Explicitly naming race and talking about difference in a joyful way

Explicitly naming race and talking about difference in a joyful way

“We’re all the same!” “There’s more that unites us than divides us” “I just don’t even notice difference.” As adults, we are often quick to point away from difference and towards “sameness.” We shy away from difference because many of Read More…

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Talking to Kids About Racism: Self Reflection and Self Education About Race

Talking to Kids About Racism: Self Reflection and Self Education About Race

There is no “too young” to start talking about race and racism with children. But with something as big and heavy as racism, where do you even begin? Our approach to anti-racist work with young children at CMA is to Read More…

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The Right to Remain – A Journey Towards Merging Art and Social Justice

The Right to Remain – A Journey Towards Merging Art and Social Justice

I often say that the story behind the story of how a film was made can be as compelling as the actual film. In July of 2017, a casting director for a reality-based TV show in LA reached out to Read More…

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