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AFSC staff in Chicago and Jerusalem talk about their work for peace and justice in this January 22, 2014 interview. You can read the full interview here. Below, Jennifer Bing and Sahar Vardi talk about what motivates them.

In an effort to provide an update of Northeast Ohio AFSC's perspectives on the news, reports of past events and announcements of upcoming activities, we've launched an audio "podcast."

It contains details of events this week as well as an interview with Leah Davis, who works for the Northeast Ohio AFSC office and is the Primary Coordinator of the Akron Time Bank.

Future editions will contain interviews of other AFSC staff, committee members and others we work with in different communities.

Tune in. Let us know what you think.

Dan Heyman of WV Public News Service reports on AFSC's youth leadership program in southern WV, interviewing Program Director Lida Shepherd and program participant in Mingo County, Daisha Brewer.

In an effort to provide an update of Northeast Ohio AFSC's perspectives on the news, reports of past events and announcements of upcoming activities, we've launched an audio "podcast."

An interview with AFSC staff Ricardo Hernández and Fabiola Flores Muñoz on their recent trip to the U.S./Mexico border to assess the human security issues facing those living in the region. 

William DiCanzio's new play, "Rustin and the March," on Bayard Rustin and his important role in organizing the 1963 March on Washington, is being performed in open readings in and around the city of Philadelphia this year. Madeline Schaefer attended one of these readings and spoke with DiCanzio, the play's future director, Benjamin Lloyd, and the play's leading actor, Frank X, about the power and legacy of Bayard Rustin's message of nonviolence.

Ciara and Jimetta, Appalachia Center for Equality youth leaders, speak to Beth Vorhees on the WV Morning radio show about their advocacy for sex education classes as a solution to high teen pregnancy rates in Logan County.  

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