Posts Tagged ‘Mitt Romney’

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

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 148 with Chris Faraone and Jennifer McCreight

Episode 148 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Chris Faraone from the Boston Phoenix here to give us an on the ground report of the protests going on outside the RNC.

We also have feminist and atheist Jennifer McCreight here to discuss her idea for a new wave of atheism, Atheism Plus.

We’ll also discuss coal miners forced to be human props for Mitt Romney without pay, the RNC “We Built This” hypocracy, and racist Republicans throwing peanuts at a black CNN camerawoman.

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08 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 147 with Richard Eskow and Justin Krebs

Episode 147 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Richard Eskow back on the show to discuss whether or not President Obama agrees with Joe Biden’s Social Security guarantee.

We also have Drinking Liberally founder Justin Krebs back on the show to discuss the Living Liberally National Conference and the hubs of progressive communities in red states around the country.

We’ll also discuss Mitt Romney going birther, and the dangers of the dog-whistle racism of the Republican party.

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08 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 145 with Kade Crockford and Greg Kaufmann

Episode 145 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Kade Crockford from the ACLU of Massachusetts back on the show discuss what we know about Trapwire and the problems with for-profit companies partnering with the government to spy on Americans.

We also have Greg Kaufmann from the Nation Magazine’s This Week In Poverty back on the show to discuss how Pennsylvania knocked 91,000 children off of Medicaid and to give us an update on the Houston janitors strike.

We’ll also discuss how Congressman Todd Akin’s “legitimate rape” controversy is part of a disturbing trend of mainstreaming extreme ideas in the GOP’s War On Women.

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Our writer/performer today is Kate Ward.

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08 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 144 with Greta Christina and Jill Richardson

Episode 144 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have author and activist Greta Christina on the show to discuss her book Why Are You Atheists So Angry? and why atheists still have to fight for their rights.

We also have author Jill Richardson here to discuss how the drought has revealed the dangers of America’s over-reliance on corn.

We’ll also discuss the GOP’s deplorable attempts to suppress and disenfranchise voters in Pennsylvania, Florida, Ohio and elsewhere.

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Our writer/performer today is Tim Grimes.

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08 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 141 with Larry Ellison and Sarah Jaffe

Episode 141 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Larry Ellison from the Massachusetts Association Of Minority Law Enforcement Officers here to discuss how their attempts to draw attention to the BPPA newsletter were ignored and how Boston Mayor Tom Menino has a less than stellar record on race relations with the police.

We also have Alternet’s Sarah Jaffe back on the show to discuss the $21 Trillion dollars the rich are hiding in tax shelters and why we should treat our Olympians better.

We’ll also discuss the tragic murders at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin, Fox News claiming those who oppose Chick-Fil-A are heterophobic, and the NYPD arresting another New York Times journalist.

Our writer/performer today is Bob Rok.

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08 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 140 with John Knefel and David Waldman

Episode 140 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 and radio host John Knefel here to discuss how the NYPD most likely broke international law in suppressing the Occupy protests.

We also have David Waldman from Daily Kos and Kagro In The Morning back on the show to discuss Mitt Romney’s plan to raise taxes on the middle class.

We’ll also discuss Green Party Presidential nominee Jill Stein getting arrested while Occupying Fannie Mae, police claiming a handcuffed man shot himself in the head, the tasing of a 12 year old girl, and Congressman Mike Kelly comparing birth control to Pearl Harbor and 9-11.

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08 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 139 with David Dayen and Rania Khalek

Episode 139 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have David Dayen from FireDogLake here to discuss the LIBOR scandal, what Tim Geithner knew about it and when.

We also have journalist Rania Khalek back on the show to give us the latest on the police violence in Anaheim, California.

We’ll also discuss Mitt Romney’s hypocritical and dangerous comments about Israel and Palestine.

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07 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 137 with Cliff Schecter and Kate Sheppard

Episode 137 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have author and pundit Cliff Schecter back on the show to discuss the Aurora, Colorado tragedy and how the majority of NRA members disagree with NRA leadership over common sense gun control laws.

We also have Mother Jones environmental reporter Kate Sheppard back on the show to discuss how Barack Obama’s refusal to implement the EPA’s smog rules is costing thousands of lives a year and what beaches you should avoid this summer.

We’ll also discuss the death of astronaut Sally Ride and how her partner of 27 years will not receive federal benefits due to DOMA.

Please take a minute to sign our petition for Common Sense Gun Laws.

Our writer-performer today was Tim Grimes.

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07 2012