FOUNDER, CHOOSE LOVE MOVEMENT
TEEN MASS SHOOTER
BESSEL van der KOLK
AUTHOR, THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE
NATIONAL EXPERT ON MASS SHOOTINGS
FOUNDER, CAMPUS SAFETY ALLIANCE
PAINTER & PROVOCATEUR
ADVOCATE FOR JUVENILE JUSTICE REFORM
AUTHORS, THE SPIRAL NOTEBOOK
PSYCHIATRIST, MACARTHUR FELLOW
AUTHOR, ODYSSEUS IN AMERICA
FOUNDER, NATIONTAL SCHOOL
JAMES & JILLIAN
FOUNDERS, THE VIOLENCE PROJECT
Based in St. Paul, Minnesota, Jillian Peterson and James Densley
run The Violence Project, a research center known worldwide for its work on mass shooting prevention. The Violence Project has featured in CNN, Fox News, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and other leading media outlets.
AUTHOR, FROM A TALLER TOWER
We have become desensitized to the shock and pain in the wake of mass shootings. In the bottomless silence between gunshots, as political stalemate ensures inaction, the killing continues; the dying continues. From a Taller Tower attends to the silence that has left us empty in the aftermath of these atrocities. McGraw dismantles the myths we have constructed around the murderers and ourselves.
Fredrick Brennan is an American software developer and type designer who founded the imageboard website 8chan in 2013, before going on to repudiate it in 2019 following the Christchurch Mosque attack in New Zealand in which the shooter posted his manifesto and links to a live stream of the attack on 8chan.
Park Dietz has consulted or testified in many of the highest profile US criminal cases, including spousal killer Betty Broderick, mass murderer Jared Lee Loughner, and serial killers Joel Rifkin, Arthur Shawcross, Jeffrey Dahmer, The Unabomber, Richard Kuklinski, the D.C. sniper attacks, and William Bonin.