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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

(2018/02/23) Marco Rubio absolutely eviscerated during town hall on gun violence; Trump needed a reminder to listen to Parkland survivors in "listening session"

2/23/2018
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Episode #1850: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Charles (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to talk Queer Eye, Altered Carbon, and season 3 of Scream. Also, homophobic Billy Graham is dead, Marco Rubio is absolutely eviscerated during town hall on gun violence and NRA's Dana Loesch is constantly booed, right-wingers accuse Parkland students of being actors, Trump need a reminder to listen to Parkland survivors...

Duration:01:00:02

(2018/02/22) Trump and Romney are suddenly BFFs; Rapid fire rifle device on special offer in salute to Trump; Al Franken was not taken down by bots

2/22/2018
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Episode #1849: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Parker (@parkermolloy) joins the show to offer a listening rec: World War Z audio book and viewing recs (sort of): The Cloverfield Paradox, Altered Carbon, and Michelle Obama's V-Day playlist. Also, Trump endorses Mitt Romney after saying he "choked like a dog" in 2012, Trump's crappy insurance undercuts Obamacare, rapid fire rifle device on special offer in salute...

Duration:01:00:37

(2018/02/21) David Brooks defends gun culture; Trump aide pleads guilty to Mueller probe charges; Manafort under scrutiny for $40 million in suspicious transactions

2/21/2018
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Episode #1848: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Parker (@parkermolloy) joins the show to talk about gender reveal cakes and transphobia. Also, David Brooks defends gun culture, former Trump aide Rick Gates will plead guilty to Robert Mueller probe charges, Paul Manafort under scrutiny for $40 million in "suspicious" transactions, high school students lead protest against gun violence in front of White House,...

Duration:01:00:02

(2018/02/20) The kids aren't taking your bullshit anymore: Students chant "No more guns!" at vigil, stage walkout to protest gun violence, plan a march in D.C. to shame lawmakers

2/20/2018
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Episode #1847: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Rachel (@realslimchada) and Chloe (@itsthechew) join the show to offer reading recs: Lighthead, Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics, Fuck Feelings, and listening rec Paloma Faith, discuss meditation, and to help Patreon questions about Andy Cohen and Once. Also, the kids aren't taking your bullshit anymore: students chant "no more guns!" at Florida school shooting vigil,...

Duration:01:02:46

(2018/02/19) Black Panther (no spoilers); 13 Russians charged with interfering in election; Emma Gonzalez calls out Trump, the NRA, and Congress in stirring speech

2/19/2018
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Episode #1846: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Rachel (@realslimchada) and Chloe (@itsthechew) join the show to discuss therapy and viewing recs Black Panther (no spoilers), End Of The F*ing World and Queer Eye. Also, some white people are lying about being attacked at Black Panther screenings, LeBron James doubles down and says he will not "shut up and dribble," thirteen Russians charged with interfering in...

Duration:01:01:36

(2018/02/16) Florida shooter is allegedly a white supremacist with history of abusing women who passed a background check; N.Y. Teamsters form "sanctuary union" to fight ICE agents

2/16/2018
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Episode #1845: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Katharine Heller (@spkheller) joins the show to talk about the health consequences of constant sexual harassment and to recommend Riverdale. Also, the former wives of top White House aide Rob Porter both told the FBI he abused them and how it took photos of his ex-wife's bruised face for some men to believe her, Florida High School shooting: Nikolas Cruz is...

Duration:01:01:10

(2018/02/15) Racist AZ law invalidates insurance contracts signed by non-English speakers; DoE will reject bathroom complains from trans students; Insurance companies denying coverage to people on PrEP

2/15/2018
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Episode #1844: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Erek (@erek_smith) joins the show to discuss urban legends and to field a Patreon recommendation for Harry Potter and the Sacred Text. Also, media recs for Inside Psycho and Cougar Town, racist Arizona bill invalidates insurance contracts signed by non-English speakers, John Kelly says Trump's immigration plan would help Dreamers "too afraid" or "too lazy" to...

