Stephanie McMillan saw the hopelessness fellow activists felt and wanted to do something to help people overcome it.
Government-sanctioned killing is a taxpayer-funded threat that the birds should not have to face - one that is hidden from the public.
Valerie Tarico is a psychologist. She is the author of Trusting Doubt: A Former Evangelical Looks at Old Beliefs in a New Light. She is also the founder of WisdomCommons.org.