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Kevin Mahoney is the Founder and Editor Zero of Raging Chicken Press. When he's not rabble-rousing on Raging Chicken, he's teaching rhetoric and writing at Kutztown University. Contact: Website | Facebook | Twitter | More Posts

Last week North Carolina based hip hop artist J. Cole released a raw, solemn, and painful song in solidarity with the protests in Ferguson following the brutal shooting of Michael Brown. Cole released the song on SoundCloud on August 15th and as of today the song has been played over a million times. Cole accompanied his [...]

Editor’s Note: Late this afternoon, the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties (APSCUF) issued the following press release in response to the retrenchment notices issued to five PASSHE universities yesterday. Raging Chicken Press received the press release after Kevin Mahoney’s piece on this issue was already posted to our site. We thought Raging [...]

John Oliver on Income Inequality

July 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

You might have caught this already on John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight on HBO or have seen the clip circulating in social media, but we thought it is worth repeating…again and again and again. Here you go:  

Sometimes you don’t even have to try. Huge HT to Keystone Politics for this one. Earlier today, John Geeting published this photo under the title: “#PABudget: The Republican Budget in One Photo.” The Corbett Budget Bird has got to be in contention for the best political photo of this election season. Check out the original [...]

From the Editor: Back in the Saddle

June 26, 2014 // 6 Comments

You may have noticed a significant decline in the number of article on Raging Chicken Press over the past several weeks. I want to apologize for not writing to you sooner to let you know what’s up. Well, I’m back in the saddle again, logged on, and trying to catch up on a backlog of [...]

On Monday of this week, a delegation of PA citizens visited Senator Pat Toomey’s office in Allentown to urge him to support working families. The visit was timed to correspond to Monday’s White House Summit on Working Families in Washington, D.C. Members of the delegation urged Toomey to support working families by raising the minimum [...]

At 4:15 pm today, a broad coalition of community members, teachers, students, and parents will gather at the PA headquarters of ASPIRA – a national charter school operator. Teachers and parents will demand that the School District of Philadelphia deny ASPIRA’s attempts to takeover Munoz-Marin elementary school until ASPIRA allows its workers a fair path to forming [...]

Editor’s Note: Raging Chicken Press received this submission from a faculty member at West Chester University yesterday. Because the faculty member is “untenured,” we were asked to publish it under the name ““untenured and deeply concerned faculty member.” While we generally want to attribute all authorship and encourage people to seek “safety in the public [...]

Raging Chicken Hits New Milestone

March 17, 2014 // 1 Comment

Just a few minutes ago, Raging Chicken Press passed the 300,000 mark for total page visits. That’s just freaking amazing. We’re not even three years old. Thanks to all our fans, readers, contributors, and especially our members who make our work possible. If you want to help keep Raging Chicken Press going strong, please don’t [...]

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