Duration:00:58:57

(2018/02/14) White House seeks to further dehumanize poor people by delivering boxed meals instead of food stamps; Obamas' official portraits are appropriately fresh and unconventional

2/14/2018
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Episode #1844: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Charles Rockhill (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to help answer Patreon questions about dealing with sexism in your field of study, Ford's racism, the format of Allison's new podcast, and to talk about Black Panther and and the new Queer Eye. Also, Barack and Michelle Obama's official portraits are appropriately fresh and unconventional, figure skater Mirai...

Duration:01:00:04

(2018/02/13) California police worked with Neo-Nazis to pursue "anti-racist" activists; Reading proficiency among 3rd-graders dropped nearly 75% in Flint schools affected by water crisis

2/13/2018
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Episode #1843: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Erek (@erek_smith) joins the show to help answer Patreon questions about Net Neutrality, DACA, colonization, and center Democrats. Also, California police worked with Neo-Nazis to pursue "anti-racist" activists, here are all the white supremacists running for office in 2018, reading proficiency among third-graders has dropped nearly 75 percent in Flint schools...

Duration:01:00:07

(2018/02/12) Bret Stephen's terrible Woody Allen take; White House knew about Porter's abuse allegations for months; Trump says "lives are being shattered" in wake of Porter's resignation

2/12/2018
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Episode #1842: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Erek (@erek_smith) joins the show to answer questions about Magic: The Gathering and gun culture on the left, and to talk about New Coke. Also, Bret Stephen's terrible Woody Allen take, Bill Maher says the #MeToo movement is creating a "police state" for sex, Steve Bannon warns the movement against sexual harassment and assault will "undo ten thousand years of...

Duration:01:04:26

(2018/02/09) How Facebook is killing comedy; An actual Nazi is about to get the GOP nom for a Congressional seat; John Kelly calls domestic abuser Rob Porter a "man of integrity"

2/9/2018
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Episode #1841: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Parker (@parkermolloy) joins the show to give listening recs (Explosions In The Sky and The Books) and to discuss how Facebook is killing comedy. Also, Amazon patents wristband that tracks warehouse workers' movements, an actual Nazi is about to get the Republican nomination for a Congressional seat, John Kelly calls domestic abuser Rob Porter a "man of true...

Duration:01:01:49

(2018/02/08) More U.S. teens than previously thought identify as trans or use nontraditional gender terms; Quentin Tarantino's gross misunderstanding of consent

2/8/2018
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Episode #1840: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Chloe (@itsthechew) and Rachel (@realslimchada) join the show to discuss a Patreon comment about transphobia on RuPaul's Drag Race. Also, Trump's lawyers are worried he could get caught lying to Mueller, U.S. stocks plummet, a reminder that the stock market and the economy are not the same thing, more U.S. teens than previously thought are transgender or...

Duration:01:03:06

(2018/02/07) "Crunch-free" Doritos chips for women are fake but the real story is also sexist as hell; Trump accuses Dems of "treason" for not clapping for him, threatens a gov't shutdown if Dems don't cave to his immigration demands

2/7/2018
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Episode #1840: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Chloe (@itsthechew) and Rachel (@realslimchada) join the show to discuss ghosts, murder-suicide, and street harassment. Also, the "crunch-free" Doritos chips for women was a myth but the real story is also sexist as hell, the Eagles win the Super Bowl and the media defines a "celebration" versus a "riot" (hint: it has to do with race), three Eagles players said...

Duration:01:02:19

(2018/02/06) Very special Fuck You, ICE episode: ICE was at the Super Bowl for some reason; ICE deports Palestinian man living in U.S. for 40 years, arrests Kansas chemistry instructor who was taking his daughter to school

2/6/2018
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Episode #1839: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Chloe (@itsthechew) and Erek (@erek_smith) join the show to discuss listening recommendations Iron & Wine and Alexi Murdoch. Also, White House plans to withdraw "conspiracy theorist and anti-science extremist" pick, ambassador candidate dropped for warning against a preemptive strike on North Korea, father of three girls abused by Larry Nassar tries to attack...

