The Peace Frequency: Episode 41

Guest: Aaron Shneyer

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Show Notes

Air Date: October 27, 2016

In this episode of the Peace Frequency we speak with Aaron Shneyer, the Founder & Executive Director of Heartbeat – an organization that unites Israeli and Palestinian youth musicians to build critical understanding, develop creative nonviolent tools for social change, and amplify their voices to influence the world around them. Heartbeat staff members are trained musicians and dialogue facilitators, entrusted to create and hold a space for participants to build critical consciousness of the complicated world they have inherited and to support participants in developing skills in critical thinking, communication, leadership, and creative nonviolent civic engagement.

Additional Resources

Shneyer, Aaron. The Power of Music to Transform Conflict. TEDxAmericanUniversity. May 24, 2014.

Silberman, Gabe. Palestinian, Israeli Teens Come Together Using Music. Washington Post. March 20, 2013.

Heartbeat Music TV. YouTube.

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