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: 2010-04-13T11:10:32-07:00
In the search for savings, an appointed committee has suggested putting a freeze on all hiring at LAPD. The proposal will be brought to a vote later this week.
Post date: 2010-04-09T04:11:50-07:00
A surprise $30 million in property taxes means L.A. won't have to become a partially two-day-a-week city government.
Post date: 2010-04-05T04:07:14-07:00
Plans for a high-speed rail call for condemning and destroying lots of private homes and businesses.
Post date: 2010-04-01T23:45:00-07:00
A dramatic battle between the City Council, the mayor and DWP is resolved - for the next three months, that is.
Post date: 2010-03-29T08:49:32-07:00
City Attorney Trutanich's crackdown on supergraphics hits building owners who sell space for them.
Post date: 2010-03-26T04:44:04-07:00
San Jose and Pasadena offer lessons for L.A.'s budget mess, an analyst argues in the L.A. Weekly.