Bjørn Ihler Activist, writer, filmmaker, survivor of the attack on Utøya in Norway in 2011

Bjørn Ihler is an activist, writer and filmmaker working against the ideology of racism, hatred and violent extremism. His work is greatly founded on his experiences as a survivor of the attack on Utøya in Norway on 22 July, 2011. His work includes numerous articles for national and international newspapers, and he is currently producing the film ‘Rough Cut - Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity,’ uncovering the similarities in ideology between right-wing extremists, neo-Nazis, racism and the ideology behind genocide.