Duration:01:00:08

(2018/02/05) Nunes memo accidentally confirms legitimacy of FBI's investigation; Uma Thurman says Harvey Weinstein assaulted her in Maureen Dowd's terribly written column

2/5/2018
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Episode #1838: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Chloe (@itsthechew) and Erek (@erek_smith) join the show to discuss their Super Bowl plans, Magic: The Gathering, and somehow segue into plugging The Dixie Chicks. Also, the Nunes memo accidentally confirms the legitimacy of the FBI's investigation, Trump is already using the memo to undermine the Russia investigation, Uma Thurman says Harvey Weinstein...

Duration:01:00:06

(2018/02/02) SOTU: Trump claps a lot for himself; Horrifying story about a couple taking a homeless addict's baby; Trump skips over his racist history of dealing with immigration

2/2/2018
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Episode #1837: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Meredith Clark (@MeredithLClark) joins the show to discuss the trailer for Hereditary, Halt and Catch Fire, The Good Place, Finnish weird literature, and Mudbound. Also, SOTU: Trump clapped a lot for himself, everyone loved Trump's horrifying story about the nice white couple taking a homeless addict's baby, Trump skipped over his racist history of dealing with...

Duration:01:00:06

(2018/02/01) Vaguely political films take Oscar noms by storm; ICE to start tracking license plates across U.S.; Alec Baldwin says Dylan Farrow is trying to "shame" public into believing Woody Allen abused her

2/1/2018
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Episode #1836: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Charles (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss busted eye blood vessels, Three Billboards, Shape of Water, and I, Tonya. Also, Chris Christie joins ABC News as a contributor, ICE is about to start tracking license plates across the U.S., two dads nabbed by ICE in New Jersey as they drop off kids at school and a third takes shelter in a church, Jay-Z slams...

Duration:01:00:04

(2018/01/31) Grammys 2018: Kendrick, Kesha, and the "safe winner" Bruno Mars; FBI Dir Andrew McCabe steps down; Dems block 20-week abortion ban

1/31/2018
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Episode #1835: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Charles (@charlesrockhill) joins the show to discuss dodgeball, the MTA, becoming a mole person, Electric Dreams, and I, Tonya. Also, Grammys 2018: #MeToo shoutouts, white roses, Kesha's emotional performance, Kendrick Lamar's powerful message about racism, and Hillary Clinton reads an excerpt from Fire And Fury; FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe steps down, Dems...

Duration:01:01:44

(2018/01/30) Larry Nassar sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison; Michigan State prez resigns following sentencing; RNC Finance Chair Steve Wynn accused of decades of sexual misconduct

1/30/2018
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Episode #1834: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Erek (@erek_smith) and Chloe (@itsthechew) join the show to discuss wisdom teeth and the little, everyday things parents do that shape their kids. Also, Larry Nassar is sentence to 40 to 175 years in prison, Michigan State President Lou Anna Simon resigns following Nassar sentencing, Casey Affleck withdraws from presenting the Best Actress award at the Oscars,...

Duration:01:00:53

(2018/01/29) Trump says he's "looking forward" to speaking with Mueller, who he tried to fire in June; Tronc may be building a shadow newsroom full of scabs

1/29/2018
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Episode #1833: Sign up to support Allison's future BRAND-NEW podcast at patreon.com/allisonkilkenny for as little as $1/month! Erek (@erek_smith) and Chloe (@itsthechew) join the show to answer a Patreon question about political music, discuss the O.K. Corral and mass shootings, and give media recs including Kitchen Nightmares, Hell's Kitchen, and Tame Impala. Also, Trump says he's "looking forward" to speaking under oath with Robert Mueller, who he reportedly tried to fire in June, Sean...

Duration:01:00:04

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