Posts Tagged ‘Gerrymandering’

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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Episode 190 with Lawrence Lessig and Steve Horn

Episode 190 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 Lawrence Lessig here to discuss the corrupting influence of money in politics and what we can do to stop it.

We also have journalist Steve Horn here to discuss Barack Obama’s EPA censoring a damning report on hydro-fracking.

We’ll also discuss Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman flip flopping and approving the Nebraska portion of the TransCanada Keystone pipeline, the Sierra Club saying it will engage in civil disobedience to stop it, and Virginia Republicans sneaking through a gerrymandering vote to disenfranchise voters on Inauguration Day.

Our writer-performer today is Frank Chow.

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