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25 years after the attack, a Columbine survivor dedicates herself to making others feel safer

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Columbine survivor Krista Hanley co-founded “Safer Together,” which focuses on community safety.

Krista Hanley, co-founder of Safer Together, survived the attack on Columbine High School 25 years ago this month. For a long time, she tried to distance herself from the grisly event and get back to normal. She shares her journey towards a new normal and towards building what Hanley calls "community safety."