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Media Action Grassroots Network 2016
by MAG-Net
Every year, media justice organizations from all over the country convene under the name The Media Action Grassroots Network.
Interrupting Surveillance-In Silicon Valley and Beyond
by Tracy Rosenberg
Bay Area activists have seized on a strategy to localize the fight against government spying.
Fighting the Beast on Bryant at City Hall
by Tracy Rosenberg
The activist-dubbed Beast on Bryant adds 196 more luxury units to a neighborhood already built out way in excess of the Eastern Neighborhoods Plan
Lifeline Story Bank
by Media Alliance, TURN, Greenlining Institute, Milestone Consulting
Between now and March, advocates have a chance to convey the real stories of how access to communications changes lives and creates opportunities.
Diversity in Television: An FCC Principle Now Being Reconsidered
by Tracy Rosenberg
The "public interest" that the FCC must protect includes Americans who have affordability challenges with pay TV and high-speed broadband access
IVP: Internet Architecture
An infographic from the New Jersey Institute of Techology serves as an easy intro to the web's internal architecture.
Recording in Progress: Media, Tech and Social Justice
by Recording in Progress
Recording in Progress is a series of panel discussions about innovation and new developments in technology, entertainment, culture, business, art and ..
Practicing Communication Rights: Honduras and South Korea
by Dorothy Kidd
This brief academic paper by USF Media Studies Professor and former MA board member Dorothy Kidd examines democratized media in Honduras and South ..
American Day Dream
by Tracy Rosenberg
American Day Dream is a new novel by SF author (and Media Alliance family member) Margot Pepper.
Media Policy
Berkeley Teacher Put Through The Wringer For Protesting
Berkeley teacher Yvette Felarca has been subjected to extremely punitive actions after ... more
Urban Shield 2016
Update: Urban Shield 2017 funding decision to be made by the Alameda County Board of Supervisors on ... more
MA Supports the Speak Free Act
Media Alliance is pleased to endorse the Speak Free Act more
Media Cross-Ownership Rules Upheld by FCC
Media Cross-Ownership Rules Upheld by FCC more
SB 1157 - Inmate Visits on Governor Desk
Update: SB 1157 was sadly vetoed by Governor Brown. more
Let The Sunshine In
Open Government advocates work to reform SF sunshine laws more
Bulletproof Warrior Shot Down
The Santa Clara Sheriff cancelled a police survival seminar implicated in Philando Castile's death, ... more
Exempting FBI Next Generation Biometric Database From Privacy Act
The NGI Database is the world's largest database of personally identifying information more
Victory in Santa Clara: Unanimous Vote for Community Control of Surveillance Equipment
Santa Clara County has unanimously endorsed the first comprehensive local oversight law on every ... more
The Verdict Is In: Net Neutrality Upheld
The Open Internet Order of February 2015 has been upheld on both wired and wireless services. more

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