Posts Tagged ‘Progressive’

Episode 316 with Betsy Leondar-Wright and Greta Christina

Episode 316 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Betsy Leondar-Wright on the show to discuss her new book, Missing Class: Strengthening Social Movement Groups By Seeing Class Cultures.

We also have Greta Christina back on the show to discuss her new book, Coming Out Atheist: How To Do It, How To Help Each Other, And Why.

We’ll also discuss a new report on how renters are being priced out of cities and that over half of renters are paying more than 30% of their income on housing.

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Episode 315 with Shenna Bellows and David Dayen

Episode 315 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have the former executive director of the ACLU of Maine, Shenna Bellows here to discuss civil liberties, the environment, ending corporate tax loopholes, and her campaign for Senate against Susan Collins in Maine.

We also have journalist David Dayen back on the show to discuss the next potential financial crash, as well as Wall Street’s subsidy safety net.

We’ll also discuss how the NSA knew about and left Americans exposed to the dangerous Heartbleed bug.

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Episode 314 with Rebecca Burns and Elliot Fineman

Episode 314 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Rebecca Burns from In These Times back on the show to discuss the dangers of Wall Street equity firms like Blackstone taking over the housing rental market.

We also have Elliot Fineman from the National Gun Victims Council here to discuss the need for sane gun laws.

We’ll also discuss how a retiring SEC official slammed his department for failing to go after Wall Street for the 2008 crash and how a judge dismissed a lawsuit over the Obama Administration’s assassination of American citizens.

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Episode 313 with Dahlia Lithwick and David Halperin

Episode 313 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Dahlia Lithwick from Slate back on the show to discuss the Supreme Court’s horrific McCutcheon ruling, as well as the potential implications of Hobby Lobby contraception case.

We also have the Republic Report’s David Halperin on the show to discuss his new book, Stealing America’s Future: How For Profit Colleges Scam Taxpayers And Ruin Students’ Lives.

We’ll also discuss the underreported BP oil spill in Lake Michigan, and how more dangerous tar sands oil is headed there.

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The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 312 with Mary Jo Pehl

Episode 312 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

The show is off this week and, as such, we are running The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews, rants, and sketches.

We have Mary Jo Pehl from Mystery Science Theater 3000 and Cinematic Titanic here to discuss the 25th anniversary of MST3K and her new project, Awesome Music For Awful Movies.

We’ll also discuss why the left should be freaking out over a DC court ending Net Neutrality.

Also TMFS writer-performer Tim Grimes gives us his take on the Arizona anti-gay law.

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The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 311 with Rebel Diaz, Emily Atkin and Katie Valentine

Episode 311 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

The show is off this week and, as such, we are running The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews, rants, and sketches.

On today’s Best Of Show, we have Rodstarz from the hip hop group Rebel Diaz back on the show to discuss their new album, Radical Dilemma.

We also have Emily Atkin and Katie Valentine from Climate Progress here to discuss how poverty helped make the West Virginia chemical spill and other coal pollution possible.

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

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Episode 310 with Jeff Biggers and Angela Grogg

Episode 310 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Jeff Biggers back on the show to discuss the latest on the coal crisis in the state of Illinois, as well as how fracking is coming to the state.

We also have Angela Grogg on the show to discuss how her daughter was a victim of rape who then had the rapist sue for custody which is documented in the film, 31 States.

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March 2014′s Bad-Ass Members Only Bonus Episode Is Now Available!

Hey everybody!

The March 2014 edition of Matthew Filipowicz Bad-Ass Members Only Bonus Episode is now available!

However, as “Members Only” implies, it is for Bad-Ass Members Only.  How do you become a member?  It’s simple!  Just head over to our members page and sign up.

Not only do you get the joy in your heart of supporting independent progressive media, not only do you get our monthly bonus episodes, but you’ll also receive other perks like t-shirts, stickers, personalized animations and more!  Plus, once we reach 100 members, we will go to three shows a week!

Can’t afford to become a member?  You can still support the show by making a one time donation, and if you do, you’ll get access to that month’s bonus episode!

As always, our bonus episodes give you a chance to get to know our amazing writer/performers better as we do our version of the McLaughlin Group, which we’ve dubbed the Filipowicz Forum.

This month, we have Frank Chow and Tim Grimes.  We discuss the Nate Silver Senate prediction, the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court Case, plus nerdy topics like X-Men and the Walking Dead.

So what are you waiting for?  Become a member today and start enjoying the fruits of knowing you are truly a Bad-Ass!

-Matt

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Episode 309 with Micah Uetricht and Candice Bernd

Episode 309 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Micah Uetricht back on the show to discuss his new book, Strike For America: Chicago Teachers Against Austerity.

We also have Candice Bernd from TruthOut on the show to discuss hunger strikes occurring in private prisons over the Obama administration’s immigrant deportation policies, as well as a Guantanamo prisoner’s force feeding lawsuit.

Plus, we’ll discuss how on the day before the 25th anniversary of the Exxon Valdez oil spill, another oil spill occurred in Galveston Bay, Texas.

Support the show with a click of the mouse!  Donate a post on your Twitter or Facebook today!

Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes, Sticher and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr.  You can watch live video on our YouTube channel.  You call the listener hotline at 617-855-TMFS. You can support the show by becoming a member.  We have new shows every Tuesday and Thursday.

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