Appalshop and Center for Media Justice’s Malkia Cyril named as YBCA 100 Honorees

We’re excited to announce that MAG-Net member, Appalshop, and Center for Media Justice executive director, Malkia Cyril, have been chosen as Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) 100 honorees! The YBCA 100 is an annual selection of the 100 people, organizations, and movements that inspire this innovative arts institution the most. It celebrates the Read more


Malkia Cyril, Executive Director of Center for Media Justice Selected as TheRoot100 Honoree

Malkia Cyril, executive director and cofounder of the Center for Media Justice (CMJ), home of the Media Actions Grassroots Network, has been selected as an Honoree on TheRoot100, listed at #40. Established in 2009 shortly after the election of President Barack Obama, TheRoot100 is the online magazine’s annual list that honors Black excellence across fields Read more


Hugh Hefner Award Speech

On September 29th, 2015  Malkia Cyril, Executive Director of the Center for Media Justice was given a Hugh M. Hefner Foundation First Amendment Award. This is the transcript of her speech.