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Allison Kilkenny

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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.


More than 700 people have been arrested in the weekly “Moral Monday” protests in North Carolina.
The media is back to villainize another strike—this time of BART workers.
Workers at Guitar Center, the music gear company recently purchased by Bain Capital, say they can’t survive under new pay structures.
Activists in New York and Hong Kong organize protests to show solidarity with the whistleblower.
As the Turkish people clash with authorities, the world rises in solidarity.
For twenty days, students at the New York college have occupied their president’s office in a struggle to defend free education.
Meanwhile, teachers and activists are on a three-day march to highlight the potentially explosive impact of the closings. 
This week, the movement experienced a cross-country resurgence. What’s next?