Jim Gilchrist founded the volunteer Minuteman Project in 2004, after years of trying to get a reluctant U.S. government to simply enforce existing immigration laws. He is a Marine Corps veteran and legitimate recipient of the Purple Heart for wounds sustained while serving with an infantry unit in Vietnam during 1968-1969.
A former reporter and CPA, Jim is a passionate defender of the First Amendment and an avid supporter of law enforcement organizations. He’s appeared on over 500 radio and TV news shows in the past two years. He and his wife live in Southern California - Ground Zero in the battle to secure America’s borders.
Jerome Corsi received his Ph.D in political science from Harvard University in 1972 and is an expert on political violence and the anti-war movement in the United States. Corsi has written many books and articles, including co-authoring with John O'Neill the #1 New York Times best-seller Unfit For Command: Swift Boat Veterans Speak Out Against John Kerry.
Dr. Corsi's most recent books include Black Gold Stranglehold: The Myth of Scarcity and the Politics of Oil, co-authored with Craig R. Smith, and Atomic Iran: How the Terrorist Regime Bought the Bomb and American Politicians. He lives with his wife in New Jersey.