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Citizen Radio is hosted by Allison Kilkenny (The Nation and Huffington Post), and Jamie Kilstein (Comedy Central, The Onion, The BBC) and is dedicated to covering the stories that the mainstream, corporate media ignores.

Citizen Radio is hosted by Allison Kilkenny (The Nation and Huffington Post), and Jamie Kilstein (Comedy Central, The Onion, The BBC) and is dedicated to covering the stories that the mainstream, corporate media ignores.
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New York, NY

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Citizen Radio is hosted by Allison Kilkenny (The Nation and Huffington Post), and Jamie Kilstein (Comedy Central, The Onion, The BBC) and is dedicated to covering the stories that the mainstream, corporate media ignores.

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English


Episodes

(2016/04/25) Jamie's tour begins! Army of spiders, Prince, Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill

4/25/2016
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Episode #1445: Jamie's tour has officially started! Check out his website for all the gigs: jamiekilstein.com/gigs. Providence! Don't miss Jamie Kilstein and the Agenda TONIGHT. Also, the dark army of spiders, Prince, Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill, dude tells Harriet Tubman to smile more, and the only person being severely punished in the aftermath of Akai Gurley's murder is one of the activists who protested the sentence of former NYPD officer PeterLiang ReadAllison's piece on smoke,...

Duration:00:50:08

(2016/04/21) NYC: Jamie's show is NEXT WEEK! Clinton and Trump win big in NY primary, Biden says institutional racism is the problem—not the 1994 crime bill (wwwhat?)

4/21/2016
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Episode #1444: NYC! Jamie's show is NEXT WEEK! Tickets are just $8: http://tktwb.tw/1SWXLeu. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump win big in the New York primary, just over a thirdof NY Republican voters said they oppose a ban on Muslims entering the United States(still a minority, but the highest level of opposition to the Muslim ban recorded in a Republican exit poll this year), City Comptroller says he will beauditing NYC's Board of Elections following numerous complaints, college student...

Duration:00:59:39

(2016/04/20) Jamie meets Phish and The Grateful Dead, Brazil's Congress votes to impeach Rousseff, UC Davis spends $175,000 to scrub internet of pepper-spraying cop

4/20/2016
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Episode #1443: Enjoy our accidental 4/20 episode as Jamie recounts meeting Phish and The Grateful Dead, Donald Trump confuses 9/11 and 7/11, Brazil's Congress votes toimpeach President Rousseff, which many are calling a coup by the far-right, UC Davis spends at least $175,000 to scrub the internet of the pepper-spraying cop, Donald Rumsfeld's one regret is that he may not live to see poor people get even more fucked over, millions of New Yorkers could not vote in Tuesday's primary...

Duration:01:01:51

(2016/04/19) Hardly anyone trusts the media anymore, Pentagon misled lawmakers on military sexual assault cases, Scientists confront their Congressional tormentors

4/19/2016
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Episode #1442: Hardly anyone trusts the media anymore, the CIA is investing in firms that mine your tweets and Instagram photos, Pentagon misled lawmakers on military sexual assault cases, Mississippi governor signs law allowing armed church security, Afrika Bambaataa has been accused of sex abuse by three more men, UC Berkeley provost resigns after criticism of handling of sexual assault and budget issues, and read about what happened when a group of scientists went to confront their...

Duration:00:59:53

(2016/04/18) Ted Cruz's 100 cans of soup, #IStandWithSimone, John Kasich to women concerned about campus rape: 'Don't go to parties where there's a lot of alcohol'

4/18/2016
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Episode #1441: Ted Cruz's 100 cans of soup, the Sanders' campaign cowardlysuspension of Jewish outreach cordinator Simone Zimmerman, John Kasich advises young women seeking to avoid sexual assault not attendparties serving alcohol, Bill Clinton mocks Bernicrats by claiming they want to "shoot every third person on Wall Street," Monica Lewinsky was shamed by the worldand now works to prevent bullying, and New Balance alleges the Pentagon threatened to pull their contract if they didn't...

Duration:00:59:34

(2016/04/15) Stephen Fry's horrible comments about rape and child abuse victims, Male-centric literary sex novels never went away

4/15/2016
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Episode #1440: Jamie's big news, Stephen Fry's horrible comments about rape and child abuse victims (and his subsequent weak apology), Jamie reads (and barely gets through)another Clickhole article, the male-centric literary sex novel never went away, a new pollreveals young Iraqis overwhelmingly consider the U.S. their enemies, this photo of an Afghan baby got Greece talking about the refugee crisis, and check out this excellent piece of journalism about two bodies that were discovered...

