David Axe is a military correspondent living in Washington, D.C. Since 2005 he has reported from Iraq, Lebanon, East Timor, Afghanistan and Somalia. He is a regular contributor to The Washington Times, C-SPAN and BBC Radio, among many others. He blogs alongside tech writer Noah Shachtman at Danger Room. He can be reached at david_axe-at-hotmail.com.
David R. Ayón, who focuses on U.S.-Mexican and Latino politics, was a contributing writer for the Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States Latinas in the United States. He is a senior research associate at the Center for the Study of Los Angeles, where he is also the U.S. Director of the binational Focus Mexico/Enfoque México project.
Ian Ayres is the William K. Townsend Professor of Law at Yale Law School and the co-author of Voting with Dollars: A New Paradigm for Campaign Finance and Why Not?: How To Use Everyday Ingenuity To Solve Problems Big And Small.
Sarah Aziza is an Arab-American writer based in New York City, where she covers issues including immigration, refugees, human rights, and mental health. Her website is sarahaziza.com. Follow her on Twitter @SarahAziza1.
Jeremy B.C. Jackson has studied tropical ecosystems since the 1960s. He is the Ritter Professor of Oceanography at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography and senior scientist emeritus at the Smithsonian Institution.