Brad Parker is a prolific political writer and speaker as well an award-winning recording artist, songwriter, producer and musician. Brad has been involved with many Democratic Party organizations including: Officer of the Progressive Caucus of the California Democratic Party, President of Valley Democrats United in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles, Board of Trustees of Progressive Democrats of America, Vice President of Progressive Democrats of Los Angeles, Delegate to the California Democratic Party Central Committee from the 42nd and 41st Assembly Districts. Parker has worked with many leading Democrats including Vice President Al Gore and Tom Hayden. Now, he has turned his advocacy to economics with a new website - www.economicsfordemocrats.com - co-written with Mark Pash. Brad has recorded, toured and produced hits in North America, Europe and Asia. Parker owns Indie label Riozen records and is a co-founder of www.muzlink.com. His website is: www.riozen.com. His new book Left Turn Only: Dispatches From The Progressive Underground was released in November of 2009.