Alison Morrow

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CitizenshipUnited States of America
Alma materBoston University
OccupationTelevision Journalist
Spouse(s)Lynn Westover Jr

Alison Morrow is a former television Journalist. She is currently a media analyst and free-speech advocate. Morrow left traditional television media to pursue a career as an online personality publishing content on multiple platforms.


Morrow began her journalism career as a producer at Fox News in New York City. She left news to complete a Master of Divinity degree at Boston University, specializing in Psychology & Counseling. Her return to news as a reporter took her to newsrooms in Georgia, Tennessee, Florida and Washington state. Morrow served as an Environmental Reporter for KING-TV in Seattle prior to leaving corporate news.

As an environmental journalist, Morrow broke stories on topics that influenced public policy and perception[1]:

  • Bald eagles and lead poisoning[2]
  • State of Washington killing wolves[3][4]
  • 12 year old demands action to save Orca population[5]
  • $1.5 billion needed to save salmon population[6]
  • Illegal bear hunting despite a Washington voter initiative banning the practice[7]

As a result of Morrow's 2017 investigation into bear hunting with dogs, Washington State was forced to modify its policies.[8] The Center for Biological Diversity filed suit in 2019 against the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Wildlife Services program over its killing of thousands of native animals a year in Washington state.[9] In 2020, the courts ruled that Washington State exceeded its authority and curtailed the bear hunting practice.[10]

Alison left corporate news to act as an independent journalist.[11] She hosts several podcasts covering current events, personal interest stories, environmental issues, and free-speech issues. Her current material can be found on platforms such as YouTube, Locals, Odysee, Twitter, Rokfin, and Facebook.


2008 Sigma Delta Chi Award for Journalism: Television - Breaking News Coverage (Small Market Station 51+) - "TVA Ash Spill", WBIR-TV, Knoxville, TN[12]

2013 Suncoast Emmy Award: Feature News Report - Serious Series - "Blind Man’s Dog Hit", WFTS-TV, Tampa-St. Petersburg-Sarasota, FL[13]

2017 Northwest Emmy Awards|Northwest Emmy Award: Environment - News - "Washington's Natural Treasures", KING-TV, Seattle, WA[14]


Alison Morrow is married to Lynn Westover Jr. While 12 weeks pregnant with her daughter, Morrow ran her first marathon at the 44th Annual Marine Corps Marathon.[15] Morrow left the grind of city living and corporate news to seek the great outdoors with her family.[16]


In 2021, Morrow reported through her YouTube channel on content creators that have been demonetized or censored from the platform for parodies that referenced sensitive issues.[17] She included videos posted by media companies NBC and CNN that purported to violate YouTube policies.[18][19] In response to the report, YouTubesuspended Morrow while the reported content remained available.[20] She appealed the decision and was denied. After being reported by other media outlets, her channel was reinstated without explanation.[21][22]


  1. "Communications Pros Added to DNR's Eastern Washington Offices | WA - DNR". Retrieved 2021-07-29.
  2. "Bald eagle dies of severe lead poisoning". Retrieved 2021-07-18.
  3. "Bill would ship problem wolves to Bainbridge Island". Retrieved 2021-07-18.
  4. "Killings of another Washington wolf pack sparks debate over predator management". Retrieved 2021-07-18.
  5. "12-year old Washington girl fights to save endangered orcas". Retrieved 2021-07-18.
  6. "Scientists say Snohomish River salmon habitat needs $1.5 billion". Retrieved 2021-07-18.
  7. "Loophole allows illegal bear hunt involving dogs every year". Retrieved 2021-07-30.
  8. "Court rules Washington state exceeded authority with controversial bear hunting program". Retrieved 2021-07-30.
  9. "Lawsuit Challenges Federal Killing of Washington's Bears, Beavers, Bobcats". Center for Biological Diversity. Retrieved 2021-07-30.
  10. "Court Invalidates Use of Bait, Hounds by Private Hunters to Kill Washington's Bears on Timberlands". Center for Biological Diversity. Retrieved 2021-07-30.
  11. "Interview 1643 – James Corbett Speaks to an ex-MSM Journalist : The Corbett Report". Retrieved 2021-07-29.
  12. SPJ. "Announcing winners of the 2008 Sigma Delta Chi Awards for journalism". Retrieved 2021-07-11.
  13. "2013 Emmy Awards | NATAS Suncoast". Retrieved 2021-07-11.
  14. 2017 NW EMMYS: Environment - News, retrieved 2021-07-11
  15. "I Ran the MCM While Pregnant - Marine Corps Marathon". Retrieved 2021-07-11.
  16. Alison Morrow Left the News to be an Off-Grid Journalist who Covers Antifa and More, retrieved 2021-07-11
  17. Video producer demonetized over 2014 parody mocking Starbucks, retrieved 2021-07-11
  18. NBC Nightly News Broadcast (Full) - February 28th, 2020 | NBC Nightly News, retrieved 2021-07-11
  19. COVID-19 / coronavirus spread discussed by UNC Health's Dr. Myron Cohen, retrieved 2021-07-11
  20. Morrow, Alison. "Strike 2: I'm locked out of YouTube". Retrieved 2021-07-11.
  21. "Alison Morrow". CensorTrack. Retrieved 2021-07-29.
  22. "YouTube reverses censorship of journalist Alison Morrow who highlighted YouTube pro-corporate media bias". Reclaim The Net. 2021-07-11. Retrieved 2021-07-17.

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