart's amazing response to questions about her sexuality, prostitution charge dropped in case an Albany journalist calls retaliation, NYPD mocks homeless people on its Flickr account (and do check out @NYPDBees—free the bees!), and LPH Mail about what to do if your boyfriend is a Manarchist and dress codes

PRE-ORDER JAMIE'S CD and get access to all kinds of Citizen Radio exclusives: ringtones, posters, photos of Desi and Penny, dinner with Citizen Radio, self-defense class, and more!

Jamie's Edinburgh gigs start TONIGHT at the Fringe Festival 8/18-8/31

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-18-15.mp3
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Episode #1295: Melissa Gira Grant (@melissagira) and Katharine Heller (@spkheller) join the show for #LadyPowerHour! Member of Chicago Tribune's editorial board wishes for a Hurricane Katrina-like event to change Chicago for the better, Amnesty International votes to adopt policy to protect human rights of sex workers despite dumb celebrities fighting them, Virginia Wesleyan College demands rape victim's entire sexual history, cops forcibly search woman's vagina after claiming they smell weed in her car, the rebirth of black rage, police improperly medicated woman who died in Cleveland prison, it's okay to acknowledge what Donald Trump said to Megyn Kelly is disgusting but she also has a long track record of being anti-feminist, Shade Schuler and Elisha Walker are the latest trans women to be murdered, and the bail trap punishes people for being poor

PRE-ORDER JAMIE'S CD and get access to all kinds of Citizen Radio exclusives: ringtones, posters, photos of Desi and Penny, dinner with Citizen Radio, self-defense class, and more!

Jamie's UK gigs: TONIGHT in Newcastle 8/17, and Edinburgh at the Fringe Festival 8/18-8/31

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-17-15.mp3
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Episode #1294: A series of unfortunate guests try to go to Edinburgh with Jamie, Joseph Parker: privileged white dude or hero or both?, Connecticut court bars execution of 11 death row inmates, Chelsea Manning faces solitary confinement over expired toothpaste, a Nazi romance novel is not a good idea, and an EPA screw up results in three million gallons of toxic wastewater pouring into the Animas River

Special guests: Republican Baby, Jan Brewer, and Bane

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Jamie's UK gigs start THIS WEEK: Glasgow 8/16Newcastle 8/17, and Edinburgh at the Fringe Festival 8/18-8/31

New Miscreants will receive a personalized copy of #NEWSFAIL and Jamie's CD "Libel, Slander, and Sedition," and new Hoodlums will receive a personalized copy of #NEWSFAIL, "Liberal Slander, and Sedition," and Jamie's other double-disc CD "What Alive People Do"! Sign up at wearecitizenradio.com

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_8-14-15.mp3
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Episode #1293: Dog-petting do's and don'ts, Marissa Johnson, one of the Black Lives Matter activists who interrupted Bernie Sanders speech in Seattle, explains her motivation, BLM sits down for a private meeting with Hillary Clinton in Boston, Ferguson's new police chief lies about why the police left Mike Brown's body on the street for so long, Marco Rubio wants you to know a human cannot become a cat, Jeb Bush defends the Bush Doctrine, and Target ditches gender labels for toys, home, and entertainment items

Correction: Johnson's interview was with TWIB, not The Stranger

Check out Jamie's new YouTube video!

Jamie's UK gigs start THIS WEEK: Glasgow 8/16Newcastle 8/17, and Edinburgh at the Fringe Festival 8/18-8/31

New Miscreants will receive a personalized copy of #NEWSFAIL and Jamie's CD "Libel, Slander, and Sedition," and new Hoodlums will receive a personalized copy of #NEWSFAIL, "Liberal Slander, and Sedition," and Jamie's other double-disc CD "What Alive People Do"! Sign up at wearecitizenradio.com

Remember to donate your Twitter account to Citizen Radio! It's a free way to support the show.

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_8-13-15.mp3
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Episode #1292: Reading/viewing recommendations, fuck management/studios—do it yourself! More than 100 people arrested in day of Ferguson protests, armed Oath Keepers show up in Ferguson, man-babies upset by image of Salma Hayek with quote from Frederick Hayek, Missouri police organization declares "Darren Wilson Day," police shoot and kill Christian Taylor for property destruction, police have killed 24 people since Wednesday, #BlackLivesMatter protests work and the proof is Bernie Sanders' speech at his latest rally, and Aurora shooter James Holmes sentenced to life in prison without parole 

Check out Jamie's new YouTube video!

Jamie's UK gigs start THIS WEEK: Glasgow 8/16Newcastle 8/17, and Edinburgh at the Fringe Festival 8/18-8/31

New Miscreants will receive a personalized copy of #NEWSFAIL and Jamie's CD "Libel, Slander, and Sedition," and new Hoodlums will receive a personalized copy of #NEWSFAIL, "Liberal Slander, and Sedition," and Jamie's other double-disc CD "What Alive People Do"! Sign up at wearecitizenradio.com

Remember to donate your Twitter account to Citizen Radio! It's a free way to support the show.

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_8-12-15.mp3
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