Posts Tagged ‘Chicago’

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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10 2014

Episode 313 with Dahlia Lithwick and David Halperin

Episode 313 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Dahlia Lithwick from Slate back on the show to discuss the Supreme Court’s horrific McCutcheon ruling, as well as the potential implications of Hobby Lobby contraception case.

We also have the Republic Report’s David Halperin on the show to discuss his new book, Stealing America’s Future: How For Profit Colleges Scam Taxpayers And Ruin Students’ Lives.

We’ll also discuss the underreported BP oil spill in Lake Michigan, and how more dangerous tar sands oil is headed there.

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04 2014

Episode 294 with Kevin Gosztola and Victoria Law

Episode 294 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Kevin Gosztola back on the show to discuss the NATO 3 trial and police spying on activist communities in Chicago.

We also have Victoria Law back on the show to discuss efforts to address the growing numbers of aging prisoners in America.

We’ll also discuss how the only way to hear TMFS’s exclusive State of the Union coverage is to become a member.

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30

01 2014

Episode 289 with Steve Horn and Lina Khan

Episode 289 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Steve Horn from DeSmogBlog back on the show to discuss why the massive North Dakota fracked oil train explosion should not have been a surprise to the oil industry, as well as the dangerous storage of petcoke in Chicago.

We also have Lina Kahn here to discuss her Salon article on Monsanto’s merging of big data with farming.

We’ll also discuss the West Virginia chemical spill which contaminated the water supply for 300,000 people.

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01 2014

Episode 267 with Alexis Goldstein and Kari Lydersen

Episode 267 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Alexis Goldstein from the Other 98% here to discuss how the proposed JP Morgan settlement does not do enough, as well as how the horrific Citigroup written deregulation bill HR 992 is up for a vote this week.

We also have Kari Lydersen on the show to discuss her new book, Mayor 1%: Rahm Emanuel And The Rise Of Chicago’s 99%.

We’ll also discuss the latest NSA spying updates including Prime Minister David Cameron threatening journalists in Britain and NSA Head Keith Alexander saying something has to be done to stop the media from reporting on Snowden’s NSA leaks here in the US.

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29

10 2013

Episode 252 with Bryce Covert and Micah Uetricht

Episode 252 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Bryce Covert from Think Progress back on the show to discuss the horrific consequences of the sequester, and the negative effects poverty has on the human brain.

We also have Micah Uetricht back on the show to discuss the anxiety parents of Chicago Public School children face after Rahm Emanuel’s school closings and massive teacher lay-offs.

We’ll also discuss the NYPD secretly classifying entire mosques as terrorist organizations, as well as assaulting Muslim children and ripping off their hijabs.

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09 2013

Episode 245 with Jenna Pope and Lisa Graves

Episode 245 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have activist and photographer Jenna Pope here to discuss her arrest for singing at the Solidarity Sing Along to protest Scott Walker in Madison, Wisconsin.

We also have Lisa Graves from the Center for Media and Democracy back on the show to discuss their new report ALEC At 40, as well as the abuse of protesters at ALEC’s meeting in Chicago.

We’ll also discuss a federal judge’s ruling that New York City’s Stop and Frisk program is unconstitutional as well as Eric Holder’s speech on mass incarceration and the drug war.

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08 2013

Episode 232 with Kevin Gosztola and Rania Khalek

Episode 232 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Kevin Gosztola from FireDogLake back on the show to give us the latest news from the Bradley Manning trial as well as the phoney “proper channels” argument when it comes to NSA whistle blower, Edward Snowden.

We also have journalist Rania Khalek back on the show to discuss how, like Chicago, both Washington and Philadelphia are facing drastic public school closings.

We’ll also discuss the House passing a 20 week abortion ban, and how one Congressman is supporting it because of masturbating fetuses.

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06 2013

Episode 231 with Kade Crockford and Josh Bolotsky

Episode 231 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Kade Crockford from the ACLU of Massachusetts back on the show to discuss the latest NSA spying revelations from Edward Snowden.

We also have Josh Bolotsky from the Other 98% here to talk about our upcoming live-riffing of Atlas Shrugged Part One at Netroots Nation.

We’ll also discuss 22 people getting arrested in Chicago to protest the Keystone XL Tarsands Pipeline, and how TransCanada briefed and trained law enforcement, calling protesters potential terrorists.

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06 2013

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 226 with Kade Crockford and Rick Perlstein

Episode 226 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 Kade Crockford from the ACLU of Massachusetts back on the show to discuss the calls for more surveillance and drones after the Boston Marathon attacks, as well as how the media is irresponsibly tossing around the term radicalization.

We also have author and historian Rick Perlstein back on the show to discuss how Chicago teachers and activists are fighting back against Rahm Emanuel’s Shock Doctrine school closings.

We’ll also discuss the hypocrisy of Barack Obama attacking Republicans for the sequester when he signed it into law.

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05 2013