Posts Tagged ‘NRA’

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 188 with Molly Knefel and Antonia Juhasz

Episode 188 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have writer and radio host Molly Knefel here to discuss what the New York City bus strike can teach us about the real impact of austerity.

We also have journalist Antonia Juhasz back on the show to discuss the new war for Afghanistan’s untapped oil.

We’ll also discuss how while it’s positive that we’re discussing the epidemic of gun violence in the US, turning schools into armed camps is not the answer.

Our writer-performer today is Tim Grimes.

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01 2013

Episode 179 with the Reverend Billy Tahlen and Amanda Marcotte

Episode 179 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 Reverend Billy Talen from the Church of Stop Shopping here to discuss how we need to treat the climate crisis like it’s The End of The World.

We also have Amanda Marcotte here to discuss the domestic violence case against Congressman Jim Moran’s son, Patrick, and the wingnut response to it.

We’ll also discuss how despite what the NRA and the right wing tells youyes we can regulate guns and pass common sense gun laws after the massacre in Newtown, Connecticut.

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12 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 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 17 with Cliff Schecter and Rachel Tabachnick

Episode 17 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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On today’s show, we have pundit, strategist and best selling author Cliff Schecter here to talk about the Republican’s ridiculous hypocrisy on things such abortion and guns.

We also have journalist Rachel Tabachnick here to talk about her recent article on the Devos family, a wealthy right wing family that is trying to destroy public education though voucher programs.

We’ll also be joined by Captain Courage, who’s here to tell us why it’s right for people like David Gregory to call the GOP is courageous for trying to destroy Medicare.  Plus we’ll have the debut of a trailer for the new feel-good comedy based on Bill Clinton and Paul Ryan called… Pulling A Ryan.

Our writer/performers today are Josh Bolotsky and Tim Grimes.

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-Matt


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05 2011