DATA | EXPERTS

“Rampage shooters crave the spotlight, and we should
do everything we can do to stop them.” 

– Ari N. Schulman, executive editor, New Atlantis
  • ARTICLE – WHAT MASS KILLERS WANT — AND HOW TO STOP THEM  by Ari N. Schulman in The Wall Street Journal.
  • STUDY – Contagion In Mass Killings and School Shootings. Arizona State University study by Sherry Towers
  • WEB – ALERRT Center at Texas State University campaign focuses on the media, “WHAT YOU DO MATTERS.™    It’s simple but effective.  Don’t name them.”
  • ARTICLE – FBI ADOPTS “DON’T NAME THEM CAMPAIGN” asks media: Not to name mass shooters.
  • ARTICLE – HOW DOES SOMEONE BECOME A SCHOOL SHOOTER? by Emily DeRuy 10/23/15
  • LISTEN – HOW THE MEDIA CAN PREVENT MASS SHOOTINGS.  Forensic psychologist Dr. Park Dietz worries the media has encouraged copycats of mass shootings.