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: 2009-07-16T04:51:18-07:00
National homeless advocacy groups have marked Los Angeles as the "meanest city in America," and Santa Monica is being sued by the ACLU over treatment of the homeless.
Post date: 2009-07-12T23:06:37-07:00
14 candidates are vying for Wendy Greuel's District 2/San Fernando Valley council seat.
Post date: 2009-07-10T00:04:51-07:00
He's out of office now, but the L.A. Weekly kicks ex-City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo on his way out the door.
Post date: 2009-07-08T01:46:14-07:00
Politics couldn't help but intrude as well on Michael Jackson's death and memorial, mostly over that all-important political question: who's footing the bill?
Post date: 2009-07-06T02:25:39-07:00
An already-strapped L.A. county is facing what could be called a "senior tsunami."
Post date: 2009-07-02T10:54:21-07:00
He's sworn he will stay as our mayor, and now his second term--and his second chance to help leave a better L.A.--begins.