Women’s Marches Persist!

February 2, 2018 0

I often find myself reminiscing about (and reflecting on) the women’s marches that took place last year.  Being in D.C. alongside my closest friends was truly an unforgettable experience! Never in my life have I […]

Dismantling DACA: What It Means For The Immigrant Community

September 10, 2017 1

The Trump Administration officially announced plans on Tuesday to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), an Obama-era policy that protected young undocumented immigrants from deportation, on the condition that they were pursuing education and […]

When Words Don’t Mean Anything Anymore

July 7, 2017 1

I first started to feel it while Trump was on the campaign trail. Trump was saying grosser and grosser things, and by the time it occurred to me that he wasn’t just a sideshow but […]

Teacher Appreciation Week is a Pathetic Joke!

May 11, 2017 0

It’s Teacher Appreciation Week, America! All over the country, millions of educators can look forward to a free burrito. Or maybe an Arby’s sandwich. Or a complimentary donut. Because we REALLY appreciate teachers here. What […]

Five PASSHE Universities Now Facing Retrenchment

April 1, 2017 1

Early today Raging Chicken reported that Clarion University joined Mansfield University on the list of Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) universities facing the possibility of layoffs and program elimination. By the end of […]

Minimalism Can Bite Me

March 29, 2017 1

I’ve got a bone to pick with minimalism. I know, I know—kick me off Pinterest and name me a pariah of the Millennial generation. I don’t think there’s anything wrong with the basic premise of […]

Ding, Dong, the Clean Power Plan is Dead

March 29, 2017 0

Ding, Dong, the Clean Power Plan is dead. Them’s fightin’ words in environmental circles. I know. I serve on the steering committee of Pennsylvanians Against Fracking where we spent much of last year analyzing the […]

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