Brian Doherty | KCET
Brian Doherty is a senior editor at Reason magazine and Reason.com. He is author of three books This is Burning Man (2004, Little, Brown; paperback BenBella, 2006) and Radicals for Capitalism: A History of the Modern American Libertarian Movement (PublicAffairs, 2007), and Gun Control on Trial (Cato Institute, 2008).
Doherty's reporting and essays have appeared in The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Mother Jones, Spin, National Review, The Weekly Standard, San Francisco Chronicle and dozens of other publications, and he has been a commentator on hundreds of radio and TV shows, including Fox News Channel's The O'Reilly Factor and CNN Headline News' Glenn Beck Show.
He ran a small indie record label, Cherry Smash Records, from 1993-2001, and has lived in Los Angeles since July 1994.
Post date: 2010-05-28T03:59:28-07:00
An attempt to squash the current crackdown on post-moratorium pot storefronts in L.A. via the courts has failed, but many more lawsuits and court hearings lie ahead.
Post date: 2010-05-27T02:59:50-07:00
L.A. County is considering joining the city in a boycott of Arizona over its recent law allowing local officials to investigate the legal status of anyone they have occasion to interact with.
Post date: 2010-05-24T12:07:27-07:00
The latest FBI crime stats for 2009 have some good news for Southern California.
Post date: 2010-05-06T04:22:22-07:00
Post date: 2010-04-21T08:51:33-07:00
Mayor Villaraigosa is aiming to close the budget gap through a combination of creative revenue strategies and budget cuts in the vicinity of $300 million.
Post date: 2010-04-20T10:46:14-07:00
Mayor Antonia Villaraigosa now believes as few as 750 city employees will need to be let go in the coming year. Could this be the end of the doom and gloom?