Posts Tagged ‘Occupy Boston’

Episode 195 with Ari Berman and Sarah Jaffe

Episode 195 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 here to discuss how conservatives and the Supreme Court may destroy the Voting Rights Act.

We also have independent journalist Sarah Jaffe back on the show to discuss Seattle teachers refusing to administer a for-profit company’s standardized test and the cost of emotional labor in the service industry.

We’ll also discuss how after 14 months of waiting for their day in court, the prosecutors office suddenly dropped the charges against those arrested in the Occupy Boston raids.

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02 2013

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

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 138 with Anne Elizabeth Moore, Nicole Boyett and Steve Horn

Episode 138 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have artists Anne Elizabeth Moore and Nicole Boyett from Ladydrawers here to discuss the shocking amount of sexism and gender discrimination in the comics industry.

We also have journalist Steve Horn here to discuss his Truth Out series on the other ALECs that are corrupting our democracy.

We’ll also discuss the latest updates in the BPPA’s racist, sexist and homophobic newsletter scandal.

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07 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 134 with Robin Jacks and Lee Fang

Episode 134 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Robin Jacks from Occupy Boston back on the show to discuss the campaign against the racist, sexist, homophobic Boston Police Patrolmen’s Association newsletter.

We also have Republic Report investigative journalist Lee Fang back on the show to discuss how lobbyist and corporate money continue to destroy our democracy as well as our schools.

We’ll also discuss Mitt Romney most likely committing a felony when he lied about his time at Bain Capital.  As well as how the madness of austerity has the city of Scranton, Pennsylvania cutting police and firefighters salaries to minimum wage.

Our writer/performer today is Kate Ward.

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07 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Our One Year Anniversary with Allison Kilkenny and Rick Perlstein

Episode 106 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Today’s show is our One Year Anniversary!!!

To celebrate, we have Allison Kilkenny from the Nation Magazine and Citizen Radio back on the show to discuss the arrest of 80 Occupiers in San Francisco and the 99% Spring.

We also have Nixonland author and historian Rick Perlstein here to talk about what progressive activists are doing right and what we still need to work on.

We’ll also discuss Occupy Boston setting up an Camp Charlie on the steps of the Massachusetts State House to protest cuts to public transit and campus police pepper spraying student protesters in Santa Monica, California.

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-Matt

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04 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 103 with Amanda Marcotte and Robin Jacks from Occupy Boston

Episode 103 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Amanda Marcotte from Pandagon back on the show to talk about how the GOP has entered a new phase in the War on Contraception.

We also have Robin Jacks from Occupy Boston back on the show to discuss police violence towards women and Occupy’s plans for the spring.

We’ll also discuss Mitt Romney having an elevator for his cars and hiring a lobbyist for his beach house, a GOP NLRB member leaking information to a Romney adviser, updates in the Trevon Martin case, and the NYPD spying on liberal groups.

Plus, we have Rick Santorum’s campaign manager here to talk about his candidate’s relationship with the LGBT community.

Our writer/performer today is Tim Grimes.

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-Matt

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03 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 93 with Chris Faraone

Episode 93 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Boston Phoenix journalist Chris Faraone here to talk about his new book, 99 Nights With The 99%.

We also have the head of the Cautious Catholic Caucus here to explain why he thinks Obama isn’t a true Christian.

We also have listener calls on the topic of birth control.

Plus we’ll discuss the Progressive Principles Conference at Yale, our visit to the abandoned Christian theme park, Holy Land USA, Rick Santorum’s stance on science, Virginia’s horrific state sponsored rape bill, and an Indiana Congressman’s crusade against the Girl Scouts.

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

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-Matt

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02 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 87 with Gavin Aronsen and Occupy Boston’s John Ford

Episode 87 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Mother Jones journalist Gavin Aronsen here to give us his first hand account being arrested this weekend at Occupy Oakland.

We also have John Ford here to give us an update from Occupy Boston.

Plus we have an exclusive new ad where Mitt Romney claims to be from the “real streets” of America.

We’ll also discuss the fact the U.S. has dropped to 47th place for freedom of the press, Mitt Romney’s ridiculous wealth, and the shady finances and executive bonuses at the company maintains Dewey Square, the Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy.

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-Matt

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01 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 83 with Nan Levinson and Sam Mayfield

Episode 83 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 and author Nan Levinson here to discuss her In These Times article on America’s secret data mining network.

We also have documentary filmmaker Sam Mayfield here to talk about the Kickstarter campaign for her upcoming documentary, Wisconsin Rising.

Plus we have Rick Perry’s spokesperson here to respond to Perry defending US soldiers urinating on corpses in Afghanistan.

We’ll also discuss the tide turning against SOPA, the turning in of petitions for the Scott Walker recall, and Newt Gingrich’s nasty, racist exchange last night with Juan Williams at the GOP Primary Debate in South Carolina.

Our writer/performer today is Josh Bolotsky.

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-Matt

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01 2012