Image: Kit is a white man with long brown hair and a short graying beard and moustache. In his photo, he smiles softly at the camera. He is wearing a dark green v-neck shirt and light-green rimless prescription glasses.
Contact Kit: kitoconnell at pobox.com
Kit O’Connell is a gonzo journalist from Austin, Texas. Because “neutral” journalism is a myth, Kit is openly biased toward human rights and equality. His writing has appeared at The Establishment, Firedoglake, MintPress News, The Texas Observer, and Truthout. He is an organizer and activist in his community.
Traitor Radio, June 2017: Religious Liberty, Bathroom Bigotry (audio and transcript)
Texas Observer, September 2016: Texas Activists Protest Modern-Day ‘Slavery’ in Prisons
Truthout, April 2016: The First Amendment Hasn't Stopped Police From Harassing Copwatchers
Kit is available as a source and for personal essays, opinion editorial, reported features, and investigative journalism
Additional communication availability: Phone, text, chat, videoconference
Languages: English (Fluent)