Slab City, California is a decidedly anti-capitalist, nomadic art community in the desert near the Salton Sea where fringe members of society live.Read More
Justin Chapman is an author, journalist, travel writer, actor, poet, musician, and politician. He was the youngest elected member of the Altadena Town Council at age 19. He has written hundreds of articles for two dozen print and digital publications. His book about his travels through Africa, Saturnalia: Traveling from Cape Town to Kampala in Search of an African Utopia, was published by Rare Bird Books in 2015. He is the writer, host, producer, and editor of the shows "Well Read with Justin Chapman" and "NewsRap Local with Justin Chapman" on the Pasadena Media TV channel and streaming apps. He serves on Pasadena Media's Citizens Advisory Committee and is a member of the Los Angeles Press Club. As a professional child actor, he performed in dozens of commercials, television shows, and movies.