Archive for the ‘Comedy’ Category

Episode 421 with Rania Khalek and Chris Faraone

Episode 421 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Rania Khalek back on the show to discuss Hillary Clinton and the feminism of exclusion and a new report on drone strikes by Israel.

We have Chris Faraone back on the show to discuss his report on Boston charter schools and charter school operators and how former Governor Deval Patrick has joined Bain Capital.

We have TMFS comedian Tim Grimes here to discuss a new study linking fracking and radiation levels in Pennsylvania homes.

Plus, we discuss how Wall Street executives are not worried about a potential Hillary Clinton presidency.

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04 2015

Episode 419 with Malkia Cyril and Ian Millhiser

Episode 419 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Malkia Cyril here to discuss black America’s state of surveillance and her work at the Center For Media Justice.

We have Ian Millhiser here to discuss his new book, Injustices: The Supreme Court’s History Of Comforting The Comfortable And Afflicting The Afflicted.

Plus, we have TMFS comedian Bob Rok here to discuss a proposed Texas bill that would ban the filming of police officers.

We’ll also discuss Hillary Clinton announcing her presidential campaign and what progressives can do to push the 2016 election to the left.

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04 2015

Episode 418 with Sarah Macaraeg and Scott Myers-Lipton

Episode 418 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Sarah Macaraeg back on the show to discuss her TruthOut series on Chicago police violence and the purging of misconduct allegations.

We have Scott Myers-Lipton here to discuss his new book, Ending Extreme Inequality: An Economic Bill Of Rights To Eliminate Poverty.

Plus, we have TMFS comedian Bob Rok here to discuss the connection between climate change and the California drought.

Plus, we’ll discuss how Chicago unfortunately re-elected neo-liberal, corporatist mayor Rahm Emanuel.

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04 2015

Episode 417 with Trevor Timm and Susan Ball

Episode 417 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Trevor Timm back on the show to discuss how the FBI is now against encryption, how the NSA wants more cyber hacking authority, and how the Iran talks show Republicans have no interest in peace.

We have Doctor Susan Ball here to discuss her new book, Voices In The Band: A Doctor, Her Patients, And How The Outlook On AIDS Care Changed From Doomed To Hopeful.

We have TMFS comedian Tim Grimes here to discuss Tuesday’s election for mayor of Chicago between Rahm Emanuel and Chuy Garcia.

Plus, we’ll discuss KKK members working as Florida prison guards, the DOJ report on Philadelphia’s police force and how US police have killed more people this past March than UK police have since the year 1900.

Would you like a free, signed copy of the new book Laughing Liberally: Letters To The American Voter?

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Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes, Sticher and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr.  You can watch live video on our YouTube channel.  You call the listener hotline at 617-855-TMFS. You can support the show by becoming a member.  We have new shows every Tuesday and Thursday.

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04 2015

Episode 415 with Gaius Publius and Katie Goodman

Episode 415 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Gaius Publius back on the show to discuss the connection of climate change, the “free market” and the California drought, as well as the Obama alumni group pushing for the TPP.

We have Katie Goodman back on the show to discuss her new song and video, “Sorry Babe, You’re A Feminist.”

We have TMFS comedian Tim Grimes here to discuss the Indiana bill legalizing LGBTQ discrimination.

Plus we’ll discuss how the Obama administration set a new record for denying and censoring government files.

Would you like a free, signed copy of the new book Laughing Liberally: Letters To The American Voter?

Support the show with a click of the mouse!  Donate a post on your Twitter or Facebook today!

Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes, Sticher and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr.  You can watch live video on our YouTube channel.  You call the listener hotline at 617-855-TMFS. You can support the show by becoming a member.  We have new shows every Tuesday and Thursday.

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31

03 2015

March 2015’s Bad-Ass Members Only Bonus Episode Is Now Available!

Hey everybody!

The March 2015 edition of Matthew Filipowicz Bad-Ass Members Only Bonus Episode is now available!

However, as “Members Only” implies, it is for Bad-Ass Members Only.  How do you become a member?  It’s simple!  Just head over to our members page and sign up.

Not only do you get the joy in your heart of supporting independent progressive media, not only do you get our monthly bonus episodes, but you’ll also receive other perks like t-shirts, stickers, personalized animations and more!  Plus, once we reach 100 members, we will go to three shows a week!  Also if you become a Bad-Ass Member this month, we’ll send you a FREE signed copy of the Laughing Liberally book!

Can’t afford to become a member?  You can still support the show by making a one time donation, and if you do, you’ll get access to that month’s bonus episode!

As always, our bonus episodes give you a chance to get to know our amazing writer/performers better as we do our version of the McLaughlin Group, which we’ve dubbed the Filipowicz Forum.

This month, we have a one on one with TMFS writer performer Tim Grimes.  We discuss the Chicago Mayor’s race, Ted Cruz, Hillary Clinton, the 2016 race, and our nerd picks for the month of March.

So what are you waiting for?  Become a member today and start enjoying the fruits of knowing you are truly a Bad-Ass!

-Matt

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