Lunch & Keynote Speaker - Radley Balko


 **Order Dr. Death and the Country Dentist; A True Story of Injustice in the American South, available 27 Feb 2018 on  Mr. Balko will autograph his books during the Convention.**

Radley Balko is one of those throw-back journalists that understands the power of groundbreaking reporting and how to make a significant impact through his work. Time and time again, his stories cause readers to stop, think, and most significantly, take action

Author of Dr. Death and the Country Dentist; A True Story of Injustice in the American South, available Feb 2018; Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America’s Police Forces, 2013, and Overkill: The Rise of Paramilitary Police Raids in America, 2006.

He was previously a senior writer and investigative reporter for the Huffington Post, a Senior Editor at Reason Magazine, and a Policy Analyst for Cato Institute.  His work has been published in The Wall StreetJournal,  ForbesPlayboyTIME magazineThe Washington Post, the Los Angeles TimesSlateReasonWorth magazine, Canada's National Post, and the Chicago Tribune.

He blogs at The Agitator, his personal weblog, and for the Reason Hit and Run blog. He has appeared on CNNCNBCFox NewsMSNBC, and National Public Radio.  He began writing an opinion blog at The Washington Post in January 2014.


March 03, 2018 at 11:40am - 1:10pm