Posts Tagged ‘President Obama’

Episode 295 with Sarah Jaffe and Chris Faraone

Episode 295 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have journalist Sarah Jaffe back on the show to discuss the disturbing trend of manufacturing jobs going to temp workers and the ongoing fight for single payer health care.

We also have Chris Faraone back on the show to discuss his new book on the Boston Mayor’s race, Hizzonnaroo.

We’ll also discuss how the State Department’s Keystone XL Pipeline environmental impact report is a sham.

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02 2014

Episode 291 with Tim Karr and Katie Klabusich

Episode 291 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Tim Karr from Free Press back on the show to discuss what needs to be done to save Net Neutrality.

We also have Katie Klabusich back on the show to discuss the Supreme Court buffer zone case and her own experiences as an abortion clinic escort.

We’ll also discuss how President Obama’s proposals doesn’t do nearly enough to reform the NSA.

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01 2014

Episode 239 with Greg Kaufmann and Chris Faraone

Episode 239 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 politicians are playing real-life Hunger Games with cuts to food stamps.

We also have journalist Chris Faraone back on the show to give us overview on the candidates running to become the next Mayor of Boston.

We’ll also discuss how President Obama is reportedly considering New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly to head the Department of Homeland Security, despite Kelly’s record with Stop and Frisk, the Muslim spying scandal, and abusing Occupy Wall Street protesters.

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07 2013

Episode 230 with Steve Horn and Katie Halper

Episode 230 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 Steve Horn back on the show to discuss the latest Keystone XL pipeline updates, including dents and anomalies already showing up in the Southern portion, and how President Obama’s former communications director, Anita Dunn, is profiting off the pipeline.

We also have comedian Katie Halper back on the show to discuss her new documentary, Commie Camp.

We’ll also discuss how a member of Anonymous who helped expose the Steubenville rape scandal could face more prison time than the rapists themselves.

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06 2013

Episode 203 with Natasha Lennard and Allison Kilkenny

Episode 203 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Natasha Lennard from Salon here to discuss how the debate on drones is getting muddled.

We also have Allison Kilkenny from the Nation Magazine and Citizen Radio back on the show to discuss how President Obama’s early career should have given us plenty of clues about his economic outlook, as well as the great work of the Occupy Wall Street off-shoot, Strike Debt.

We’ll also discuss the fact that since Attorney General Eric Holder has claimed that Wall Street is too big to prosecute, we should consider pushing for his resignation, firing or impeachment.

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03 2013

Episode 199 with Kade Crockford and Victoria Law

Episode 199 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Kade Crockford from the ACLU of Massachusetts back on the show to discuss the CIA and military’s hidden presence on college campuses.

We also have Victoria Law here to discuss the danger of states cutting prison budgets, while not cutting prison populations.

We’ll also discuss how President Obama’s nominee for Treasury Secretary, Jack Lew, had a provision in his contract at CitiGroup giving him a bonus if he quit to take a job as a high ranking government official, as well as the Obama administration refusing to state if they believe they can assassinate American citizens without a trial on US soil.

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02 2013

Episode 198 with Dave Johnson and Julianna Forlano

Episode 198 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Dave Johnson from Campaign for America’s Future here to discuss how congress manufactured the crisis that threatens the United States Post Office today.

We also have comedian and host of Absurdity Today, Julianna Forlano back on the show to discuss the Keystone Pipeline protest and the NDAA.

We’ll also discuss how Facebook made 1.1 billion dollars last year but paid zero in taxes, how a football stadium in Florida is being named for the second largest private prison, GEO Group, and how President Obama was golfing with oil executives while tens of thousands protested the Keystone Tarsands XL pipeline.

Our writer/performer today is Tim Grimes.

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02 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 180 with The Coup’s Boots Riley and Kade Crockford

Episode 180 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Boots Riley from the hip hop group the Coup here to discuss art, activism and his new album, Sorry To Bother You.

We also have Kade Crockford from the ACLU of Massachusetts back on the show to give us an update on the privacy harvesting NCTC and the Disposition Matrix kill list.

We’ll also discuss how President Barack Obama has offered to cut Social Security and give the rich a tax cut in the bogus fiscal cliff negotiations and what we can do to stop it.

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12 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 118 with Ruth Conniff and Matthew Gross

Episode 118 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 political editor of the Progressive Magazine, Ruth Conniff, here to give us an update of the Scott Walker recall battle in Wisconsin.

We also have author Matthew Gross here to discuss his new book, The Last Myth: What The Rise Of Apocalyptic Thinking Tells Us About America.

We’ll also discuss how Kansas now allows pharmacists to deny birth control to women, how President Obama’s HHS has endorsed dangerous abstinence-only education, a federal judge striking down parts of the NDAA, and President Obama’s frightening executive order on Yemen.

We’ll also talk to the Chicago Deputy Chief of Police about Rahm Emanuel’s plans for the NATO protests.

Our writer/performer today is Tim Grimes.

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05 2012