Architects & Engineers for 9/11 Truth was honored to host “Justice Rising,” an online conference on the continuing struggle for 9/11 justice and the destructive trajectory of the post-9/11 world.
The conference went from Friday, September 11, to Sunday, September 13, marking the 19th anniversary of the day that changed our world so profoundly. Videos of every talk are available below.
The conference went for three hours each day.
AE911Truth founder Richard Gage opens the conference with a look at where the organization has been since its founding in 2006 and what lies ahead.
9/11 family member Matt Campbell reflects on the loss of his brother Geoff 19 years ago to the day and outlines his family’s effort to open a new inquest into his brother’s death in the UK. Learn More >
AE911Truth’s Ted Walter, Tony Szamboti, and Mick Harrison of the Lawyers’ Committee for 9/11 Inquiry discuss the latest on the pending "request for correction" to NIST's WTC 7 report. Learn More >
Mick Harrison is joined by Barbara Honegger and David Meiswinkle, also of the Lawyers’ Committee, to report on the group's efforts, including a bold new initiative to be announced around September 11.
A close look at the AE911Truth documentary SEVEN with director Dylan Avery, producer Kelly David, and Dr. Leroy Hulsey, whose study on Building 7 is the subject of the film.
Richard Gage and fellow AE911Truth board member Roland Angle talk about ongoing efforts to inform the engineering profession regarding the World Trade Center evidence.
Three 9/11 Truth Movement pioneers — David Ray Griffin, Niels Harrit, and Steven Jones — reflect on their experiences in the nearly two-decade battle for science and truth.
Daniele Ganser speaks about false flag attacks — in particular 9/11 — and the effect they have had and continue to have on the world.
John Whitehead, a constitutional attorney and the founder of The Rutherford Institute, talks about his research on the advancing police state.
James Corbett closes out Justice Rising with a talk about ever-worsening internet censorship and how activists can fight back.
The views expressed by speakers outside of AE911Truth are the opinions of those individuals alone.
Richard Gage, AIA, is a San Francisco Bay Area architect of more than 30 years. He is the founder and president of Architects & Engineers for 9/11 Truth, which represents more than 3,000 architects and engineers who have signed the organization's petition demanding a new investigation into the destruction of all three World Trade Center skyscrapers on 9/11. Richard has delivered his live multimedia presentation “9/11: Blueprint for Truth” more than 700 times in 110 American cities and in dozens of countries.
Matt Campbell is the brother of Geoff Campbell, who died in the North Tower of the World Trade Center on 9/11. Matt began questioning aspects of the official narrative in November 2001 and first spoke out publicly in 2013. He appears in Tony Rooke's 9/11 documentary Incontrovertible and has spoken at numerous Reinvestigate 9/11 and AE911Truth events. Over the past seven years, Matt has relentlessly pressed officials in the U.K. and the U.S. in his effort to achieve justice for Geoff.
Ted Walter is the director of strategy and development for AE911Truth. Since joining AE911Truth in 2015, he has authored AE911Truth’s “Beyond Misinformation” and “World Trade Center Physics” booklets as well as AE911Truth's pending request for correction regarding the NIST WTC 7 report. He also oversees the organization’s strategic initiatives, communications, and fundraising operations. Ted holds a Master of Public Policy degree from the University of California, Berkeley.
Tony Szamboti is a mechanical design engineer with 30 years of structural design experience in the aerospace and communications industries. Since 2006, he has authored or co-authored a number of technical papers on the WTC high-rise failures that are published in the Journal of 9/11 Studies and in the International Journal of Protective Structures. Tony is a long-time volunteer for AE911Truth, devoting several hundreds of hours to providing engineering analysis and educating fellow engineers.
Mick Harrison is litigation director for the Lawyers’ Committee for 9/11 Inquiry. He is a public interest attorney and a graduate summa cum laude of the University of the District of Columbia School of Law. He has a national practice involving whistleblower protection, government accountability, fraud, and protection of the environment. Mick has litigated cases with several leading government oversight and environmental non-profit organizations.
Barbara Honegger, M.S., is a board member of the Lawyers’ Committee for 9/11 Inquiry and since 9/11 has been a leading researcher, journalist, activist, and public speaker on the event. Barbara served as White House policy analyst and special assistant to the president for domestic policy and was director of the U.S. attorney general’s law review at the Department of Justice. For more than a decade she was the senior military affairs journalist at the Naval Postgraduate School. Barbara is also the author of the book October Surprise about the Iran-Contra scandal.
