Posts Tagged ‘Slate’

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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04 2014

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 131 with Dahlia Lithwick and Ari Berman

Episode 131 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Slate senior editor Dahlia Lithwick back on the show to give us her take on the Supreme Court’s health care, SB1070 and campaign finance rulings.

We also have Ari Berman from the Nation Magazine here to give us his take on the courts and to give us an update on the GOP’s war on voting.

We’ll also discuss how GOP Governors refusing to expand Medicaid will lead to millions of uninsured and how Mitt Romney and Bain Capitol made millions disposing of aborted fetuses.

Our writer/performer today is Tim Grimes.

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07 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 127 with Josh Eidelson and Amanda Marcotte

Episode 127 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Salon labor journalist Josh Eidelson back on the show to discuss how unions can bounce back after Scott Walker’s victory in Wisconsin and President Obama’s horrible anti-worker trade deal, the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

We also have Amanda Marcotte from Pandagon back on the show to discuss how anti-choice Republicans in Michigan banned two congresswomen for saying the word vagina and a hysterical new Tumbler blog, Check Mate, Pro Choicers!

We’ll also discuss the use of the People’s Mic at my wedding, jumping off of waterfalls in the Dominican Republic on my honeymoon, and how cargo pants apparently block the blue, naked scanners at airports.

Our writer/performer today is Tim Grimes.

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06 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 104 with Dahlia Lithwick, Kate Sheppard and Brednan Fischer

Episode 104 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Slate Senior Editor Dahlia Lithwick here to give us her first hand account from inside the Supreme Court health care case.

We also have Kate Sheppard from Mother Jones Magazine back on the show to discuss how a new Pennsylvania law on hydro-fracking may impair doctors from properly treating their patients.

Plus, we have Brendan Fisher from the Center For Media And Democracy’s PR Watch back on the show to discuss how the conservative legislative group ALEC has pushed Stand Your Ground laws, like the one in the Trevon Martin case, all over the country.

We’ll also discuss why Mitt Romney finds firing people humorous, the Budget For All by Congressional Progressive Caucus, the police surveillance video of Trevon Martin’s killer, and the NRA’s “Conceal and Carry” hoodie.

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-Matt

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03 2012

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 85 with Dahlia Lithwick and Lee Camp

Episode 85, The Best Of Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Matt is on the road today, so we will be running “The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show” with some of our favorite interviews and sketches.

Coming up on today’s show, we have Slate senior editor Dahlia Lithwick back on the show to talk about Newt Gingrich’s radical stances on the courts, including ignoring the Supreme Court and his threat to arrest judges that he disagrees with, as well as her take on the NDAA.

We also have comedian Lee Camp back on the show to talk about Occupy Wall Street briefly reclaiming Zuccotti Park on New Year’s Eve as well as Barack Obama signing the NDAA..

Our writer/performers today are Kate Ward and Josh Bolotsky.

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01 2012

Dahlia Lithwick On How The Obama Administration Is Letting Dick Cheney Get Away With Torture

Recently on my show I spoke with Slate senior editor Dahlia Lithwick.

We discussed her latest piece at Slate on how the Obama administration is letting former Vice President Dick Cheney get away with torture.

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You can listen to the entire interview here.

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09 2011

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 46 with Ari Berman, Dahlia Lithwick & Faiz Shakir

Episode 46 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 author of Herding Donkeys, Ari Berman from the Nation here to talk about his article in this month’s Rolling Stone Magazine, entitled The GOP War on Voting.

We also have Dahlia Lithwick from Slate here to discuss her latest piece on how the Obama administration is letting former Vice President Dick Cheney get away with torture.

We’ll also be chatting once again with the editor and chief of Think Progress, Faiz Shakir, about Fear Inc., the new report by the Center for American Progress on the Islamophobia network in America.

Plus we also have the man behind idea in Arizona to charge family members an admission fee to visit loved ones in prison.

We’ll also discuss the disgusting audience reaction at the GOP Presidential debate last night when Brian Williams mentioned that Rick Perry has executed 234 people.  

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Our writer/performer today is Frank Chow.

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-Matt

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09 2011

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 34 with Amanda Marcotte and Julianna Forlano

Episode 34 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show, is now available to stream and download.

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On today’s show, we have from Pandagon, Slate and RH Reality CheckAmanda Marcotte here to talk about the recent IOM recommendation that all health insurers cover birth control for women without an additional co-pay.  We’ll also discuss the ridiculous new ad campaign by Summer’s Eve.

We’ll also be joined by political comedian and host of the Ironic News Report, Julianna Forlano.  Julianna will discuss the role of satire in politics as well as ethics in journalism.

Plus we have the founder of a new political action committee that is working on forging bipartisanship, called Go Bi.

We’ll also give the latest news on the debt ceiling negotiations, as well discuss the Guardian report that News Corp hacked the phone of the family of another kidnapped child.

Our writer/performer today was Lauren Maul.

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-Matt


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07 2011