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.
The Obama administration considers cutting the corporate tax rate during a time when Americans are being asked to sacrifice their social safety net.
Plus, thousands are expected to turn out in North Carolina and Pennsylvania today to protest state budget cuts.
More than 100 May Day protests are planned in the U.S. today. Meanwhile, massive international protests have resulted in police arresting labor and solidarity activists.
This weekend, labor and immigrant rights’ advocates will join forces to combat the anti-union legislation sweeping the country.
Governor Snyder's emergency manager deploys agents to crush a student protest opposing the privatization of Detroit public schools.