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Digital Inclusion


International Webtivists Question Facebook's Internet.org
Access
May 18th, 2015
67 civil society groups around the world write open letter to Facebook questioning the Internet.org program to provide walled garden Internet service to underserved populations in the developing world.

Prison Debit Cards: Another Extortion
Human Rights Defense Center HRDC
March 25th, 2015
The use of third-party release debit cards is a growing trend in U.S. prisons and jails, where companies see an opportunity to profit off people who have no choice on whether or not to use release debit cards.

Petitions Filed at FCC to Free Community Broadband
by Chris MitchellMuni Networks/Institite for Local Self-Reliance
July 28th, 2014
Two municipal broadband projects in North Carolina have filed petitions with the FCC to lift local restrictions on expanding their services.

Hold Big Media Accountable


35 Human Rights Groups Denounce Global Citizenship Award to Chevron CEO John Watson
by Paul Paz Y MinoAmazon Watch
March 24th, 2015
Media Alliance is pleased to join 34 human rights and environmental groups in demanding the Commonwealth Club withdraw its Gobal Citizenship Award to Chevron CEO John Watson.

Best Day at the FCC Ever
March 15th, 2015
On February 26, 2015, the Federal Communications Commission made history. And now the rules are out.

Keeping Broadcast TV Accessible
January 27th, 2015
Note sent to the House Energy/Commerce Committee about keeping local broadcast channels on the low price tiers of cable and satellite systems.

Media Ownership


Comcast-Time Warner Merger Falls Apart
by Tracy RosenbergMedia Alliance
April 24th, 2015
This morning media justice advocates celebrated as the merger of Comcast Corporation and Time Warner Cable came to an abrupt end with this morning's withdrawal of the merger application.

Letter to FCC Chair Tom Wheeler: Reject the Comcast Merger
Stop Mega Comcast Coalition
April 17th, 2015
34 public and private organizations write to FCC Chair Wheeler telling him there will be no competition in a post-merger world and to reject the Comcast TWC merger.

Hedge Fund Throwing $900K A Year Into KCSM-TV Spectrum Auction Sale
by Matt PacelliSkyline View
April 3rd, 2015
At the last SMCCD board meeting, the Skyline College newspaper reports that Blackstone-owned Locuspoint Properties is throwing $900,000 a year into the District-owned public televison station (the 5th largest in the State of California) in preparation for the liquidation of the station in the next spectrum auction.

Press Freedom and Media Workers


MA Supports the Speak Free Act of 2015
by Tracy RosenbergMedia Alliance
May 27th, 2015
Media Alliance is pleased to endorse the Speak Free Act of 2015

Court of Appeals Rules Bulk Metadata Collection Illegal
by NY Federal Court of AppealsDocket 14-42
May 7th, 2015
On May 7th, a Federal Appeals Court in New York ruled that the bulk metadata collection program attached to Section 215 of the Patriot Act is "‘irreconcilable with the statute’s plain text’.

Repeal The Patriot Act? H.R. 1466 Says Yes
by Representative Mark Pocan, Representative Thomas Massie
March 25th, 2015
Sometimes the best way to an outcome is direct. Mark Pocan (D-Wisconsin) and Thomas Massie (R-Kentucky) cut straight to the point: introducing H.R. 1466 to repeal the US Patriot Act and the FISA Amendments Act.

Raising Our Voices


Digital Literacy Curriculum
Curriculum from 2009-2010 Raising Our Voices Workshops

In Memory of My Son
This film was created by Consuelo Sopelario as a part of the 2008 Raising Our Voices Training Program coordinated by Media Alliance and sited at the East Side Arts Alliance in Oakland. Thanks to Eloise Lee, Renee Geesler, Tiny Grey-Garcia, Jess Clarke, R.J Lozada, Dorothy Kidd, Erika Myszynski, Karl Jagbanhandsingh, Taizet Hernandez and many others.

A Socially Responsible DTV Transition
This film was created by students at Centro de Raza's Youth Law Academy in the Spring of 2009 as a part of the 2008-09 Raising Our Voices Training Program coordinated by Media Alliance and sited at the East Side Arts Alliance in Oakland. Thanks to Eloise Lee, Renee Geesler, Tiny Grey-Garcia, Jess Clarke, R.J Lozada, Dorothy Kidd, Erika Myszynski, Karl Jagbanhandsingh, Taizet Hernandez and many others.



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