Duration:00:59:39

(2016/04/14) ALL HAIL INKY. Also: birth control is not like a tragic mining accident, Sanders joins Verizon workers on the picket line

4/14/2016
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Episode #1439: ALL HAIL INKY. Also: birth control is not like a tragic miningaccident, Bernie Sanders joins Verizon workers on the picket line, the gender pay gap is also a story of a race pay gap; of the 10 Guardian contributors who are most abused by commenters, eight are women and the two men are black, the woman who led police to the man responsible for organizing the Paris terrorist attack is Muslim, and a South Carolina Senator introduced a transphobic bathroom bill that mirrors the...

Duration:00:59:39

(2016/04/13) Hundreds arrested at Democracy Spring protest, thousands call for David Cameron to resign in wake of Panama Papers, MTV Movie Awards is one of the most diverse movie awards shows

4/13/2016
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Episode #1438: Proceeds from Jamie Kilstein & The Agenda's Chapel Hill show will be donated to a local LGBT group, hundreds arrested at Democracy Spring protest, thousands call for David Cameron to resign in the wake of Panama Papers leak, MTV Movie Awards isone of the most diverse movie awards shows,inside Chicago's black site, creative accounting will shave about $1 billion off of the$5 billion Goldman Sachs settlement, teen who damaged police car during Baltimore uprisingsentenced to...

Duration:01:00:03

(2016/04/08) Rick Scott berated by amazing woman as he waits for coffee, Ted Cruz cancels visit to Bronx high school after students threaten walkout, Maniac Mail about open marriages/relationships

4/8/2016
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Episode #1437: Maniac Mail about open marriages/relationships, Florida Gov. Rick Scott berated by amazing woman as he tries to get a cup of coffee, Ted Cruz cancels visit to Bronx high school after students threaten walkout, Gov. Cuomo signs $15/hour minimum wage bill into law,New York Times complies with Israel's censorship orderand conceals name of soldier who shot a wounded Palestinian, the trailer forRogue Onepremiered, so naturally lots of man-babies are upset, and the Panama Papers...

Duration:01:04:06

(2016/04/07) Justin "Hot Pants" Trudeau, open marriages, Iceland's PM resigns following Panama Papers, Cruz and Sanders win Wisconsin

4/7/2016
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Episode #1436: Justin "Hot Pants" Trudeau, open marriages, Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders win Wisconsin primary; Despite his poor interview answer, Sanders does have a plan for breaking up the banks, Hillary Clinton says you can be a feminist and "pro-life," Iceland's Prime Minister resigns amid Panama Papers fallout, and the nonsense backlash following a casting call for Hamilton seeking"non-white" men and women Read Allison's new piece at Patreon: Things Men Say to Me That I Barely Notice...

Duration:01:00:01

(2016/04/06) Charlie Hebdo publishes Islamophobic editorial, mass protests in Poland against abortion ban, armed hate group met at Texas mosque protest by gun-toting worshipers

4/6/2016
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Episode #1435: Maniac Mail featuring a weird American Idol digression,Charlie Hebdo criticized for editorialconnecting all Muslims to Brussels’ attacks, both Sanders and Clintonhave received more money from defense contractor employees than any GOP candidate,Poland prepared for mass protests against abortion ban as Catholic church increases influence, armed hate group met at Texas mosque protest by gun-toting worshipers, and the Americans who have shown up in the Panama Papers—so far CHECK...

Duration:00:56:46

(2016/04/05) Tales from California, Panama Papers, Maniac Patreon questions

4/5/2016
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Episode #1434: Jamie's back with tales from California, Chicago teachers' one-day strikeopposing Rahm Emanuel's funding cuts and failed CTU contract negotiations, thePanama Papers guideand the major names revealed to be involved so far, when you remove elected officials from the superdelegates field, at least1in 7 of the rest are former or current lobbyists, SCOTUS hands conservatives a loss in a key voting rights case, and Allison answers some questions from the Maniacs supporting her on...

Duration:01:00:04

(2016/03/31) Trump's campaign manager charged with battery, North Carolina's Attorney General says he won't defend transphobic law in court

3/31/2016
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Episode #1433: Allison, Jamie, and Erek reflect on their times as terrible employees, Donald Trump's campaign manager charged with battery and hires defense lawyer who resigned because people found out he bit a stripper, Trump says Breitbart reporter Michelle Fields didn't say no loudly enoughandtells MSNBC, "There has to be some form of punishment" for people who get abortions, top Trump strategist quits and warns America about him, Trump supporter pepper-sprays 15-year-old girl after she...

