David Beck-Brown - Writer - Resumé

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Police Hot Stop
Amerikan Gestapo
Archive to 2009:
United We Stand
Feathers: (An Epic Prison Poem)
The Political Catwalk
Jack's Back Out
The Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens and Police
3-Strikes is a Trick
Pea Bargaining
The Fritter Machine
Eternal Vigilance is the Price of Liberty
A Solid Egg
Escape Goats
House of Cards
Thought Police
If Youíre Not Familiar with It, Donít Try to Fix It
The War on Drugs, a Colombian's View
Wild Prison Life
The High Price of Prison Riots
Corrections, reform yourself
Prison Reform is Not Happening
Jessica's Law: One-strike Laws are Bad
The High Cost of Prison Overcrowding
More Trouble for Our Prison System
Rebuilding the California Department of Corrections
New Prisons Chief Faces Tough Task
Can Our Prisons
Afford It?
Tough on Crime?
Our Wallets Take the Beating
An Open Letter to California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger
An Argument for Funding California's Arts in Corrections Program
Writing Résumé
Prison-Reform Résumé

David Beck-Brown

2001-Present - A New PATH (Parents for Addiction Treatment and Healing),
Regular columnist and illustrated political cartoons.
2006 - San Diego Union-Tribune (prison three-strikes legislation)
2004 - Los Angeles Times (commentary on prison legislation reform)
  - Mercury News (prison education)
  - San Diego Union-Tribune (commentary on prison programs)
  - Vision Magazine (art)
  - Media Awareness Project (prison reform)
  - Join Together (prison reform)
2000 - Danish Drug Users Union (prison reform)
  - Drug Sense Weekly (prison reform)
  - Voters Corrections Reform (prison reform)
  - Media Awareness Project (prison reform)
  - San Diego Union-Tribune (prison reform)
1999 - San Diego Union-Tribune [6 commentaries,
public art (1985, 87, 88, 93, 94, 99,)]
1995 - Los Angeles Times (commentary on arts)
1987 - ArtScene Magazine (art criticism)
1985 - 87 - Hidden Leaves Magazine (arts writer)
1985 - 86 - The Daily Californian (bi-line, photo-journalist, Art Matters, 60 articles)

Additional writing projects include a book in progress on prison reform entitled Faceless.