What Do We Want and How Deeply Do We Want It?

Practicing Our Future Now: Beloved Communities Network and Movement Strategy Center Present: Living the Practices of Transformative Movement Building, Part 1 What do we want and how deeply do we want it? What choices can we make that bring…

MSC’s 73 Questions with Aisha Shillingford

Movement Strategy Center Chats with Aisha Shillingford of Intelligent Mischief in a 73 Questions-Style Interview Movement Strategy Center and Intelligent Mischief present MSC’s 73 Questions with Aisha Shillingford, creative director…

It seemed like an open and shut case.

Movement Strategy Center on How Philanthropy Must Evolve A minor with an illicitly-sourced military-grade semi automatic firearm crossed state lines to join a group of pro-police vigilantes who gathered in Kenosha to allegedly protect…

Essential Shifts in Funding Practices

Movement Strategy Center on How Philanthropy Must Evolve Last summer, we witnessed many institutions and nonprofits denounce systemic racism amid the world’s sharp focus on George Floyd’s murder and the larger Black liberation movement,…

Acting Boldly, Creatively, and Collectively on Climate Change

“As we witness our planet transforming around us we watch, listen, measure … respond.” This summer, the normally pleasant Pacific Northwest has seen three-digit temperatures while unprecedented heat advisories were in place for 80…

Reconsidering Regranting

Movement Strategy Center Re-imagines Equitable Regranting through Philanthropic Innovation In 2006, Warren Buffett announced he would donate 85 percent of his Berkshire Hathaway stock to charity. At the time, Buffett was the richest…

It’s Time For A Vision That Is More Humane

Movement Strategy Center Stands with Cuba, Haiti, and All Victims of Imperialism “The Brothers in pain tinted with blood on the island of Cuba” by @alejandro_sin_barreras On July 11th, for the first time in 62 years, thousands of…

Condemning Violence and Colonialism and Stands with Palestinians

Movement Strategy Center's thoughts on Israel and Palestine Follow @thecitizenraja on Instagram This week, Muslims around the world are celebrating the end of Ramadan and the holiday of Eid-ul-Fitr. In Palestine, however, days meant for…

Relief, reflection, a reminder to keep fighting

Movement Strategy Center thoughts in the wake of Derek Chauvin's conviction Follow @shirien.creates on Instagram We at Movement Strategy Center acknowledge Derek Chauvin’s conviction for the egregious murder of George Floyd last May for…

Supporting Our AAPI Friends and Neighbors

Movement Strategy Center stand with the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community  Movement Strategy Center (MSC) recognizes that the world we live in is dominated by white supremacy and Anti-Blackness, and we have spent our…