Episode 338 with Gaius Publius and Al Carroll

Episode 338 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Gaius Publius from AmericaBlog back on the show to discuss the progressive problems of an “inevitable” Hillary Clinton nomination.

We also have Al Carroll on the show to discuss his new book, Presidents’ Body Counts: The Twelve Worst And Four Best Presidents Based On How Many Lived Or Died Because Of Their Actions.

We’ll also discuss the James Risen report on how Blackwater threatened the life of a State Department investigator.

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Episode 337 with Dahlia Lithwick and Candice Bernd

Episode 337 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Dahlia Lithwick back on the show to discuss the latest Hobby Lobby, Buffer Zone, and Anti-Union Supreme Court decisions.

We also have Candice Bernd from TruthOut back on the show to discuss the epidemic of police brutality in Albuquerque and how the USDA now has sub-machine guns at their disposal.

We’ll also discuss how despite what the right wing court says the Hobby Lobby decision is not “narrow”.

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Episode 336 with Rebecca Burns and Ellen Dannin

Episode 336 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Rebecca Burns from In These Times back on the show to discuss an Illinois bill that could privatize evictions.

We also have Ellen Dannin from TruthOut here to discuss the dangers of cities privatizing their water sources.

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June 2014′s Bad-Ass Members Only Bonus Episode Is Now Available!

Hey everybody!

The June 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 Bob Rok and Tim Grimes.  We discuss the situation in Iraq and the horrible right wingers pushing for war, the Washington Redskins team name scandal, as well as our nerd picks for the month.

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

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Episode 335 with David Dayen and Amanda Marcotte

Episode 335 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 how we should be focusing on free public university and community college tuition instead of small fixes like loan interest rates.

We also have Amanda Marcotte back on the show to discuss Miss USA’s sexual assault comments, Dr. Oz getting grilled by the Senate, and a Pew poll that found many people don’t want their loved ones marrying atheists.

We will also discuss how tens of thousands of people living in poverty in Detroit are having their water shut off.

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Episode 334 with Cliff Schecter and Katie Klabusich

Episode 334 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Cliff Schecter back on the show to discuss five things you can do to fight gun violence.

We also have Katie Klabusich back on the show to discuss George Will, the Washington Post and #SurvivorPrivilege.

We will also discuss how the monsters that lied us into war in Iraq are given a platform to try to do it again.

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06 2014

Episode 333 with Victoria Law and Kevin Gosztola

Episode 333 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Victoria Law back on the show to discuss California is turning to private prisons to address their horribly over-populated jails and how a great prison justice group came out of the real-life prison from Orange is the New Black.

We also have Kevin Gosztola back on the show to discuss the shameful Guantanamo torture court ruling, the Supreme Court refusing to hear the James Risen case, and a new study that found that 95% of DOJ terror prosecutions are preemptive.

We will also discuss how President Obama’s new EPA carbon rules are not as positive as they first seem, and how we’re still not doing enough to fight climate change.

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Episode 332 with Deepa Kumar, Brian Jones and Mark Naison

Episode 332 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have interviews taped live at the Left Forum. We have Deepa Kumar here to discuss her book, Islamophobia And The Politics Of Empire.

We have teacher and Green Party candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York Brian Jones here to discuss the perils of high stakes school testing.

And we have Mark Naison here to discuss the Badass Teachers Association and his book Badass Teachers Unite!

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06 2014

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 331 with Antonia Juhasz and Lee Fang

Episode 331 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Due to travel, today we are running The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews, rants, and sketches.

Coming up on today’s best of show we have Antonia Juhasz back on the show to discuss why oil drilling in Ecuador is a ticking time bomb for the planet.

We also have journalist Lee Fang back on the show to discuss rise and consequences of unregistered shadow lobbyists, and how the Obama Administration’s TPP trade officials have received huge bonuses from big banks.

We’ll also discuss what a judge ruling that the undemocratic Detroit bankruptcy can proceed means for worker’s pensions as well as a separate pension theft bill being passed in Illinois.

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