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Anne Speckhard is an extremely creative innovator in the field of psychology and counter terrorism. She has personally in-depth interviewed over 700 terrorists (273 from ISIS, 16 al Shabaab, al Qaeda, etc.) and has also in-depth interviewed 50 white supremacists. From these interviews she creates state of the art policy papers to inform governments, international organizations and security and NGO's to help prevent and intervene in terrorism. In partnership with Facebook she runs two counter narrative programs Breaking the ISIS Brand and the Escape Hate counter narrative projects that use the research interviews to create short videos of terrorist insiders denouncing their groups and ideologies and warning others not to join.
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EU Commission award for Breaking the ISIS Brand counter narrative Project, Qatar award for Breaking the ISIS Brand, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Public Health Service Award, etc.
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Creative, innovative, ahead of the curve, intellectual, strong writer, excellent public speaker. Deeply cares about human kind and addressing some of the most vexing problems of the century.