Posts Tagged ‘President Barack Obama’

Episode 277 with Steve Horn and Rodstarz from Rebel Diaz

Episode 277 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Steve Horn from DeSmogBlog back on the show to discuss the shady firm hired to clean up North Dakota’s massive oil spill and President Obama’s newly approved fracked-gas pipeline’s connection to KXL tarsands.

We also have Rodstarz from the hip hop group Rebel Diaz back on the show to discuss their new album, Radical Dilemma.

We’ll also discuss the 116 people arrested protesting Walmart on Black Friday and Thursday’s Fast Food Workers Strikes.

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12 2013

Episode 218 with David Dayen and Chris Faraone

Episode 218 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 David Dayen here to discuss how Obama’s Treasury Department is fighting legislation that would end “Too Big To Fail” Banks.

We also have Chris Faraone back on the show to discuss his new, free e-book on the Boston Marathon attack, Heartbreak Hell.

We’ll also discuss how President Obama is denying both science and a court order with his dangerous new FDA rules for Plan B Emergency Contraception.

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05 2013

Episode 212 with Marcy Wheeler, Kevin Gosztola, Trevor Timm and Tim Hwang

Episode 212 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have a batch of interviews recorded live at the National Conference for Media Reform in Denver, Colorado!

We have Marcy Wheeler here to discuss the Obama administration’s discrepancies in justification when it comes to the assassination of Anwar al-Awlaki.

We have Kevin Gosztola back on the show to give us an update on the trail of Bradley Manning.

We have Trevor Timm from the Freedom of the Press Foundation here to discuss the lack of transparency in the Obama administration.

And we have Tim Hwang here to talk about his world wide network, the Awesome Foundation For The Arts And Sciences.

We’ll also discuss Newark, NJ students walking out of their schools to protest budget cuts, teacher firings and school closings and the McClatchy report that shows the Obama administration has lied about the use of drones.

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04 2013

Episode 202 with Stephen John Hartnett and Lee Camp

Episode 202 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 Stephen John Hartnett here to discuss his book on the history of the death penalty in America, Executing Democracy.

We also have comedian and satirist Lee Camp back on the show to discuss our upcoming stand-up show in Boston, misogyny in comedy after Seth MacFarlane’s Oscar hosting night, and the trial of Bradley Manning.

We’ll also discuss Rand Paul’s filibuster of John Brennan and Eric Holder claiming that the President can use a drone to assassinate an American on US soil.

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03 2013

Episode 194 with Les Leopold and Amy Dean

Episode 194 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Les Leopold back on the show to discuss his new book, How To Make A Million Dollars An Hour: Why Hedge Funds Get Away With Siphoning Off America’s Wealth.

We also have labor activist and author Amy Dean here to discuss how restaurant workers, through groups like ROC-United, are fighting for sick days, benefits and economic justice.

We’ll also discuss the release of the DOJ white paper on Barack Obama’s assassination of American citizens.

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07

02 2013

Episode 190 with Lawrence Lessig and Steve Horn

Episode 190 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 Lawrence Lessig here to discuss the corrupting influence of money in politics and what we can do to stop it.

We also have journalist Steve Horn here to discuss Barack Obama’s EPA censoring a damning report on hydro-fracking.

We’ll also discuss Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman flip flopping and approving the Nebraska portion of the TransCanada Keystone pipeline, the Sierra Club saying it will engage in civil disobedience to stop it, and Virginia Republicans sneaking through a gerrymandering vote to disenfranchise voters on Inauguration Day.

Our writer-performer today is Frank Chow.

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01 2013

Episode 189 with Lynn Paltrow and Joshua Eaton

Episode 189 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, on the 40th anniversary of Roe Vs. Wade we have Lynn Paltrow from the National Advocates For Pregnant Women here to discuss a shocking new study on the arrests and forced interventions of pregnant women since 1973.

We also have journalist and activist Joshua Eaton back on the show to discuss the epidemic of self immolation that’s occurring in Tibet.

We’ll also discuss five people getting shot at Gun Appreciation Day events, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker celebrating the Roe anniversary by declaring it Protect Life Day, Barack Obama’s Inauguration Day speech, and how we must remember to honor the entire legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, including the fact that the FBI sent him a letter telling him to commit suicide.

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01 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

Episode 185 with Gaius Publius and Rania Khalek

Episode 185 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Gaius Publius from AmericaBlog back on the show to discuss what we have to worry about in the next round of fiscal negotiations.

We also have Rania Khalek back on the show to discuss how the US media falsely portrays rape culture as a foreign problem as evidenced by coverage of the Steubenville and India rape cases.

We’ll also discuss how a New York judge has ruled that President Obama does not have to reveal why he believes can assassinate American citizens without a trial as well as the renewal of the NDAA and FISA.

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01 2013

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 181 with Eugene Jarecki and Anne Elizabeth Moore

Episode 181 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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The show is off this week for the holidays.  As such, we are running the Best of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews, stories, and sketches!  All of us at the show hope you have a great holiday season and a happy progressive new year!

Coming up on today’s best-of show, we have filmmaker Eugene Jarecki here to talk about his documentary on the drug war, The House I Live In.

We also have artist and author Anne Elizabeth Moore back on the show to discuss her new book on Cambodia, Hip Hop Apsara.

We’ll also discuss journalists arrested at the Tar Sands Blockade, how FOIA requests are being outsourced to companies like CACI International, and President Obama’s confusing and ridiculous comments about civil liberties.

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12 2012