Citizen Radio

Episode #899 - Originally aired March 2009 - Melissa Harris-Perry discusses religion, Obama, America being post-racial (it’s not,) New Orleans, James Perry,  hip-hop and the notion of “Ride or Die,” and what makes her happy.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-12-13.mp3
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Episode #898: One of Howard Zinn's last interviews. Topics: civil disobedience, war, class, patriotism, Joe Lieberman, Afghanistan, artists' roles in activism, anarchism, why studying history is so important, racism, President Obama, and what makes him happy.

Citizen Radio will be back next week with new episodes. You can support our work by signing up for a membership at wearecitizenradio.com and donating one post a day from your Facebook and Twitter to help us spread the word.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-11-13.mp3
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Episode #897: Allison and Jamie talk about awful Rahm Emanuel and Chicago public school closings, discuss how a Daily Caller columnist has a sad because liberals say he shouldn't creepily gawk at women, an Occupy Wall Street protester successfully sued NYC for $82,500, Maniac Mail about awesome LGBT friends, and Allison yells at the New York Times (again).

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-10-13.mp3
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Episode #896: Allison and Jamie discuss the whitewashing of Nelson Mandela, unpaid internships, UK student protesters and police brutality, the NYPD shooting everyone, the murder of Amanda Gonzalez-Andujar, who the law actually protects, and read some Maniac Mail about parents defending Roman Polanski, and Jamie gives updates on sobriety.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-09-13.mp3
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Episode #895: Allison speaks with Jamie Nesbitt Golden (@thewayoftheid) about her and Mikki Kendall (@karnythia) creating #FastTailedGirls and @HoodFeminism, Mayor De Blasio appoints pro-Stop and Frisk Bill Bratton to NYPD police chief,  more NSA spying revelations, austerity still doesn't work, and the largest fast food strike ever happened yesterday.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-06-13.mp3
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Episode #894: Allison and Jamie discuss the spreading fast food strikes, the Labor secretary's senior adviser used to do PR for McDonald's, unpaid internships on the left, and a critique of some shows you might like.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-05-13.mp3
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Episode #893: Allison and Jamie discuss upcoming fast food strikes, roles of women of color in labor, the Detroit pension theft, a victory for Chicago activists, an awesome update to the Courtney Andrews story, and Jezebel's terrible glorifying of child rapist R. Kelly.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-04-13.mp3
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Episode #892: Allison and Jamie discuss Jamie's adventures trying to find a neurologist, the terrible MRA comments on Jamie's latest video (which you should comment on right now), ableism, and the dangers of equating fairness with weakness.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-03-13.mp3
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Episode #891: Allison and Jamie discuss corporate mouthpieces and sexist lefties.

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_12-02-132.mp3
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Episode #890: Originally aired July 4, 2013 on Free Speech Radio News -- FSRN producer Catherine Komp sits down with Professor Noam Chomsky to discuss labor and worker-run collectives; the influence of the ruling elite on public policies; and the role of independent media and grassroots movements like Occupy. Like Citizen Radio, FSRN is supported by listener contributions. If you liked the interview and would like to donate, they would appreciate it! 

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Direct download: CitizenRadio_2013_11_29.mp3
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