Out d’Coup | It’s the Latest from Our Archives! One Week After Trump’s Inauguration, Out d’Coup Focuses on the Rise of Mass Resistance Across the Nation – From 1/17/17

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Out d’Coup | It’s the Latest from Our Archives! One Week After Trump’s Inauguration, Out d’Coup Focuses on the Rise of Mass Resistance Across the Nation – From 1/17/17

As Trump ramps up tensions in Iran, this latest archive episode of Out d’Coup podcast returns to the rise of Indivisible, the Women’s March, and DSA as a reminder that the political culture has changed since the lead up to the last war. This time, the left is already organizing and is on cusp of nominating a transformational candidate for president. 

Here’s the original show notes from this archive edition of Out d’Coup podcast from January 17, 2017:

It’s Friday, January 27, 2017. I am Kevin Mahoney, editor and founder of Raging Chicken Press and Raging Chicken Media. Each week I talk to our Capitol muckraker-in-chief, Sean Kitchen, about the good, the bad, and the ugly in state and national politics.

One week out from the inauguration of the Trump Organization and the Doomsday Clock has moved 30 seconds closer to midnight according to the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists. Looking questionable if Democrats really have the spine to seriously resist. The Trump organization continues to crackdown on journalists as it gets ready to launch State Run Trump Media. Meanwhile people are not waiting around as millions of people take to the streets and STAY THERE in the days following the inauguration.

Meanwhile here in Pennsylvania, Republican lawmakers pushing a bill that would punish Sanctuary Cities and Counties. The Chancellor of the PA State System of Higher Education looking to deepen the austerity by closing or merging universities. Thousands take to the streets in Philadelphia to protest the GOP retreat. It’s been quite a week. All that and more on today’s show.

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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.