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Powerful Companies Want to Control the Internet

Watch live streaming video from theuptake at livestream.com Our online freedom is under attack by corporations like AT&T, Comcast and Verizon, companies that are spending millions to control the Internet. Watch as Minnesotans demand an open Internet, and raise your voice at Latinos for Internet Freedom today!

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10 quick tips on media fundraising

At last week's "Money for our Movements: A Social Justice Fundraising Conference" at Mills College in Oakland, California, Center for Media Justice hosted a dialog over lunch with media justice and media reform advocates to talk raising resources for media activism, production and strategic communications.

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Connecting the Issues: Universal Service Fund Reform

Yesterday, CMJ and Consumers Union hosted a webinar on Universal Service Fund Reform. Amalia Deloney, Bob Williams and Joel Kelsey gave everyone a run down of the Universal Service Fund, broadband adoption and how it connects to other social justice issues.

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Historic Media Justice Movement Assembly at US Social Forum

CMJ, along with our partners at smartMeme, the Praxis Project, Progressive Communicators Network and more convened a "Peoples' Movement Assembly" at this year's US Social Forum in Detroit as part of a movement building participatory research project to define a media policy and media narrative agenda for social movements in the US.

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Building the Field: Justice Communications and CMJ

CMJ's communications strategist and program director of justice communications has been a part of a few exciting funder briefings over the last month. In May we helped shape and participated in "The State of Grassroots Communications: Shifting the Landscape Toward Justice." In June we were asked by Public Interest Project's Alliance-Building program to participate in a donor briefing on communications strategies for alliance building.

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Join the Free Press Policy Summit Today!

Interested in the Future of Journalism, Public Media and the Internet? Join the Free Press Policy Summit today, a day long summit of speakers, thinkers, policy makers and media makers presenting on the future of journalism, public media and the internet. Our very own Malkia Cyril and Amalia Deloney will be speaking at 2:30 pm. Read more