Music to Count People By

Music has all sorts of roles, and one of them is a call to action.  “Get Up, Stand Up” is a call-to-action.  But here’s a story about a song that gives the phrase “get up, stand up” a different meaning.  We ran the story on PRI’s The World about a tune to get the people of Liberia to understand that their government needs their help in counting them for an updated census.

Census Song

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