Posts Tagged ‘Filibuster’

Episode 238 with David Dayen and Joan McCarter

Episode 238 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have journalist David Dayen back on the show to discuss how the new student loan fix is a scam, and how a proposed GOP House bill would pre-empt private property rights.

We also have Joan McCarter from Daily Kos back on the show to discuss the Senate filibuster deal and how we need to be pushing for the talking filibuster.

We’ll also discuss the reaction to the Rolling Stone cover photo of the Boston Marathon Bomber, and how the NSA are using “three hop queries” through American’s data and records

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07 2013

Episode 202 with Stephen John Hartnett and Lee Camp

Episode 202 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Professor Stephen John Hartnett here to discuss his book on the history of the death penalty in America, Executing Democracy.

We also have comedian and satirist Lee Camp back on the show to discuss our upcoming stand-up show in Boston, misogyny in comedy after Seth MacFarlane’s Oscar hosting night, and the trial of Bradley Manning.

We’ll also discuss Rand Paul’s filibuster of John Brennan and Eric Holder claiming that the President can use a drone to assassinate an American on US soil.

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03 2013

Episode 191 with Melissa Gira Grant and Cliff Schecter

Episode 191 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have journalist Melissa Gira Grant here to talk about her latest article, The War On Sex Workers.

We also have Cliff Schecter back on the show to give us an update on gun control legislation and GOP gerrymandering.

We’ll also discuss the fact that Harry Reid and certain Senate Democrats flat out refused to reform the filibuster.

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01 2013

Episode 178 with Beau Hodai and David Waldman

Episode 178 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have journalist Beau Hodai back on the show to discuss his article for PR Watch and Prison Legal News on how a for-profit prison corporation, CCA, is participating in high school drug sweeps.

We also have David Waldman from Daily Kos and Kagro In The Morning back on the show to give us an update on filibuster reform in the Senate.

We’ll also discuss how ten to fifteen thousand protesters surrounded the capitol after Republicans in Michigan rushed through anti-union legislation and made Michigan a “Right to Work” for less state, and how a State Representative claimed that he enjoyed seeing protesters pepper sprayed.

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12 2012