Posts Tagged ‘CIA’

Episode 306 with Antonia Juhasz and Guy Saperstein

Episode 306 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s 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 retired civil rights attorney Guy Saperstein here to discuss how progressives need to be demanding answers from Hillary Clinton on issues such as KXL, Wall Street, and the TPP.

Plus, we’ll discuss the Constitutional crisis between the CIA and the Senate, and Senator Dianne Feinstein’s hypocrisy on spying.

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03 2014

Episode 199 with Kade Crockford and Victoria Law

Episode 199 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 CIA and military’s hidden presence on college campuses.

We also have Victoria Law here to discuss the danger of states cutting prison budgets, while not cutting prison populations.

We’ll also discuss how President Obama’s nominee for Treasury Secretary, Jack Lew, had a provision in his contract at CitiGroup giving him a bonus if he quit to take a job as a high ranking government official, as well as the Obama administration refusing to state if they believe they can assassinate American citizens without a trial on US soil.

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02 2013

Episode 187 with Medea Benjamin and Mac McClelland

Episode 187 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Medea Benjamin from Code Pink here to talk about how John Brennan’s connection to drones, assassinations, rendition, and torture should disqualify him from being President Obama’s pick to head the CIA.

We also have Mac McClelland from Mother Jones Magazine back on the show to discuss the epidemic of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder spreading from returning veterans to their families.

We’ll also discuss the tragic suicide of Aaron Swartz and our how our horrific and corrupt multi-tiered justice system contributed to it.

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01 2013

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 149 with Josh Eidelson and Ron Seifert

Episode 149 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Salon’s Josh Eidelson back on the show to discuss how the Democrats poor treatment of unions, and the choice of Charlotte for the DNC hurts them, even as Republicans adopt Scott Walker’s anti-union strategy in their national platform.

We also have activist Ron Seifert from Tar Sands Blockade here to tell the story of seven people who were arrested after chaining themselves to a TransCanada truck to block the Keystone XL Pipeline.

We’ll also discuss the Obama administration announcement that there will be no prosecutions in George W. Bush’s CIA torture cases.

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Our writer/performer today is Kate Ward.

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09 2012

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 51

Hey everybody.

As you may know this weekend I attended the Living Liberally Conference in Hilton Head, South Carolina. Unfortunately, my return flight was canceled and delayed by a day, so due to that, today we are running some of our favorite interviews and sketches that you may have missed.  This is the Best of the Matthew Filipowicz Show.

Episode 51, The Best Of Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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On today’s show, we have we have the national security correspondent for the Nation MagazineJeremy Scahill, back on the show to discuss his report on secret CIA camps and operations in Somalia.

We also have America’s #1 Populist Jim Hightower here to give us the inside scoop on Texas Governor Rick Perry.

Our writer/performers today are Josh Bolotsky, Bob Rok, Tim Grimes, Amy Gard and Kate Ward.

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-Matt

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Jeremy Scahill On Uncovering CIA Black Sites In Somalia

This week, I had Jeremy Scahill on the show to discuss his latest report for the Nation on secret CIA camps, black sites and operations in Somalia.

It’s a very sobering interview and story. Take a look.

You can listen to the entire interview here.

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07 2011

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 32 with Jeremy Scahill and Chris Bowers

Episode 32 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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On today’s show, we have the national security correspondent for the Nation Magazine, Jeremy Scahill, back on the show to discuss his recent report on secret CIA camps and operations in Somalia.

We also have the campaign director at Daily Kos, Chris Bowers here to talk about the Wisconsin Recalls, Elizabeth Warren running for Senate, and how we can’t win a class war unless we fight one.

We also have an interview on lack of women’s comedy writers on late night TV, plus a surprising announcement from the Grand Wizard of the KKK.

We’ll also be talking about how Obama’s support for repealing DOMA doesn’t get him off the hook for embracing austerity and cutting the social safety net.

Our writer/ performers today are Tim Grimes and Lauren Maul.

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-Matt

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07 2011