Jon Allsop, Selin Bozkaya, Jeremy Devon House, Jeff Kelly Lowenstein, Ayanna Runcie, and Daniel Simmons-Ritchie are the authors of the article. Allsop graduated from the Columbia Journalism School with a Pulitzer fellowship in May. He’s a Delacorte fellow at CJR. Bozkaya graduated from Columbia Journalism School in May. Cecilie Buhl graduated from Columbia Journalism School in May. House graduated from Columbia Journalism School in May. Kelly Lowenstein is an investigative journalist, author and educator whose work has received national and international recognition. He teaches at Grand Valley State University. Runcie graduated summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Spelman College 15’, where she earned her B.A. in international studies. In 2016 she matriculated into Columbia Graduate School of Journalism, graduating in May. Simmons-Ritchie is an investigative reporter with the Patriot-News/PennLive.com in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He has received numerous state and national awards, including a 2014 Sigma Delta Chi and 2016 IRE Award.

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