Audio

Allison is sick, but here’s a short episode in which they discuss the upcoming Ayn Rand musical, the NYPD dropping its unit that spied on Muslims, a study that concludes the U.S. is an oligarchy, not a democracy, and John Yoo’s bizarre response to this year’s Pulitzer winners.

NYC: Come out to see Radio Dispatch/Citizen Radio live on April 23!

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

Quote
"Ultimately, most things that are offensive are also lazy and unoriginal; because you can’t reach that point of view by looking at the world honestly…You reach that point of view by taking short cuts and by just sort of repeating what someone else told you."

Joseph Fink
Writer from Welcome To Night Vale discussing writing on Citizen Radio 865  (via podquotes)

Joseph Fink talking about hacky and offensive jokes today on Citizen Radio

(via fuckyeahcitizenradio)

(via fuckyeahcitizenradio)

Audio

fuckyeahcitizenradio:

Episode #865: Night Vale creators Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor discuss writing, podcasting, and the weird world of Night Vale. 

Pick up Jamie’s new CD: “What Alive People Do!

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

Listen at wearecitizenradio.com.

Audio

Allison and Jamie discuss chicken pizza crust and corsages (thanks Domino’s and KFC!), a follow-up to the awful musical written by a former investment banker, the stand-off between a Nevada rancher, his armed buddies, and the federal government, the lack of prosecutions in the cases of 908 slain environmental activists over the past decade, and Matt Taibbi’s comment that Former President Bush was “hands down" tougher on corporate America than President Obama.

Come see Radio Dispatch/Citizen Radio Live! April 23 in NYC!

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

Audio

Allison drops her phone in pee :(, a former KKK leaders allegedly kills three people near a Jewish Center in Kansas (and why the media should call it an act of terrorism), Jamie Dimon gets a raise that conveniently looks like a pay cut, a former investment banker writes a musical and it’s awful, Bain Capital sees a market in heroin addiction.

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

Audio

Allison and Jamie talk about Jamie’s Wisconsin show, Glenn Greenwald not being in jail, then discuss the Drop Dropbox campaign and alternatives to Drop Box, shady business by the LAPD, police in Albuquerque, and the FBI, butt hurt Wall Street prospective jurors for the Cecily McMillian trial, and the life and times of Duck Duckington the Third.

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

Audio

Allison and Jamie discuss the definition of censorship, Stephen Colbert’s promotion to the Late Night spot despite mean ol’ online activists targeting him, a transgender teen being held in an adult prison, the horrific stabbings at a Pennsylvania high school and the need for mental healthcare, D-I athlete Derrick Gordon coming out, the Civil Rights Act Anniversary, AG Eric Holder granting the F.B.I. leeway in profiling individuals, and UPS firing 250 employees for staging a strike.

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

Audio

Allison and Jamie discuss this dudebro claiming Everyday Sexism are the real sexists, the Senate GOP blocking equal pay debate, the women from Koch-funded conservative groups fighting equal pay, and Mayor Rahm Emanuel going off-the-record when discussing Israel.

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

Audio

fuckyeahcitizenradio:

Allison and Jamie shill for their new corporate sponsor, read some Maniac Mail about clicktivism and #NotABugSplat, and discuss sexual assault by police officers. 

Recommended reading: It’s not about you, white liberals: Why attacks on radical people of color are so misguided

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

Audio

Allison and Jamie shill for their new corporate sponsor, read some Maniac Mail about clicktivism and #NotABugSplat, and discuss sexual assault by police officers. 

Recommended reading: It’s not about you, white liberals: Why attacks on radical people of color are so misguided

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