Posts Tagged ‘Mitt Romney’

Episode 158 with Robert Naiman, Uylonda Dickerson and David Shuster

Episode 158 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Robert Naiman from Just Foreign Policy joining us from Pakistan where he is trying to draw attention to the U.S.’s horrific drone strike policy.

We have Uylonda Dickerson from Warehouse Workers For Justice here to give us an update on riot police arresting protesters outside a Walmart warehouse strike.

Plus we have David Shuster from Current TV and Take Action News here to discuss the responsibility of the media following the live suicide broadcast on Fox News, and it’s subsequent posting on BuzzFeed.

We’ll also discuss how we’d like to cover the first Presidential debate, but don’t have time because the NDAA has been upheld by three Obama justices.

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10 2012

Episode 157 with Gaius Publius and Greg Kaufmann

Episode 157 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 bipartisan welfare reform has made life worse for the poor, especially women and children.

We also have Gaius Publius from AmericaBlog here to discuss how President Barack Obama still appears to want to cut the social safety net after the 2012 election.

We’ll also discuss Romney “harvesting” companies, how Paul Ryan doesn’t have time to explain his tax plan, Occupy Boston’s one year anniversary, the New England janitors union winning a better contract, and the Scott Brown/ Elizabeth Warren debate.

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Our writer/performer today is Frank Chow.

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10 2012

Episode 155 with Professor Noam Chomsky

Episode 155 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 Noam Chomsky here to discuss Occupy Wall Street’s one year anniversary and how progressives and activists should approach the 2012 election.

We’ll also discuss Rahm Emanuel’s City Council Floor Leader threatening to take away Chicago Teachers’ right to strike, President Obama opening 38 million more acres of the Gulf coast for off-shore drilling, and Tar Sands Blockade activists climbing and occupying 80 foot tall trees to block the Keystone XL Pipeline

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Our writer/performer today was Tim Grimes.

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09 2012

Episode 153 with Brendan Fischer and Jeff Biggers

Episode 153 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Brendan Fischer from the Center For Media and Democracy back on the show to discuss what happens now that Scott Walker’s anti-union law has been ruled unconstitutional.

We also have author and journalist Jeff Biggers back on the show to discuss his new book State Out Of The Union: Arizona And The Final Showdown Over The American Dream.

We’ll also discuss S17, the one year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street and Mitt Romney’s horrible hidden camera 47% speech.  Plus, in honor of next week’s interview with Noam Chomsky, we have the return of “The Most Noam Chomsky You’ll Hear On The Radio Today!”

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Our writer/performer today is Josh Bolotsky.

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09 2012

Episode 151 with Cheri Honkala and Greg Palast

Episode 151 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Green Party Vice Presidential Candidate Cheri Honkala back on the show to discuss her campaign with Jill Stein and getting arrested while Occupying Fannie Mae.

We also have journalist and author Greg Palast back on the show to discuss his new book, Billionaires and Ballot Bandits: How To Steal An Election In 9 Easy Steps.

We’ll also discuss the Chicago Teachers Strike, how Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan support Rahm Emanuel’s efforts in busting the teacher’s union, where President Obama stands on the strike, and what progressives can learn from the CTU.

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09 2012

Episode 150 with Kenzo Shibata and Chris Faraone

Episode 150 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Kenzo Shibata from the Chicago Teacher’s Union here to discuss Rahm Emanuel and the looming Chicago teacher’s strike.

We also have Chris Faraone from the Boston Phoenix back on the show to discuss the protests outside the DNC in Charlotte, North Carolina.

We’ll also discuss Elizabeth Warren’s run for Senate and the embarrassing attempt by Democrats to add God and Jerusalem to the DNC platform.

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Our writer/performers today are Bob Rok and Tim Grimes.

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09 2012