Posts Tagged ‘Rahm Emanuel’

Episode 319 with Karen Lewis and Tim Karr

Episode 319 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have the President of the Chicago Teachers Union, Karen Lewis, back on the show to discuss Rahm Emanuel “turning around” 3 more public schools, his horrific pension bill, and how charter schools lack accountability to the community.

We also have Tim Karr from FreePress back on the show to discuss how the proposed FCC rule change would kill Net Neutrality and the open internet as we know it.

We’ll also discuss how Barack Obama may go down as the president who killed the free and open internet.

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04 2014

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.

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03 2014

Episode 267 with Alexis Goldstein and Kari Lydersen

Episode 267 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Alexis Goldstein from the Other 98% here to discuss how the proposed JP Morgan settlement does not do enough, as well as how the horrific Citigroup written deregulation bill HR 992 is up for a vote this week.

We also have Kari Lydersen on the show to discuss her new book, Mayor 1%: Rahm Emanuel And The Rise Of Chicago’s 99%.

We’ll also discuss the latest NSA spying updates including Prime Minister David Cameron threatening journalists in Britain and NSA Head Keith Alexander saying something has to be done to stop the media from reporting on Snowden’s NSA leaks here in the US.

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10 2013

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 258 with Karen Lewis and Alice Ollstein

Episode 258 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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The show is on the road this week in Chicago and Madison.  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 show, we have the President of the Chicago Teachers Union, Karen Lewis, here to discuss Rahm Emanuel’s war on public education in Chicago.

We also have Alice Ollstein from Free Speech Radio News back on the show to discuss the shocking new Pentagon report on sexual assault in the military, as well as how the Air Force Lieutenant in charge of sexual assault prevention has been arrested for sexual assault himself.

We’ll also discuss those who support the Chelsea Manning conviction by saying we are a “nation of laws.” (NOTE: This was recorded before Manning announced she wished to be referred to as Chelsea Manning.)

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09 2013

Episode 252 with Bryce Covert and Micah Uetricht

Episode 252 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Bryce Covert from Think Progress back on the show to discuss the horrific consequences of the sequester, and the negative effects poverty has on the human brain.

We also have Micah Uetricht back on the show to discuss the anxiety parents of Chicago Public School children face after Rahm Emanuel’s school closings and massive teacher lay-offs.

We’ll also discuss the NYPD secretly classifying entire mosques as terrorist organizations, as well as assaulting Muslim children and ripping off their hijabs.

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09 2013

Episode 244 with Richard Eskow and Xian Barrett

Episode 244 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Richard Eskow back on the show to discuss how like Sharknado, the American public is facing a Banknado of Wall Street danger, as well as how Tom Friedman is a modern day Ayn Rand.

We also have one of the 2,133 teachers laid off by Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Xian Barrett, here to discuss the fight for Chicago Public Schools.

We’ll also discuss how a DEA unit feeds wiretap and informant tips to local law enforcement, then instructs them to lie about it.

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08 2013

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 226 with Kade Crockford and Rick Perlstein

Episode 226 The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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The show is on vacation this week.  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 Kade Crockford from the ACLU of Massachusetts back on the show to discuss the calls for more surveillance and drones after the Boston Marathon attacks, as well as how the media is irresponsibly tossing around the term radicalization.

We also have author and historian Rick Perlstein back on the show to discuss how Chicago teachers and activists are fighting back against Rahm Emanuel’s Shock Doctrine school closings.

We’ll also discuss the hypocrisy of Barack Obama attacking Republicans for the sequester when he signed it into law.

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05 2013

Episode 221 with Karen Lewis and Sarah Jaffe

Episode 221 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 President of the Chicago Teachers Union, Karen Lewis, here to discuss Rahm Emanuel’s war on public education in Chicago.

We also have journalist Sarah Jaffe back on the show to discuss how a union in Oregon using collective bargaining talks to go after the big banks that wrecked the economy.

We’ll also discuss 19 people getting shot at a Mother’s Day Parade in New Orleans, the DOJ secretly getting journalist’s phone records at the AP, how we’ve passed the dangerous carbon milestone of 400 ppm and what that means for our species.

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05 2013

Episode 209 with Rick Perlstein and Professor Mark Jacobson

Episode 209 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have author and historian Rick Perlstein back on the show to discuss how Chicago teachers and activists are fighting back against Rahm Emanuel’s Shock Doctrine school closings.

We also have Stanford professor Mark Jacobson here to discuss his study that found that New York State could transfer to 100% renewable energy by 2030.

We’ll also discuss the tar sands pipeline oil spill in an Arkansas neighborhood, and how we could be seeing a lot more spills if the Keystone XL Pipeline is approved.

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04 2013

Episode 208 with Gaius Publius and Rick Overton

Episode 208 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 give us the latest on the sequester and Grand Bargain madness.

We also have comedian and satirist Rick Overton on the show to discuss the intersection of comedy, politics and activism.

We’ll also discuss the Supreme Court hearing oral arguments for Prop 8 and DOMA, and discuss the massive protest in Chicago to protest Rahm Emanuel’s racist school closings.

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03 2013