Technically Philly: 7 organizations offering digital literacy resources in Philadelphia

“What’s the overlap between the rise in digital non-connectedness in Philly and joblessness?” Hannah Sassaman of the Media Mobilizing Project recently asked us to answer this question via reporting collective Broke in Philly. It’s an important consideration for Philadelphia, especially, which has the second-lowest rate of broadband access of the nation’s 25 largest cities at 71.6%, according to a 2018 Philadelphia Inquirer analysis […]

Onward to 2019! What we did in 2018

 What a year! Check out this beautiful montage produced by Bonfire Media Co on a 2018 of struggle in our beloved Philly featuring members from Philly.SUN, One Pennsylvania, VietLead, Reclaim Philadelphia, The Youth Art & Self-empowerment Project, Philadelphia Coalition for a Just District Attorney and many more! May 2019 be full of even more love and courage to take up the fights that […]

#MoreThanCode: Practitioners Reimagine the landscape of technology for justice and equity

Over the past 2 years, we have been research partners in this exciting investigation of technology for social justice.  The full report is now live and public at https://morethancode.cc    #MoreThanCode is a participatory action research report based on interviews, focus groups, and data analysis with 188 tech practitioners from across the U.S.A. The report […]

Facebook: The Fight For Net Neutrality is Not Over

PhillyCam’s Vanessa Maria Graber interviews Di Luong, MMP Research Fellow, about the ongoing fight for Net Neutrality. Di speaks about the importance of Net Neutrality in making sure that marginalized voices and stories don’t get overshadowed by corporate interests. They also discuss Di’s research in pretrial risk assessment algorithms used by the police and judges […]

A Vision for Our Future: 2018 MMP Community Building Dinner

 Registration is closed for this event Come together with movement leaders from around the city to honor our collective struggles, victories, and shared vision of a future where we all thrive.   The Community Building Dinner is a long running MMP tradition to bring together folks working across the movement in our region to break […]