Beiser is an award-winning journalist based in Los Angeles. He has
exposed conditions in California's harshest prisons, trained with
troops bound for Iraq, ridden with the first responders to Haiti's earthquake and hunted down
other stories from around the world for publications including The
Los Angeles Times Magazine, Harper's, The Atlantic, Wired, The Village
Voice, The New Republic, The Nation, Mother Jones and Rolling
Vince's work has been honored by Investigative
Reporters and Editors, the Columbia, Medill and Missouri Graduate
Schools of Journalism, the National Mental Health Association, the
Association of Alternative Newsweeklies and many other institutions.
He has also twice been part of a team that won the National Magazine
Award for General Excellence, the magazine industry's highest honor.