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Allison Kilkenny

Author Bios

Allison Kilkenny

Allison Kilkenny

Allison Kilkenny is the co-host of the progressive political podcast Citizen Radio (wearecitizenradio.com) and independent journalist who blogs at allisonkilkenny.com. Her work has appeared in The American Prospect, the LA Times, In These Times, Truthout and the award-winning grassroots NYC newspaper the Indypendent.


News and Features

The fast-growing protest group believes that instead of asking citizens to sacrifice, government should demand that corporations pay their taxes.

In its first national day of action, US Uncut rallies outside of Bank of America branches demanding that big banks pay their fair share of taxes.


While millions of Americans lose their public services, some officials feel confident the US can handle funding another expensive military...
Fast food and retail workers all across the country will strike on Thursday, August 29, to demand living wages.
Since 2000, nineteen hospitals have closed across New York City and protesters are now fighting to stop the twentieth closure.
As more post offices close around the country, activists in California are stepping up and protesting the continuing privatization.
A group of hunger strikers is demanding access to organ transplants to save the lives of undocumented immigrants.
Today marks the beginning of the largest fast food walkout in US history.
This week, caravans depart from New York City and San Francisco on an Abortion Rights Freedom Ride to defend the reproductive rights of...
Trayvon Martin rallies were held across the country following the George Zimmerman not-guilty verdict.