Citizen Radio

Episode #409 Happy Halloween! Jamie shares his costume disaster story and Allison wows with her Gwyneth Paltrow immitation. Mississippi tries to outlaw birth control, rich assholes mock the poor and homeless, and the city officials try to crush Occupy via more banal means.

Special announcement: Jamie will be performing with Sarah Silverman, Suli McCullough, Tig Notaro, Ian Edwards, Dwayne Kennedy, and W Kamau Bell at the Paramount Theater in Austin on Nov. 1. All proceeds will be donated to the NAACP.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-31-11.mp3
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Episode #408 Police turn Oakland into a war zone during Occupy Oakland, critically wounding an Iraq veteran, Mayor Jean Quan's bizarre response, Herman Cain's crazy campaign ad, and Jamie is a hero.

Special announcement: Jamie will be performing with Sarah Silverman, Suli McCullough, Tig Notaro, Ian Edwards, Dwayne Kennedy, and W Kamau Bell at the Paramount Theater in Austin on Nov. 1. All proceeds will be donated to the NAACP.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-28-11.mp3
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Episode #407 Original aired on 3/18/11: Sarah Silverman, Regina Spektor, Matt Taibbi, and Only Son at Citizen Radio Live at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. 

NORMAL EPISODES OF CITIZEN RADIO RESUME THIS WEEK!

Special announcement: Jamie will be performing with Sarah Silverman, Suli McCullough, Tig Notaro, Ian Edwards, Dwayne Kennedy, and W Kamau Bell at the Paramount Theater in Austin on Nov. 1. All proceeds will be donated to the NAACP.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-27-11.mp3
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Episode #406 Early on Tuesday, police violently raided Occupy Oakland's camp site at Oscar Grant Park. Citizen Radio discusses the raid, along with James Murdoch's troubles, and Jamie's escape from an Amsterdam gig. Allison interviews independent journalist Susie Cagle (@susie_c) about her experience witnessing the Oakland raid.

NORMAL EPISODES OF CITIZEN RADIO RESUME THIS WEEK!

Special announcement: Jamie will be performing with Sarah Silverman, Suli McCullough, Tig Notaro, Ian Edwards, Dwayne Kennedy, and W Kamau Bell at the Paramount Theater in Austin on Nov. 1. All proceeds will be donated to the NAACP.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-26-112.mp3
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Episode #405 U.S. Iraq withdrawal leaves behind 5500 mercenaries, Occupy Dallas interviews from Joseph (@J0s_ph) and Tarah (@TarahToney), and an interview with independent journalist Austin Mackell (@austingmackell) and Lobna Darwish (@lobna) about the Maspiro massacre in Egypt. Also, Jamie talks about his experience at Occupy Melbourne.

Special announcement: Jamie will be performing with Sarah Silverman, Suli McCullough, Tig Notaro, Ian Edwards, Dwayne Kennedy, and W Kamau Bell at the Paramount Theater in Austin on Nov. 1. All proceeds will be donated to the NAACP.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!


Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-25-11.mp3
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Episode #404 Investigative journalist Greg Palast (@Greg_Palast) joins the show to discuss how Goldman Sachs pulled out of a fundraiser after Occupy Wall Street got a place at the table. Check out Greg's new book "Vulture's Picinic," which can be pre-ordered here: http://www.gregpalast.com/vulturespicnic/?page=ORDER

Also, interviews with Micah Uetricht (@micahuetricht) and Megan Groves from Occupy Chicago.

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places..

Australia: Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-24-11.mp3
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Episode #403 Everyone was killed this week except Citizen Radio, which is why they're bringing you more coverage of the Occupy movements. Also, Gaddafi is dead and the U.S. murdered Awlaki's 16-year-old son, then lied about his age.

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places..

Australia: Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-21-11.mp3
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Episode #402 Jamie reports from Occupy Melbourne, Allison discusses mini-drones, the record 400,000 deportations this year in the U.S., and the Occupy Wall Street protests against police brutality and Gov. Cuomo that resulted in the arrest of author Naomi Wolf.

Special guest: The guy who's totally NOT a narc. Oh, and Dominic Dierkes (@dominicdierkes) from Derrick Comedy. 

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places..

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-20-112.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00 AM

Episode #401 Marine tells NYPD there is 'no honor' un hurting civilians, Matt Filipowicz (@MattFilipowicz, matthewf.net) discusses Occupy Chicago and Occupy Boston, Jamie's appearance on Countdown with Keith Olbermann, and Allison interviews protesters opposing the NYPD's brutal treatment of Occupy Wall Street activists. 

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-20-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:40 AM

Episode #400 The Occupy movements go global! Audio from Occupy Taipei, courtesy of Jon in Taiwan (www.jrenzella.com) and author Jeff Sharlet (@jeffsharlet) on OccupyWriters.com.

Special announcements: Jamie will be performing in the following places...

Australia: October 20 @ Trade's Hall in Melbourne, Friday October 21 in Sydney @ The Manning Bar, and October 22 @ Brisbane Power House.

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit http://wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_10-18-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:34 PM