About Me

Alyssa Bowen is Managing Editor and Senior Researcher for the progressive watchdog group True North Research, where she tracks and writes about dark money in U.S. politics. She received her PhD in History from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill in 2021 with an interest in fascism and antifascism, solidarity and social movements, immigration/exile and transnational history. She has bylines inĀ the Nation, Rewire News Group, Ms. Magazine, and in Truthout, where she is a regular contributor. More of her public writing can be found on TNR’s website and Substack.