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This week features the co-founders of Creative Strategies for Change, K. Salim Ajanku and Rachael Sharp, to talk with us about their work to bridge the social divides and engage communities on all sides by mobilizing arts and education for social justice. Salim, the Artistic Director for CSC, was born an artist and has nurtured his craft as a musician from a young age with apprenticeship, volunteerism, and societal awareness. His unique brand of cultural arts and education is rooted in the West African concept of Sankofa, reaching back to move forward. He specializes in promotion of awareness, sensitivity, and intercultural understanding through drum, dance, and theater education. With more than 15 years of experience, Salim has developed and implemented socially progressive arts curricula, and played pivotal roles with multiple nonprofit and for profit organizations. In his extensive trainings and travels he has studied and worked with master musicians such as Abdou Konte, Mamady Keita, Famadou Konate, Baile McKnight, Bill Caudle, and Carlos Moore. Rachael, the Executive Director of CSC, is a passionate artist, activist, and educator who works in a variety of creative mediums, specializing in popular education, applied theater, dance, and movement. She holds a Master of Arts from the Gallatin School at New York University, and has completed professional training programs with Bay Area Nonviolent Communication, Dominic Barter, and the Center for Multicultural Education and Programs at NYU, where she received the Nia award for outstanding work in the arts and social justice. Through her work, Rachael has had the opportunity to facilitate innovative social justice education and arts programs for people of all ages, as well as supporting nonprofit organizations with communications, program coordination, and general operations.
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On-Demand Episodes

This week features political science professor and political analyst Peter Mathews to talk about the need for the We The People (28th) Amendment to remove corporate personhood and declare that money is not speech under the First... more

This week features director of the Backbone Campaign Bill Moyer to talk with us about their upcoming Rolling Rebellion for Real Democracy taking place July 5 - 12. Bill Moyer co-founded the Backbone Campaign in 2003 with friends from... more

This week we talk with Constitutional scholar and Maryland State Senator Jamie Raskin about the difference between unions and corporations under the law, and judicial activism. Jamie Raskin is a professor of constitutional law at American... more

Pre-record of Move to Amend Reports

This week features esteemed historian, political economist, and activist Gar Alperovitz to talk with us about his new book, What Must We Do Then?, the next American Revolution, and how we can build a new democratic economy out of... more

Kerwin Olson, the Executive Director of the consumer and environmental advocacy organization known as Citizens Action Coalition, will be talking with us about his efforts to protect local ratepayers against corporate utility... more

RERUN: Joseph Torres is the Senior External Affairs Director for Free Press, advocating in Washington to ensure that our nation's media policies serve the public interest and builds coalitions to broaden the media reform movement's... more

Move to Amend Reports is the weekly radio show that details current events and issues being addressed by Move To Amend.

Tonight's guest is Mark McDermott, a lifelong activist working for economic, social and racial justice and peace. He currently works as an economic justice and labor educator doing speeches and workshops across the country with a wide range... more

We have two guests for the show tonight! In the first half of the show, we'll be talking with Rev. Carol Howard Merritt, the award-winning author of Tribal Church: Ministering to the Missing Generation (Rowman and Littlefield) and Reframing... more