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Episode 372 with Greg Palast and Sharon Lerner

Episode 372 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Greg Palast back on the show to discuss his new investigation on how millions of minority voters may be purged from the voter rolls.

We also have Sharon Lerner here to discuss the fight for justice for victims of a cancer cluster in Florida.

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10 2014

October 2014’s Bad-Ass Members Only Bonus Episode Is Now Available!

Hey everybody!

The October 2014 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!

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 TMFS writer performers Tim Grimes and Bob Rok.  We discuss next weeks elections, racist and sexist Halloween costumes, and our nerd picks for the month of October.

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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10 2014

Episode 371 with Sarah Macaraeg, Alison Flowers and Karen Narefsky

Episode 371 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Sarah Macaraeg and Alison Flowers here to discuss their new TruthOut report on the lack of accountability for police violence in Chicago.

We also have Karen Narefsky from Jacobin here to discuss the how the left needs to organize after the suburbanization of the US working class.

We’ll also discuss President Obama’s interview with Al Sharpton where he brushed off GOP voter suppression.

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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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10 2014

Episode 370 with Michelle Schwartz and Nina Martin

Episode 370 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Michelle Schwartz from the Alliance For Justice back on the show to discuss how forced arbitration is being used to void state and federal laws.

We also have ProPublica’s Nina Martin here to discuss how an Alabama judge is working to dismantle Roe Vs. Wade.

We’ll also discuss the recent horrific comments on the minimum wage by Chris Christie, Rick Scott and Scott Walker.

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10 2014

Episode 369 with Mychal Denzel Smith and Emily Atkin

Episode 369 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Mychal Denzel Smith back on the show to discuss the consequences of criminalizing mental illness, homelessness and drug addiction and how feminism shouldn’t make men comfortable.

We also have Emily Atkin back on the show to discuss the new Pentagon report on climate change and the dangers of increased methane in our atmosphere caused by fracking and melting ice caps.

We’ll also discuss the new book, Laughing Liberally: Letters To The American Voter that features essays by me and 11 other progressive comedians.


Laughing Liberally The Book

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10 2014

Episode 368 with Nusrat Choudhurry and Sarah Jaffe

Episode 368 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Nusrat Choudhurry here to discuss the ACLU’s new report on racially biased policing in Boston.

We also have Sarah Jaffe back on the show to discuss Bank of America’s customer service scandal and the war on public education in Philadelphia.

We’ll also discuss how austerity and budget cuts to the CDC and NIH have hampered our response to the Ebola virus

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10 2014

Episode 367 with Allison Kilkenny, Jamie Kilstein and Ted Genoways

Episode 367 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Allison Kilkenny and Jamie Kilstein from Citizen Radio back on the show to discuss their new book, #NewsFail.

We also have Ted Genoways here to discuss his new book, The Chain: Farm, Factory And The Fate Of Our Food.

We’ll also discuss updates from Ferguson October, including how off-duty St. Louis police officers are allowed to wear their police uniforms and police firearms when working private security, and racist St. Louis Cardinals fans

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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10 2014

Episode 366 with David Dayen and Alice Ollstein

Episode 366 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have David Dayen back on the show to discuss Eric Holder’s legacy as attorney general and why we shouldn’t laugh at Hank Greenberg’s AIG lawsuit.

We also have Alice Ollstein back on the show to discuss how Latino voters are reacting to the promises broken by Barack Obama and the Democratic Party.

We’ll also discuss Walmart dropping health insurance coverage for part time workers and how our health care system is still horribly flawed. 

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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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10 2014

Episode 365 with Melissa Gira Grant and Trevor Timm

Episode 365 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Melissa Gira Grant back on the show to discuss the flawed justice system for sex workers and the Red Umbrella Project’s report on New York’s Human Trafficking Intervention Courts.

We also have Trevor Timm back on the show to discuss the FBI and DOJ arguing against iPhone encryption and security, and those trying to stop NSA reform legislation.

We’ll also discuss marriage equality coming to five more states after a Supreme Court decision, and how a circuit court ruling on HB2 reduced the amount of abortion clinics for the entire state of Texas to eight

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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