Kim Kelly is a freelance journalist and author based in Philadelphia. She has been a labor columnist for Teen Vogue since 2018, and her writing on labor, class, politics, and culture has appeared in The New Republic, The Washington Post, The Baffler, The Nation, Esquire, and many others. Kelly has also worked as a video correspondent for More Perfect Union, The Real News Network, and Means TV. Previously, she was the heavy metal editor at VICE, and was a founding member of the VICE Union. FIGHT LIKE HELL: The Untold History of America is her first book.