Allison Kilkenny is an independent journalist and co-hosts Citizen Radio, the alternative political radio show alongside her partner, comic Jamie Kilstein. She was previously a contributing writer for The Nation, In These Times, and Truthout.
Allison’s essay “Youth Surviving Subprime” appears in The Nation’s book, Meltdown: How Greed and Corruption Shattered Our Financial System and How We Can Recover beside esssays by Ralph Nader, Joseph Stiglitz, Barbara Ehrenreich, and Naomi Klein.
G. Gordon Liddy once said Allison’s writing makes him want to vomit, which to this day is the greatest compliment she has ever been paid, ever.
Citizen Radio is a political-comedy internet radio show that airs every Monday thru Friday. Past guests include: Howard Zinn, Noam Chomsky, Janeane Garofalo, Peter Singer, Jeremy Scahill, Matt Taibbi, PZ Myers, Melissa Harris-Lacewell, Tariq Ali, and more! Give us a listen, won’t you? Click the “subscribe” iTunes icon at the top of our official webpage.
“Jamie Kilstein and Allison Kilkenny have created an important political radio show that balances humor and unreported news. At a time when media conglomerates dominate the airwaves, independent media like Citizen Radio is vital to national discourse.” - Noam Chomsky