Mike Davis

Mike Davis, a Nation contributing editor, is a writer, historian, and political activist. His latest book, Set the Night on Fire: L.A. in the Sixties, co-authored with Jon Wiener, is out now.

Letters Letters


Aug 25, 2005 / Letters / Our Readers, Mike Davis, and Daniel Lazare

Avian Flu: A State of Unreadiness Avian Flu: A State of Unreadiness

America remains unprepared for a possible avian flu pandemic.

Jun 29, 2005 / Feature / Mike Davis

California Burning California Burning

The 52nd Congressional District of California, where I grew up, encompasses the eastern suburbs of San Diego as well as a vast hinterland of granite-bouldered mountains and alm...

Nov 6, 2003 / Editorial / Mike Davis

‘The Inland Empire’ ‘The Inland Empire’

It lacks beaches, but it does have the most mixed neighborhoods in California.

Mar 20, 2003 / Feature / Mike Davis