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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.


Activists are opposing the construction of a pipeline beneath New York City that will carry the controversial highly pressurized gas.
This year’s march was led by immigrant and youth activists pressing for long-awaited justice.
The upcoming protests have already attracted the attention of authorities—including the FBI.
After a series of events this week, is the austerity consensus unraveling?
Why? Because the Postal Service caters primarily to the poor.
Without a mechanism to ensure equality of access in all Boston communities, it's inevitable that wealthier communities will have access...
Britain's worst off are getting hit harder today than at the height of Thatcherism in 1983. The Tory's regressive "bedroom tax...
As Chicago Public Schools plans mass school closings, its interests lie in public perception—not facilitating a space for students,...