is an award-winning investigative journalist with the OC Weekly who
has also written for the LA Weekly, the San Francisco
Bay Guardian, and the Washington City Paper. He
is the author of Orange Sunshine: The Brotherhood of
Eternal Love and its Quest to Spread Peace, Love, and Acid to the World, The Weed
Runners: Travels with the Outlaw Capitalists of America’s Medical Marijuana
Trade, and Kill the Messenger: How the CIA’s Crack-Cocaine Controversy Destroyed
Journalist Gary Webb. He lives in Long Beach, California.