Corey Henschel

Location: Canada

Occupation: developer

being an example to my 2 boys on how to treat women with respect and to stand up and be a voice for what is right. Corey’s inspiration behind making a promise to Ring the Bell: “The trigger for me to join happened when I watched a YouTube video of Patrick Stewart answering a question at Comicpalooza. After I stopped crying, I realized that I had a similar life story albeit one generation removed from the horror of war and PTSD. This event is something that is positive and attacking the problem at its root, not merely treating the resulting mess left behind by domestic violence. I grew up reading books where the white knights prevailed and saved those around them. I always dreamed of being one of those guys who would do the one amazing act that would save the world. Reality set in for me about a year ago, and I realized that I was close to perpetuating the cycle of violence in my family. I had always sworn I would not have the same environment for my family where no one knew when things would spin out of control and result in violence. I have gone through some drastic changes in the last year and have made significant strides in ensuring that the cycle ends here and now. One of the things that this process has made me realize is that its not enough to internally make a commitment to something. You have to share it with someone else in order to really have meaning. I have come to realize as well that BIG change, world saving change is like a fractal picture. From one perspective it is a coherent picture and a single entity, something impossible to achieve by one person. But if you look closer,…

Forrest S Fredell

Location: Colorado, United States

Occupation: Sales Associate

Answering Sir Patrick Stewarts Call for men to Stop the violence

Mark L Edwards


Location: North Carolina, United States

Occupation: radiologist

Promise to uphold the values of Sir Patrick Stewart & his fictional role of Jean Luc Picard alike by being active against female violence