Posts Tagged ‘Privatization’

Episode 288 with Mychal Denzel Smith and Ellen Dannin

Episode 288 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Mychal Denzel Smith from the Nation Magazine back on the show to discuss Bill de Blasio’s disappointing police chief choice and three ways to fight racism in 2014.

We also have Ellen Dannin from TruthOut here to discuss the perils of privatized military housing.

We’ll also discuss how the victim in the Maryville rape scandal, Daisy Coleman, tragically attempted to kill herself this weekend.

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09

01 2014

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 286 with Lisa Graves and Bruce Schneier

Episode 286 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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, rants, and sketches.

Coming up on today’s best of show, we have Lisa Graves from the Center For Media And Democracy back on the show to discuss how towns in Georgia have essentially outsourced their entire cities, as well as the dangers of a privatized water supply.

We also have encryption specialist and author Bruce Schneier here to discuss the NSA spying scandal, including how the NSA working with tech companies to insert weaknesses into their code.

We’ll also discuss how the TSA doesn’t think you’re a potential terrorist if you have $85.

Plus we have TMFS writer/performer Chris Sowa here to discuss Rand Paul’s plagiarism.

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02

01 2014

Episode 279 with Jessica Luther and Anna Simonton

Episode 279 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Jessica Luther here to discuss what the Jameis Winston case shows us about the overlapping of football culture and rape culture.

We also have Anna Simonton here to discuss how Wall Street executives are spending big money to buy local school board elections.

We’ll also discuss how the Reverend Billy has had his riot and menacing charges reduced to misdemeanors and how the military has decided they will keep secret the number of prisoners on hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay.

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10

12 2013

Episode 273 with Mychal Denzel Smith and Meg Mantis

Episode 273 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show, we have Mychal Denzel Smith from the Nation Magazine back on the show to discuss the horrific killing of Renisha McBride and how there is still, sadly, a great deal of misogyny in the progressive movement.

We also have activist and community organizer MegMantis here to discuss the danger of privatizing public services, such as Chicago’s disastrous for-profit CTA fare card system, Ventra.

We’ll also discuss how activist the Reverend Billy Talen faces up to a year in prison for protesting Chase’s anti-climate funding.

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19

11 2013

Episode 270 with Kade Crockford and Lisa Graves

Episode 270 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.  And as you can see, we’re trying out a new player.  Let us know if you have issues with it!

Coming up on today’s show, we have Kade Crockford from the ACLU of Massachusetts back on the show to discuss how a recent PCLOB hearing shows the Obama Administration has little interest in real NSA reforms.

We also have Lisa Graves from the Center For Media And Democracy back on the show to discuss how towns in Georgia have essentially outsourced their entire cities, as well as the dangers of a privatized water supply.

We’ll also discuss the election of mayors Bill de Blasio in New York and Marty Walsh in Boston.

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07

11 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