David Meiswinkle is the president and executive director of the Lawyers' Committee for 9/11 Inquiry. He is a criminal defense attorney, a former police officer of 23 years, and a U.S. Army veteran. David ran for New Jersey governor in 2009 and for Congress in 2010, stressing during both campaigns the need for a new 9/11 investigation. He co-hosted a radio show on Quantum Matrix Radio with Pamela Senzee. In September 2015, they completed a 430-mile “Walk for Truth” from Shanksville, Pennsylvania, to Washington, D.C., to Ground Zero in New York City.
Dylan Avery is an acclaimed filmmaker with numerous documentaries, short films, and music videos to his credit. His film on police brutality, Black and Blue, won Best Documentary at the Catalina Film Festival. He also made Magic Molecule, a documentary on CBD, and edited and co-produced The Professional: A Stevie Blatz Story, a documentary that premiered at Slamdance 2019. And, last but not least, Dylan is the creator of the most viewed online 9/11 documentary ever: Loose Change.
Kelly David has a Bachelor of Science degree from New York Institute of Technology in 2002. Kelly helped organize the day-to-day operations of several businesses in New York, where she grew up. She then moved to the San Francisco Bay area to join Architects & Engineers for 9/11 Truth, first as an assistant to CEO Richard Gage in 2013 and later as chief operating officer in 2014. The following year she was named to the board of directors.
Leroy Hulsey, PhD, PE, SE, was chair of the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) until his retirement this May. During his 50-year career, Dr. Hulsey taught at the University of Missouri at Rolla, North Carolina State University, and at UAF. He has served in the American Society of Civil Engineers, the American Concrete Institute, and the American Council of Engineering Companies. In 2020, with funding from AE911Truth, he completed a major computer modeling study to evaluate the possible causes of WTC 7’s collapse.
Roland Angle, CE, graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, with a BS in civil engineering. He served in the U.S. Army Special Forces, where he was trained in the use of explosives, and became a licensed civil engineer in California. His 50 years of engineering experience has included designing and testing of blast-hardened missile launch facilities and designing U.S. Naval explosive containers, harbor terminal facilities, earth foundation systems, and hydraulic systems. In addition, Roland has owned three construction companies and has taught engineering subjects to high school students.
David Ray Griffin is an emeritus professor of philosophy of religion and theology at Claremont School of Theology and Claremont Graduate University. He has published more than three dozen books, mostly in the philosophy of science and religion. Fourteen of these deal specifically with 9/11, including his first book on the subject, The New Pearl Harbor: Disturbing Questions about the Bush Administration and 9/11, published in 2004. In 2011, he co-founded the 9/11 Consensus Panel.
Niels Harrit served as associate professor of chemistry at the University of Copenhagen from 1971 to 2009 until his retirement. He is the author of more than 60 published peer-reviewed papers. Since 2007 he has been actively involved in the global movement for 9/11 truth and is the lead author of a scientific paper, published in April 2009, describing the findings of active thermitic material in the dust from the collapses of World Trade Center Buildings 1, 2 and 7. Niels has lectured extensively all over the world on the World Trade Center evidence.
Steven Jones is a former professor of physics at Brigham Young University. He conducted his PhD research at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center and post-doctoral research at Cornell University and the Los Alamos Meson Physics Facility. Jones was the initiator of research for the peer-reviewed paper, “Active Thermitic Material Observed in Dust from the 9/11 World Trade Center Catastrophe,” published in the Open Chemical Physics Journal. Steven is also the author of the influential 2005 paper, “Why Indeed Did the WTC Buildings Collapse?”
Daniele Ganser, PhD, is a Swiss historian who heads the Swiss Institute for Peace and Energy Research. He is widely known for his research into post-WWII "Stay Behind" Armies in Europe, including his 2005 book, NATO’s Secret Armies: Operation Gladio and Terrorism in Western Europe. His studies also focus on the global struggle for oil and on covert warfare, resource wars, and economic policy. His new book on U.S. imperialism was published in April 2020 and sold more than 40,000 copies in just three months. Unfortunately, the book is available in German only, as Ganser is still looking for a U.S. publisher to publish it in English.
John Whitehead is an attorney and author who has written widely about constitutional law, human rights, and popular culture. His most recent books include the bestselling Battlefield America: The War on the American People and the award-winning A Government of Wolves: The Emerging American Police State. He has filed numerous amicus briefs before the U.S. Supreme Court and has been co-counsel in several landmark Supreme Court cases. In 1982, John established The Rutherford Institute, a non-profit civil liberties and human rights organization located in Charlottesville, Virginia.
James Corbett is an award-winning investigative journalist and the creator and host of The Corbett Report, a website he started in 2007 as an outlet for independent critical analysis of politics, society, history, and economics. James was raised in Canada and graduated with a B.A. in English from the University of Calgary and an M.Phil in Anglo-Irish Literature from Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland. He has lived in Japan since 2004.