Posts Tagged ‘Police Violence’

Episode 419 with Malkia Cyril and Ian Millhiser

Episode 419 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Malkia Cyril here to discuss black America’s state of surveillance and her work at the Center For Media Justice.

We have Ian Millhiser here to discuss his new book, Injustices: The Supreme Court’s History Of Comforting The Comfortable And Afflicting The Afflicted.

Plus, we have TMFS comedian Bob Rok here to discuss a proposed Texas bill that would ban the filming of police officers.

We’ll also discuss Hillary Clinton announcing her presidential campaign and what progressives can do to push the 2016 election to the left.

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04 2015

Episode 418 with Sarah Macaraeg and Scott Myers-Lipton

Episode 418 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Sarah Macaraeg back on the show to discuss her TruthOut series on Chicago police violence and the purging of misconduct allegations.

We have Scott Myers-Lipton here to discuss his new book, Ending Extreme Inequality: An Economic Bill Of Rights To Eliminate Poverty.

Plus, we have TMFS comedian Bob Rok here to discuss the connection between climate change and the California drought.

Plus, we’ll discuss how Chicago unfortunately re-elected neo-liberal, corporatist mayor Rahm Emanuel.

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04 2015

Episode 403 with Mychal Denzel Smith and Amanda Marcotte

Episode 403 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Mychal Denzel Smith back on the show to discuss how the NYPD’s Bill Bratton wants to make resisting arrest a felony and his comparison of protesters to terrorists.

We have Amanda Marcotte back on the show to discuss how atheists need to take a hard look at ourselves after the Chapel Hill killings while at the same time defending it from straw man arguments.

Plus, we have TMFS comedian Tim Grimes here to discuss how Texas Congressman Mike Conaway is working to cut SNAP food stamp benefits.

Plus, we’ll discuss how Boston is using prison labor to clear its record breaking snow.

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02 2015

Episode 386 with the Reverend Billy Talen and Todd Wolfson

Episode 386 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have the Reverend Billy Talen back on the show to discuss the Church of Stop Shopping’s trip to Monsanto headquarters and Ferguson, MO on Black Friday.

We also have Todd Wolfson here to discuss his new book, Digital Rebellion: The Birth Of The Cyber Left.

We’ll also discuss the mainstream media’s lack of coverage of the Millions March against police violence in New York.

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12 2014

Episode 383 with Mychal Denzel Smith and Wagatwe Wanjuki

Episode 383 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Mychal Denzel Smith back on the show to discuss how the system that failed Eric Garner and Michael Brown is designed to protect the police and cannot be reformed.

We also have Wagatwe Wanjuki back on the show to discuss the University of Virginia/Rolling Stone rape scandal and how “he said/she said” framing is used to dismiss sexual assault.

We’ll also discuss horrific right wing reactions to the Eric Garner grand jury announcement and how after 12 year old Tamir Rice was shot, police handcuffed his sister.

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09

12 2014

Episode 371 with Sarah Macaraeg, Alison Flowers and Karen Narefsky

Episode 371 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Sarah Macaraeg and Alison Flowers here to discuss their new TruthOut report on the lack of accountability for police violence in Chicago.

We also have Karen Narefsky from Jacobin here to discuss the how the left needs to organize after the suburbanization of the US working class.

We’ll also discuss President Obama’s interview with Al Sharpton where he brushed off GOP voter suppression.

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10 2014