Posts Tagged ‘Best Of’

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 330 with Rick Perlstein and Sarah Jaffe

Episode 330 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

The show is on vacation this week and, as such, 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 Rick Perlstein back on the show to give us a preview of his new book, The Invisible Bridge: The Fall Of Nixon And The Rise Of Reagan and the difference in NSA reform today versus the 1970′s.

We also have journalist Sarah Jaffe back on the show to discuss the many reasons why Governor Andrew Cuomo is horrible including his role in New York’s charter school battle.

TMFS writer-performer Tim Grimes gives us his take on income inequality.

Plus, we’ll discuss how scientists have discovered and brought back a 30,000 year old virus from the arctic permafrost, and how climate change might bring back diseases like smallpox.

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06 2014

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 329 with Jasiri X and Allysa Battistoni

Episode 329 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

The show is on vacation this week and, as such, 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 Jasiri X here to discuss politics and activism in music and the song inspired by his visit to Palestine, Checkpoint.

We also have Jacobin Magazine editor Alyssa Battistoni here to discuss how a universal basic income could be a key to fighting climate change.

Plus, we’ll discuss how GCHQ with the help of the NSA is bulk collecting webcam images from Yahoo chats.

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06 2014

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 312 with Mary Jo Pehl

Episode 312 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

The show is off this week and, as such, we are running The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews, rants, and sketches.

We have Mary Jo Pehl from Mystery Science Theater 3000 and Cinematic Titanic here to discuss the 25th anniversary of MST3K and her new project, Awesome Music For Awful Movies.

We’ll also discuss why the left should be freaking out over a DC court ending Net Neutrality.

Also TMFS writer-performer Tim Grimes gives us his take on the Arizona anti-gay law.

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04 2014

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 286 with Lisa Graves and Bruce Schneier

Episode 286 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

The show is off this week for the holidays.  As such, 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 Lisa Graves from the Center For Media And Democracy back on the show to discuss how towns in Georgia have essentially outsourced their entire cities, as well as the dangers of a privatized water supply.

We also have encryption specialist and author Bruce Schneier here to discuss the NSA spying scandal, including how the NSA working with tech companies to insert weaknesses into their code.

We’ll also discuss how the TSA doesn’t think you’re a potential terrorist if you have $85.

Plus we have TMFS writer/performer Chris Sowa here to discuss Rand Paul’s plagiarism.

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01 2014

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 258 with Karen Lewis and Alice Ollstein

Episode 258 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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The show is on the road this week in Chicago and Madison.  As such, we are running The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews, rants, and sketches.

Coming up on today’s show, we have the President of the Chicago Teachers Union, Karen Lewis, here to discuss Rahm Emanuel’s war on public education in Chicago.

We also have Alice Ollstein from Free Speech Radio News back on the show to discuss the shocking new Pentagon report on sexual assault in the military, as well as how the Air Force Lieutenant in charge of sexual assault prevention has been arrested for sexual assault himself.

We’ll also discuss those who support the Chelsea Manning conviction by saying we are a “nation of laws.” (NOTE: This was recorded before Manning announced she wished to be referred to as Chelsea Manning.)

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09 2013

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 227 with Kimya Dawson and Nick Baumann

Episode 227 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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The show is on vacation this week.  As such, 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 musician Kimya Dawson here to discuss art, activism and her new project with Aesop Rock, the Uncluded.

We also have Nick Baumann from Mother Jones Magazine here to talk about how high speed trading may be a ticking time bomb for our economy.

We’ll also discuss the West, Texas Fertilizer plant explosion.

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06 2013

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 225 with Boots Riley and Jennifer Pozner

Episode 225 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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The show is on vacation this week.  As such, 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 Boots Riley from the hip hop group the Coup here to discuss art, activism and his latest album, Sorry To Bother You.

We also have Jennifer Pozner of Women In Media And News here to discuss the biggest challenges women still face in the media today.

We’ll also discuss the ridiculous coverage of the Steubenville rape trial.

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05 2013

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 184 with Ari Berman and Laura Gottesdiener

Episode 184 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Happy New Year, everybody!  The show is off this week for the holidays.  As such, we are running the Best of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews, stories, and sketches!  All of us at the show hope you have a great holiday season and a happy progressive new year!

Coming up on today’s best of show, we have Ari Berman from the Nation Magazine back on the show to recap what happened on election day in terms of the GOP’s War on Voting, and to discuss how the Supreme Court may gut the Voting Rights Act.

We also have activist and independent journalist Laura Gottesdiener here to discuss the horrific costs and consequences of placing prisoners in solitary confinement.

We’ll also discuss how many states are threatening to secede after Barack Obama’s reelection.

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01 2013

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 181 with Eugene Jarecki and Anne Elizabeth Moore

Episode 181 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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The show is off this week for the holidays.  As such, we are running the Best of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews, stories, and sketches!  All of us at the show hope you have a great holiday season and a happy progressive new year!

Coming up on today’s best-of show, we have filmmaker Eugene Jarecki here to talk about his documentary on the drug war, The House I Live In.

We also have artist and author Anne Elizabeth Moore back on the show to discuss her new book on Cambodia, Hip Hop Apsara.

We’ll also discuss journalists arrested at the Tar Sands Blockade, how FOIA requests are being outsourced to companies like CACI International, and President Obama’s confusing and ridiculous comments about civil liberties.

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12 2012

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 172 with Noam Chomsky and Kade Crockford

Episode 172 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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The show is off today for the holiday.  As such, today and Tuesday, we are running the Best of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews, stories, and sketches!

Coming up on today’s best of show, we have Professor Noam Chomsky here to discuss the balance of electoral politics and activism.

We have Kade Crockford from the ACLU of Massachusetts here to talk about what we know about Trapwire, and the problems with for-profit companies partnering with the government to spy on Americans.

We’ll also discuss the death of a Guantanamo Bay prisoner who had been cleared for release 3 years ago.

Our writer-performer today is Tim Grimes.

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11 2012