Posts Tagged ‘Mother Jones’

Episode 234 with Ari Berman and Ted Genoways

Episode 234 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Ari Berman from the Nation Magazine back on the show to discuss what needs to be done now that the Supreme Court has struck down Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act.

We also have Ted Genoways from Mother Jones magazine here to discuss the history of unconstitutional Ag Gag laws.

We’ll also discuss the crazy right wing reactions to the Supreme Court striking down DOMA.

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07 2013

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 227 with Kimya Dawson and Nick Baumann

Episode 227 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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The show is on vacation this week.  As such, we are running the Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews, rants, and sketches.  

Coming up on today’s “Best Of” show, we have musician Kimya Dawson here to discuss art, activism and her new project with Aesop Rock, the Uncluded.

We also have Nick Baumann from Mother Jones Magazine here to talk about how high speed trading may be a ticking time bomb for our economy.

We’ll also discuss the West, Texas Fertilizer plant explosion.

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06 2013

Episode 196 with Nick Baumann and Greg Palast

Episode 196 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Nick Baumann from Mother Jones Magazine here to talk about how high speed trading may be a ticking time bomb for our economy.

We also have journalist and filmmaker Greg Palast back on the show to discuss how Obama’s proposed voting commission is not enough, the potential nomination of Penny Pritzker for Commerce Secretary, and how, if approved, the Keystone XL pipeline will make the Koch Brothers billions.

We’ll also discuss how President Obama’s hypocrisy in blaming the Republicans for the sequestration considering he signed the bill, as well as 48 people getting arrested at the White House to try and stop the Keystone XL Tarsands Pipeline.

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02 2013

Episode 187 with Medea Benjamin and Mac McClelland

Episode 187 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Medea Benjamin from Code Pink here to talk about how John Brennan’s connection to drones, assassinations, rendition, and torture should disqualify him from being President Obama’s pick to head the CIA.

We also have Mac McClelland from Mother Jones Magazine back on the show to discuss the epidemic of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder spreading from returning veterans to their families.

We’ll also discuss the tragic suicide of Aaron Swartz and our how our horrific and corrupt multi-tiered justice system contributed to it.

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01 2013

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 142 with David Pakman and Tim Murphy

Episode 142 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have radio host David Pakman here to discuss different progressive approaches to the 2012 election.

We also have Tim Murphy from Mother Jones Magazine back on the show to discuss the rise of Tea Party rock star Alan West and how a part-time Santa is now a GOP congressional nominee.

We’ll also discuss the horrific execution of a man in Texas who had been diagnosed as mentally retarded and had an IQ of 61.

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Our writer/performer today is Tim Grimes.

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08 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.

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Our writer-performer today was Tim Grimes.

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07 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 105 with BBU and Tim Murphy

Episode 105 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have the Chicago hip hop group BBU here to talk about their new mix tape, Bell Hooks.

We also have Tim Murphy from Mother Jones Magazine back on the show to discuss the “most interesting” candidate for governor in the world, and how the GOP has found a way to combine their war on women with their war on immigrants.

We’ll also discuss the Supreme Court allowing the police to strip search any one for any crime, how water guns are banned from RNC protests but real guns are allowed, and how local police are spying on you through your cell phone without a warrant.

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-Matt

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04 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 104 with Dahlia Lithwick, Kate Sheppard and Brednan Fischer

Episode 104 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Slate Senior Editor Dahlia Lithwick here to give us her first hand account from inside the Supreme Court health care case.

We also have Kate Sheppard from Mother Jones Magazine back on the show to discuss how a new Pennsylvania law on hydro-fracking may impair doctors from properly treating their patients.

Plus, we have Brendan Fisher from the Center For Media And Democracy’s PR Watch back on the show to discuss how the conservative legislative group ALEC has pushed Stand Your Ground laws, like the one in the Trevon Martin case, all over the country.

We’ll also discuss why Mitt Romney finds firing people humorous, the Budget For All by Congressional Progressive Caucus, the police surveillance video of Trevon Martin’s killer, and the NRA’s “Conceal and Carry” hoodie.

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-Matt

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03 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 95 with Mac McClelland and Joe Macare

Episode 95 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 Mac McClelland back on the show to talk about her Mother Jones cover story, I Was A Warehouse Wage Slave.

We’ll also be talking once again with Joe Macare from the Occupied Chicago Tribune and Truthout about the re-occupation of Republic Windows and Doors, parents and teachers occupying the Piccollo school in Chicago, and Rahm Emanuel’s war on teachers.

We also have the head of the Regular Gentleman’s Alliance here to explain that Mitt Romney is just a regular Joe, and Rick Santorum saying the separation of church and state makes him want to vomit.

We’ll also discuss the latest disturbing developments in the NYPD Muslim spying program.

Our writer/performer today is 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.  You can support the show by becoming a member.  We have new shows every Tuesday and Thursday.

-Matt

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02 2012