Posts Tagged ‘WIUnion’

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 86 with Rob Boston and Mary Bottari

Episode 86 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have Rob Boston from Americans United for the Separation of Church and State here to talk about five Founding Fathers whose skepticism on Christianity would make them unelectable today.

We also have Mary Bottari from the Center for Media and Democracy back on the show to give us an update on the Scott Walker recall and the campaign to break up Bank Of America.

We’ll also discuss the State of the Union speech, the recording of this month’s Bad-Ass Members Only Bonus Episode after the Drinking Liberally Chicago SOTU Watch party, and the creation of a new Justice Department mortgage crisis task force.

Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter and Facebook.  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.

-Matt

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01 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 83 with Nan Levinson and Sam Mayfield

Episode 83 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we have professor and author Nan Levinson here to discuss her In These Times article on America’s secret data mining network.

We also have documentary filmmaker Sam Mayfield here to talk about the Kickstarter campaign for her upcoming documentary, Wisconsin Rising.

Plus we have Rick Perry’s spokesperson here to respond to Perry defending US soldiers urinating on corpses in Afghanistan.

We’ll also discuss the tide turning against SOPA, the turning in of petitions for the Scott Walker recall, and Newt Gingrich’s nasty, racist exchange last night with Juan Williams at the GOP Primary Debate in South Carolina.

Our writer/performer today is Josh Bolotsky.

Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter and Facebook.  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.

-Matt

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01 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 79 with Lee Camp and Joe Macare

Episode 79 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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Coming up on today’s show, we 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.

We also have journalist Joe Macare here to discuss his piece at Truthout on how 2011 was the year dissent came back.

Plus we have Ron Paul’s granddaughter here to discuss some of the inflammatory items that were printed in Ron Paul’s newsletters.

We’ll also discuss House Majority Leader Eric Cantor denying that Ronald Reagan raised taxes, as well as the Ron Paul and the left debate.

Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter and Facebook.  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.

-Matt

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01 2012

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 38 with John Nichols

Episode 38 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 Washington Correspondent for the Nation Magazine, John Nichols back on the show to discuss his latest book, The S Word: A Short History Of An American Tradition… Socialism.

We also have a very special love letter to Michele Bachmann’s husband, Marcus Bachmann.

Plus, we’ll be joined by Patricia Nelson, a Cellular Scientist who’s here to explain how cell phones supposedly prevent cancer in babies.

We’ll also discuss the Wisconsin Recall Elections, Rick Perry’s horrible record in Texas, and the riots in England.

Our writer/performers today are Bob Rok and Lauren Maul.

Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter and Facebook.  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.

-Matt

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08 2011

The Matthew Filipowicz Show: Episode 32 with Jeremy Scahill and Chris Bowers

Episode 32 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download.

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On today’s show, we have the national security correspondent for the Nation Magazine, Jeremy Scahill, back on the show to discuss his recent report on secret CIA camps and operations in Somalia.

We also have the campaign director at Daily Kos, Chris Bowers here to talk about the Wisconsin Recalls, Elizabeth Warren running for Senate, and how we can’t win a class war unless we fight one.

We also have an interview on lack of women’s comedy writers on late night TV, plus a surprising announcement from the Grand Wizard of the KKK.

We’ll also be talking about how Obama’s support for repealing DOMA doesn’t get him off the hook for embracing austerity and cutting the social safety net.

Our writer/ performers today are Tim Grimes and Lauren Maul.

Remember, you can subscribe and podcast the show for free on iTunes and at www.matthewf.net.  You can follow the show on Twitter and Facebook.  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.

-Matt

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07 2011