Alan Silverstein is a utopian author, artist, song writer, filmmaker,
webmaster and social change activist. Since he created The People
For Peace Project in 1995, hundreds of thousands of activists
and students have been inspired by his educational resources that
integrate his illustrations of more than 1000 Better World Heroes
for a more peaceful, just and sustainable world. He is also the
founder of The EMILY Fund, which he created in 2009 after the
murder of his daughter, Emily, to continue her legacy of youth
service and activism and to raise awareness about dating violence.
The published author of more than 40 books, Robert has served
as an NGO Representative to the United Nations, the Managing Director
of a small NY-based philanthropic grant-making foundation, and
the coordinator of several global campaigns for a better world.