Michael Goldstein

Political writer, author, death penalty appeals lawyer

Michael Goldstein, a political writer who focuses on how to move beyond the teeter-totter of the two-party system, is the author of Return of the Light: A Political Fable in Which the People of America Retake Their Country. He coordinates, which will soon provide a forum for dialog about how to make the "fable" a reality. He lives in Northern California, where he also works as a mediator and as an attorney doing death-penalty and other court-appointed appeals. Write Michael at or