John Allen

John Allen taught for 33 years in elementary schools in London, England and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He became a citizen of the United States in 1994.

Three Years On, Still No Accountability for Our Son's Death

Three years ago today, we suffered the most painful experience a family can endure. Our son Christopher Allen was murdered on the other side of the world, reporting on the civil conflict in South Sudan. A freelance journalist and dual US-UK citizen, Chris was only 26 years old and had a bright future ahead of him — a future that was taken from him, from us and from those whose stories he was... Continue Reading

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