Posts Tagged ‘Citizens United’

Episode 269 with Steve Horn and Ari Berman

Episode 269 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.  And as you can see, we’re trying out a new player.  Let us know if you have issues with it!

Coming up on today’s show, we have Steve Horn from DeSmogBlog back on the show to discuss a disturbing “Citizen’s United”-like court ruling on the KXL Pipeline and the largely ignored North Dakota oil spill disaster.

We also have Ari Berman from the Nation Magazine back on the show to discuss how new voter suppression laws in Arizona and Kansas date back to the Antebellum South.

We’ll also discuss how Britain still insists that Glenn Greenwald’s husband engaged in espionage and terrorism, and how the US refuses to condemn it.

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

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11 2013

Episode 161 with Cenk Uygur and Molly Crabapple

Episode 161 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Cenk Uygur from the Young Turks back on the show to discuss different progressive approaches to the 2012 election.

We also have artist Molly Crabapple here to discuss her new book on austerity and unrest in Greece that she co-authored with Laurie Penny, Discordia.

We’ll also discuss Paul Ryan’s photo-op lie at an Ohio soup kitchen, the Koch Brothers promoting Romney to employees while stifling workers’ free speech, and give an update on the Walmart strikes.

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10 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 134 with Robin Jacks and Lee Fang

Episode 134 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Robin Jacks from Occupy Boston back on the show to discuss the campaign against the racist, sexist, homophobic Boston Police Patrolmen’s Association newsletter.

We also have Republic Report investigative journalist Lee Fang back on the show to discuss how lobbyist and corporate money continue to destroy our democracy as well as our schools.

We’ll also discuss Mitt Romney most likely committing a felony when he lied about his time at Bain Capital.  As well as how the madness of austerity has the city of Scranton, Pennsylvania cutting police and firefighters salaries to minimum wage.

Our writer/performer today is Kate Ward.

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07 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 131 with Dahlia Lithwick and Ari Berman

Episode 131 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Slate senior editor Dahlia Lithwick back on the show to give us her take on the Supreme Court’s health care, SB1070 and campaign finance rulings.

We also have Ari Berman from the Nation Magazine here to give us his take on the courts and to give us an update on the GOP’s war on voting.

We’ll also discuss how GOP Governors refusing to expand Medicaid will lead to millions of uninsured and how Mitt Romney and Bain Capitol made millions disposing of aborted fetuses.

Our writer/performer today is Tim Grimes.

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07 2012

June 2012’s Bad-Ass Members Only Bonus Episode Is Now Available!

Hey everyone!

The June 2012 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 quite easy!  Just head over to our members page and sign up.

Not only do you get the warm fuzzy feeling of supporting independent progressive media, not only do you get our monthly bonus episodes, but you’ll also receive other… perks, if you know what I mean.  Also, once we reach 100 members, we will go to three shows a week!

However, if you can’t afford to become a member, no problem!  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’s forum features writer/performers Josh Bolotsky and Kate Ward.

We talk the Supreme Court rulings on health care and campaign finance, Wisconsin, what progressives can and should do next and give our theories why Bob Rok missed today’s bonus episode.

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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The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 128 with Andy Kroll and Katie Halper

Episode 128 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Andy Kroll from Mother Jones Magazine here to discuss the over four decade long fight over dark money in politics.

We also have comedian Katie Halper back on the show to discuss the war on women in Michigan and give us an update from the Take Back The American Dream Conference in Washington, DC.

We’ll also discuss how after how I don’t really have the energy to debunk Fast and Furious after Eric Holder’s Justice Department denies a FOIA request on assassinations, President Obama opening up more of the Gulf Coast to drilling, and how Obama and the Democrats past embrace of austerity damages a key argument against Mitt Romney.

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06 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 100 with Cenk Uygur and Angelo Carusone

Episode 100 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Cenk Uygur of the Young Turks back on the show to talk the 2012 election and why it’s so important to get money out of politics.

We’ll also be talking once again to Angelo Carusone from Media Matters about his new campaign against Rush Limbaugh, Stop Rush.

We’ll also discuss the SWAT raid of the homes Occupy Miami protesters and the war on women and contraceptives in the state of Arizona.

Plus, we’ll be talking to Newt Gingrich’s senior campaign adviser and Rush Limbaugh’s advertising executive.

Our writer/performers today are Bob Rok and Chris Sowa.

Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter and Facebook.  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.

-Matt

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03 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 82 with Tim Karr and Robert Victorson

Episode 82 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Tim Karr from Free Press back on the show to talk about the campaign to get the FCC to shine a light on political attack ads, and the push to stop SOPA.

We also have the winner of the Netroots Nation holiday fund-raising bazaar Robert Victorson here to discuss 10 small things that can be done to reduce big time joblessness.

Plus we have a message from Rick Santorum to all the women out there, and we have Mitt Romney responding to the right wing attacks on his time at Bain Capital.

We’ll also discuss Mitt Romney’s claim that anyone who wants to discuss income inequality is envious of the 1%.

Our writer/performer today is Kate Ward.

Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter and Facebook.  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.

-Matt

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01 2012