Duration:01:02:48

(2016/03/30) Southern politics, Mayors of Seattle and NYC announce N.C. travel ban for city employees, U.S. Capitol shooter called himself a "profit of God"

3/30/2016
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Episode #1432: All about tuna casseroles, Erek breaks down southern politics, Florida gov signs abortion restriction law, a split Supreme Court means a win for public sector unions, Clinton aide says Sanders needs to change his "tone" if he wants a debate in New York, and a Clinton staffer says Sanders will campaign like a "Brooklynite" for the New York primary, the mayors of Seattle and New York City announce travel bans for city employeesto North Carolina, the U.S. Capitol shooter called...

Duration:01:04:34

(2016/03/29) Allison and Jamie lose Erek, food addiction, Georgia's gov vetoes anti-gay bill, Illinois has its own transphobic "bathroom bill"

3/29/2016
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Episode #1431:Allison and Jamie lose Erek, food addiction, Georgia's Republican Governor vetoes anti-gay bill after corporate pressure, Illinois has its own transphobic "bathroom bill," and Microsoft suspends teen bot after it becomes a perfect mirror of Twitter: a misogynist, racist conspiracy theorist NYC: See Jamie, Erek, and the whole band at Joe's Pub March 31! Share the Facebook event with friends Check out Allison's new piece at Patreon: Sorry your job is shitty—maybe you should to...

Duration:01:00:03

(2016/03/28) N.C. lawmakers overturn LGBT discrimination bans, discrimination against trans people, legislation's impact on racial discrimination suits and efforts to raise min wage

3/28/2016
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Episode #1430: Erek Smith (@erek_smith) joins the show with tales from the south! Also, North Carolina lawmakers overturn LGBT discrimination bans, and how the state-wide regulation of bathrooms will discriminate against transgender people (the legislation also affects racial discrimination lawsuits and efforts to raise the minimum wage), and California raises the minimum wage to $15/hour. NYC: See Jamie, Erek, and the whole band at Joe's Pub March 31! Share the Facebook event with friends...

Duration:01:00:33

(2016/03/25) Jamie's magical adventure, Phoenix mayor calls for DOJ to investigate issues for voters, new study reveals cutting meat consumption could save the planet

3/25/2016
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Episode #1429: Jamie's magical adventure, Phoenix mayor Greg Stanton calls for DOJ to investigate Tuesday's issues for Arizona voters, Alabama "personhood" proposal would effectively ban abortion, Oxford University study reveals if we halved our meat consumption by 2050, we could make hugeemissions cuts and save millions of lives, and NYPD flak gets so worked up about owning Ted Cruz that he omits his employer's history Support Allison and Jamie's work at their new Patreon pages!...

Duration:01:00:03

(2016/03/24) Trump calls journalist "beautiful," Ivory Coast terrorist attack, Justin Bieber's post about mental health

3/24/2016
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Episode #1428: Jamie's terrible business ideas, Donald Trump calls aWashington Postjournalist "beautiful," gross anti-Trump ad slut-shames Melanie Trump, Ted Cruz won the Republican caucus in Utah, Bernie Sanders won both Utah and Idaho, and Hillary Clinton and Trump win Arizona, which featured some insanely long voting lines, Trump's campaign manager is even worse than previously reported, there was a terrorist attack in the Ivory Coast that you probably didn't hear about, and we should...

Duration:01:00:01

(2016/03/23) Brussels and Turkey attacks, Jamie's disastrous Choose Your Own Adventure

3/23/2016
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Episode #1427: Jamie's disastrous Choose Your Own Adventure, Brussels and Turkeyattacks, Ted Cruz calls to "patrol and secure Muslim neighborhoods," Mitch McConnell says there should be no new Supreme Court Justice unless the NRA approves them, and Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton's gross, pandering AIPAC speeches Support Allison and Jamie's work at their new Patreon pages! patreon.com/allisonkilkenny patreon.com/jamiekilstein Order #NEWSFAIL: all about our shitty media and how alternative...

Duration:01:02:43

(2016/03/22) Jamie flies too close to the sun, Allison is a pirate, Amazing confession about War on Drugs from Nixon admin official

3/22/2016
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Episode #1426: Jamie flies too close to the sun, an amazing confession about the War on Drugs from the Nixon administration's Ehrlichman, the right is freaking out about this group photo featuring President Obama in front of Che Guevara street art, anti-Trump protests in Arizona and New York City, a Trump supporter is charged with punching and kicking a protester, Trump militia forms to "forcefully protect" rally goers against "far-left agitators", NYPD arrests Bill de Blasio adviser for...

Duration:00:57:14