Stories by Jesse Walker

Jesse Walker is managing editor of Reason and the author of Rebels on the Air: An Alternative History of Radio in America (NYU Press) and The United States of Parnoia: A Conspiracy Theory (Harper Collins).  subscribe to Jesse Walker's feed

Posted on: Aug 20, 2013, Source: Harper Collins Publishers, Inc.

Jesse Walker's new book—The United States of Paranoia—explores how the fear of intrigue and subversion influences our national identity.

Posted on: Apr 12, 2005, Source: Reason

How did the good ol' boys and the hippies, two American tribes who were supposed to be sworn enemies, wind up flocking to such similar movies?

Posted on: Sep 29, 2004, Source: Reason

The creator of HBO's 'The Wire' talks about the failure of the drug war, the decline of journalism and a new kind of TV.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2004, Source: Reason

The creator of HBO's 'The Wire' talks about the failure of the drug war, the decline of journalism and a new kind of TV.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2001, Source: Reason

From the Ghandi Option to the Dr. Strangelove Option, the U.S. could take at least six paths in our War on Terrorism -- none perfect, one actually insane and all worth examining.