Betty Yu, a longtime social justice organizer, media activist, educator, and filmmaker, is the national organizer at the Center for Media Justice. She coordinates the Media Action Grassroots Network (MAG-Net), a national coalition of over 120 social justice, community, arts, and culture organizations working for media justice.
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Friday, October 25, 2013
Roots, Radio and Social Change: Why Low Power FM Radio is about YOU
Media watchdog group Free Press’s recent infographic reveals how media corporations are using shell companies to evade the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) ownership rules and gobble up local TV stations across the US.
Friday, December 09, 2011
Media Justice and the 99 Percent Movement
It all started with one message posted on a blog on July 13, 2011. The magazine Adbusters, a not-for-profit, reader-supported, 120,000-circulation magazine that combats corporate consumerism, issued a call: “On September 17, we want to see 20,000 people flood into lower Manhattan, set up tents, kitchens, peaceful barricades and occupy Wall Street for a few months.