Citizen Radio

Episode #1641: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) and Faith Beauchemin (@bohemianfaith) join the show! Fake news everywhere, Alex Jones apologizes for Pizzagate (kind of), room full of men decide the fate of women's health care (yet again), 52 percent of men say they haven't benefited from women having affordable birth control, Trumpcare would have stopped Medicaid coverage for moms who don't find work 60 days after giving birth, the missing black girls in D.C. highlights that black people are missing across the U.S. at staggeringly disproportional rates, more than 200 civilians killed in suspected U.S. airstrike in Iraq, and Neil Gorsuch ruled that a company was right for firing a truck driver who temporarily left his post because he was freezing to death

Read Allison's theory that Deadwood is Trump's favorite show: https://www.patreon.com/posts/im-watching-13-8464720

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_3-28-17.mp3
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Episode #1640: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Erek Smith (@erek_smith) and Faith Beauchemin (@bohemianfaith) join the show to discuss improv, jiujitsu, and fear of failure. Also, Trumpcare's glorious bellyflop doesn't mean that parts of Trumpcare aren't already with us, Rep. Joe Barton's breathtaking confession, Steve Bannon tells Trump to "keep a shit list" of Republicans who opposed Trumpcare, Medicare For All act, and inside Alabama's auto jobs boom: cheap wages, little training, and crushed limbs

Read Allison's theory that Deadwood is Trump's favorite show: https://www.patreon.com/posts/im-watching-13-8464720

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_3-27-17.mp3
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Episode #1639: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Tessa Hersh (@wellitclaire) joins the show to talk about almost starting a new society while trapped in the subway. Also, Trump wanted tanks at his inauguration, Rex Tillerson says he never wanted to be Secretary of State and his wife told him to do it, the London attack, US-led coalition air strike in Syria kills more than 30 people in school, everything about the Republican Obamacare repeal vote is nuts, white supremacist traveled to NYC to kill black man and media talks about his sharp coat and the victim's criminal history, SCOTUS unanimously ruled Gorsuch was wrong as he testified, former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to advance Putin interests a decade ago, hacked messages allegedly send by Manafort's daughters discuss "blood money" and killings, Senate votes to let internet providers share your web browsing history without permission, Texas teen made up story of being kidnapped and raped by three black men, suspect arrested in Jewish center bomb threats is an Israel-American teen, and Sebastian Gorka continues to dig the hole deeper re: his affiliation with a white supremacy group, and Tessa makes Allison feel one thousand years old when she tells her the lineup of Nick at Night these days

Read Allison's theory that Deadwood is Trump's favorite show: https://www.patreon.com/posts/im-watching-13-8464720

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Episode #1638: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Erin Red (@erinred) joins the show to help answer a technical Patreon question about starting a podcast. Rex Tillerson is skipping a NATO meeting and also visiting Moscow, Exxon says "technical glitch" may have prevented preserving emails used by Tillerson to discuss climate change risks, Trump warns Republicans ahead of healthcare vote that they will lose in 2018 if the repeal isn't successful, Ivanka Trump is getting an office in the White House for some reason, White House sends spies to cabinet agencies, U.S. bans laptops and tablets on flights from major Middle Eastern airports, and Brexit officially starts next week

Read Allison's theory that Deadwood is Trump's favorite show: https://www.patreon.com/posts/im-watching-13-8464720

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_3-23-17.mp3
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Episode #1637: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Erin Red (@erinred) joins the show to share a story of police harassment and help answer Patreon questions about a vegan anniversary, leaving a bad job to pursue a dream career, and if you should remain friends with people who believe things you object to. Also, privileged white dudes who support Trump cry that they're now victimized minorities, Senators ask Trump adviser Roger Stone to preserve any Russia-related documents and FBI director Comey confirms the agency is investigating ties between Trump and Russia, Comey refutes Trump's "wiretap" tweets, Democrats may be botching the Supreme Court confirmation fight, former law student says Neil Gorsuch told his class that women "manipulate" maternal leave, and Gorsuch belonged to a frat with a racist and rapey reputation. Finally, in around the last five minutes, a conversation about Get Out with spoilers, so skip if you haven't seen it!

Read Allison's theory that Deadwood is Trump's favorite show: https://www.patreon.com/posts/im-watching-13-8464720

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

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Episode #1636: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) joins the show to remind you not to touch strangers' butts and for an epic FernGully callback. Also, Dr. Who, Broadchurch, and The Fall (no spoilers). The White House admits its guarantee of "insurance for everybody" isn't going to happen, Nazi-allied group claims top Trump aide Sebastian Gorka as a sworn member, paranoia seizes Trump's White House, Defense Secretary James Mattis breaks with other cabinet members on climate change, and then Allison and Katey go on a 20-minute rant about food because they're both hungry

Read Allison's theory that Deadwood is Trump's favorite show: https://www.patreon.com/posts/im-watching-13-8464720

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_3-21-17.mp3
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Episode #1635: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Katey Healy-Wurzburg (@khealywu) joins the show to discuss pizza, cats, and Chuck Berry. Also, Trump refuses to shake Angela Merkel's hand, the weird rebranding of Merkel as a feminist icon, White House's apocalyptic budget proposal that includes cutting Meals on Wheels, and Republicans may be ready to redefine success on the Obamacare repeal

Read Allison's theory that Deadwood is Trump's favorite show: https://www.patreon.com/posts/im-watching-13-8464720

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_3-20-17.mp3
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Episode #1634: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Keisha Zollar (@keishaz) joins the show to sleuth about gravity deniers, Twitter gets super mad at Rachel Maddow for her Trump taxes segment, everything you think you know about the death of Mike Brown is wrong (and Darren Wilson admits it), Geert Wilders peaces out like a classic comic book villain, Dutch election's big winner proves to be GreenLeft, and two federal judges halt Trump's second attempt at his travel ban

Read Allison's helpful reminder that Mike Pence is a fucking monster: https://www.patreon.com/posts/you-guys-mike-is-8390864

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Direct download: Citizen_Radio_3-17-17.mp3
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Episode #1633: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Lydia Hensler (@LydiaHensler) joins the show to discuss possibly living underwater soon, Kellyanne Conway suggests that Obama could have used microwaves to spy on Trump, Preet Bharara was reportedly about to look into if Trump had violated the Constitution's emoluments clause, and the Trump administration is weighing cuts to the Coast Guard and TSA to fund its stupid wall because safety

Read Allison's helpful reminder that Mike Pence is a fucking monster: https://www.patreon.com/posts/you-guys-mike-is-8390864

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_3-16-17.mp3
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Episode #1632: Independent media needs your support now more than ever! You can support Citizen Radio for as little as $5/month! wearecitizenradio.com

Lydia Hensler (@LydiaHensler) joins the show to discuss the importance of community during trying times, how Mike Pence would not be a better president than Trump, the devastating CBO report detailing how 24 million people will lose coverage under Trumpcare, and how Steve King is still a giant racist

Read Allison's helpful reminder that Mike Pence is a fucking monster: https://www.patreon.com/posts/you-guys-mike-is-8390864

Citizen Radio is a member-supported show. Visit wearecitizenradio.com to sign up and support media that won't lead you to war, and keep CR growing!

Direct download: Citizen_Radio_3-15-17.mp3
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