Posts Tagged ‘Social Security’

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 439 with Robin Marty and Nancy Altman

Episode 439, The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

The show is currently on vacation, as such, we are running The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews and sketches.

Coming up on today’s best of show we have Robin Marty back on the show to discuss her two days spent with anti-abortion activists at the March For Life rally.

We have Nancy Altman here to discuss her new book, Social Security Works: Why Social Security Isn’t Going Broke And How Expanding It Will Help Us All.

We also have TMFS comedian Bob Rok here to discuss the new study on New York City’s potential six foot sea level rise.

We’ll also discuss my recent trip to the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, TN.

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06 2015

Episode 405 with Ai Jen Poo and Alia Malek

Episode 405 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Ai-Jen Poo here to discuss her new book, The Age Of Dignity: Preparing For The Elder Boom In A Changing America.

We have Alia Malek here to discuss her Al Jazeera piece on the struggles within a coal mining community in West Virginia.

We also have TMFS comedian Bob Rok here to discuss the new study on New York City’s potential six foot sea level rise.

Plus, we’ll discuss Jeremy Scahill’s new report on how the NSA and GCHQ stole millions of encryption keys to cell phone SIM cards.

Would you like a free, signed copy of the new book Laughing Liberally: Letters To The American Voter?

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02 2015

Episode 393 with Nancy Altman and Bryce Covert

Episode 393 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Nancy Altman here to discuss her new book, Social Security Works: Why Social Security Isn’t Going Broke And How Expanding It Will Help Us All.

We have Bryce Covert back on the show to discuss homeless Americans dying from hypothermia and how a tech company has seen success going to a 32 hour work week.

And we have comedian Bob Rok here to discuss a new scientific study linking fracking to earthquakes.

We’ll also discuss an Oklahoma town that may vote to ban hoodies.

Would you like a free, signed copy of the new book Laughing Liberally: Letters To The American Voter?

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01 2015

Episode 344 with David Dayen, Amanda Levitt and Debra Dodd

Episode 344 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have interviews recorded at the Netroots Nation conference in Detroit including David Dayen discussing a horrific foreclosure loophole in Michigan as well as his modest proposal for Attorney General Eric Holder.

We have Amanda Levitt here to discuss her writing and activism at Fat Body Politics.

And we Debra Dodd from the AFGE here to talk about state level attacks on Social Security.

We’ll also discuss the latest judicial threat to Obamacare and how a public option would be pretty helpful right about now.

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07 2014

Episode 320 with Richard Eskow and NLC Boston’s Jenny Lau, Dave Rini and Sarah Musiker

Episode 320 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Richard Eskow back on the show to discuss his new show on We Act Radio, The Zero Hour.

We also have Jenny Lau, Dave Rini and Sarah Musiker from the Boston chapter of the New Leaders Council here to discuss NLC, and the upcoming fellows fundraiser.

We’ll also discuss the horrific, botched execution of a death row prisoner in Oklahoma and the study that found that 1 out of 25 prisoners on death row are likely innocent.

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05 2014

Episode 217 with Micah Uetricht and Richard Eskow

Episode 217 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 Micah Uetricht here discuss Strike For 15, the Fast Food Worker’s Strike in Chicago, Illinois.

We also have Richard Eskow back on the show to discuss how the austerity “spread sheet” fiasco, should put an end to the debate on using the Chained CPI for Social Security.

We’ll also discuss the latest developments in the Boston Marathon attack, including Mayor Michael Bloomberg saying we need to re-interpret the Constitution, and the denying of a lawyer to the second bombing suspect.

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04 2013