Posts Tagged ‘Unions’

The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 423 with Tom Geoghegan and Michelle Chen

Episode 423, The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Due to travel, today we are running The Best Of The Matthew Filipowicz Show with some of our favorite interviews and sketches.

On today’s best of show, we have Tom Geoghegan back on the show to discuss his new book, Only One Thing Can Save Us: Why America Needs A New Kind Of Labor Movement.

We also have Michelle Chen back on the show to discuss a Florida town that outlawed giving food to the homeless and the fight for mental health care in California.

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

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04 2015

Episode 391 with Victoria Law and Tom Geoghegan

Episode 391 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have Victoria Law here to discuss the struggles of domestic violence survivors in prison.

We also have Tom Geoghegan back on the show to discuss his new book, Only One Thing Can Save Us: Why America Needs A New Kind Of Labor Movement.

We’ll also discuss the NYPD protesting at funerals.

And TMFS writer-performer Bob Rok is here to discuss the #BlackLivesMatter movement.

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 295 with Sarah Jaffe and Chris Faraone

Episode 295 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

Coming up on today’s show we have journalist Sarah Jaffe back on the show to discuss the disturbing trend of manufacturing jobs going to temp workers and the ongoing fight for single payer health care.

We also have Chris Faraone back on the show to discuss his new book on the Boston Mayor’s race, Hizzonnaroo.

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

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02 2014

Episode 272 with Molly Knefel and Katie Klabusich

Episode 272 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 Molly Knefel from The Radio Dispatch back on the show to discuss her Rolling Stone article on the school to prison pipeline.

We also have writer and activist Katie Klabusich back on the show to discuss next Monday’s Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, Can Choose telethon.

We’ll also discuss how after breaking a campaign promise to renegotiate NAFTA, Barack Obama is looking to bypass Congress and fast-track the Trans-Pacific Partnership, or TPP, which has been called NAFTA on steroids.

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11 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 194 with Les Leopold and Amy Dean

Episode 194 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Les Leopold back on the show to discuss his new book, How To Make A Million Dollars An Hour: Why Hedge Funds Get Away With Siphoning Off America’s Wealth.

We also have labor activist and author Amy Dean here to discuss how restaurant workers, through groups like ROC-United, are fighting for sick days, benefits and economic justice.

We’ll also discuss the release of the DOJ white paper on Barack Obama’s assassination of American citizens.

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02 2013