Posts Tagged ‘Cuts’

Episode 239 with Greg Kaufmann and Chris Faraone

Episode 239 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Greg Kaufmann from the Nation Magazine’s This Week In Poverty back on the show to discuss how politicians are playing real-life Hunger Games with cuts to food stamps.

We also have journalist Chris Faraone back on the show to give us overview on the candidates running to become the next Mayor of Boston.

We’ll also discuss how President Obama is reportedly considering New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly to head the Department of Homeland Security, despite Kelly’s record with Stop and Frisk, the Muslim spying scandal, and abusing Occupy Wall Street protesters.

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07 2013

Episode 192 with Tracy Weitz and Tyler Zimmer

Episode 192 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Tracy Weitz from Advancing New Standards In Reproductive Health here to discuss their new study finding that abortions are just as safe when performed by nurse practitioners, physician assistants and certified mid-wives as when performed by physicians.

We also have Tyler Zimmer from the Occupied Chicago Tribune here to discuss the real effects of austerity when it comes to CTA fare hikes and service cuts.

We’ll also discuss how the economy is now heading into a double dip recession due to the lack of government spending.

Our writer-performer today is Tim Grimes.

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01 2013

Episode 188 with Molly Knefel and Antonia Juhasz

Episode 188 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have writer and radio host Molly Knefel here to discuss what the New York City bus strike can teach us about the real impact of austerity.

We also have journalist Antonia Juhasz back on the show to discuss the new war for Afghanistan’s untapped oil.

We’ll also discuss how while it’s positive that we’re discussing the epidemic of gun violence in the US, turning schools into armed camps is not the answer.

Our writer-performer today is Tim Grimes.

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01 2013

Episode 180 with The Coup’s Boots Riley and Kade Crockford

Episode 180 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Boots Riley from the hip hop group the Coup here to discuss art, activism and his new album, Sorry To Bother You.

We also have Kade Crockford from the ACLU of Massachusetts back on the show to give us an update on the privacy harvesting NCTC and the Disposition Matrix kill list.

We’ll also discuss how President Barack Obama has offered to cut Social Security and give the rich a tax cut in the bogus fiscal cliff negotiations and what we can do to stop it.

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12 2012

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 66 with Joan McCarter and Joshua Eaton of Occupy Harvard

Episode 66 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we Joan McCarter from Daily Kos back on the show to give us an update on the Super Congress.

We also Joshua Eaton from Occupy Boston back on the show to give us an update on Occupy Harvard.

We also have an exclusive interview with a spokesperson for New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg about the police raid on Occupy Wall Street.

Plus we have an RNC spokesperson here to talk about the GOP’s plans to re-institute torture.

We’ll also be discussing today’s international day of action in support of the Occupy Movement.

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

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-Matt

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11 2011

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 43 with Alan Grayson and Angelo Carusone

Episode 43 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have former Congressman Alan Grayson here to tell us about his No Cuts Pledge and how progressives can make an impact in Washington DC.

We also Angelo Carusone, aka Stop Beck, from Media Matters for America back on the show to give us the run down on Glenn Beck’s rally in Israel.

Plus we have the ghost of Hunter S. Thompson here to give us his opinion on the GOP primary candidates.

We’ll also discuss the response to Hurricane Irene by Eric Cantor, Ron Paul and Michele Bachmann.

Our writer/performer today is Tim Grimes.

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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08 2011

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 42 with Terry J. Allen and W. Kamau Bell

Episode 42 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we journalist Terry J Allen. Terry is here to discuss her recent cover story for In These Times Magazine on how rich countries are going into impoverished ones and buying up their farmland.

We also comedian and writer W. Kamau Bell here on the show to discuss his upcoming Laughter Against The Machine comedy tour as well as his one man show, The W. Kamau Bell Curve: Ending Racism In About An Hour.

Plus we have Cindy Sunday from the Best Church of God back on the show to discuss why she’s joining the Dirty Girls Ministries.

We’ll also discuss the earthquake that hit the East Coast and how Eric Cantor wants to cut programs to predict them.

Our writer/performer today is Lauren Maul.

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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08 2011

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 39 with Richard Eskow and Joshua Holland

Episode 39 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show, is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have from Campaign for America’s Future, Richard Eskow. Richard will discuss Mitt Romney’s claim that corporations are people, as well as the health care mandate being struck down by the 11th circuit court..

We’ll also be joined by Alternet’s editor and senior writer Joshua Holland, who’ll give us his take on the upcoming super congress as well as talk about his book, The 15 Biggest Lies About The Economy.

Plus we will be taking live calls on the listener hotline.

We’ll also discuss BART, the Bay Area Rapid Transit, shutting down cell phone service after the mere rumor of a protest over police violence.

Our writer/performers today are Tim Grimes, Kate Ward and Amy Gard.

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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08 2011

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 30 with Markos Moulitsas and Mike Papantonio

Episode 30 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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On today’s show, we have the founder and publisher of Daily Kos, Markos Moulitsas here.  Markos will discuss his prediction that Michelle Bachmann will take the GOP Presidential nomination, as well as give his take on the debt ceiling negotiations.

We’re also joined by my good friend Mike Papantonio from Ring of Fire Radio.  Mike will give us the run down on Rupert Murdoch’s News of the World scandal.

Plus, we have the spokesman from the group Family Leader, who will be here to discuss the Iowa based conservative organization’s controversial Marriage Vow pledge.

We are also excited to announce our Members Program!  Get bonus episodes, schwag, and more!

Our writer/performer today was Bob Rok.

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.  We have new shows every Tuesday and Thursday.

-Matt

 

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07 2011