We Need Competition! Philly Comcast Consumers Speak Out

It’s a new year, and with Comcast’s franchise agreement with Philadelphia set to expire, we’re asking hard questions about Comcast’s responsibility to its customers and its hometown in a time of economic crisis. Comcast is coming under far greater national scrutiny as it racks up count after count of disrespect to its customers, as it […]

Philly Vs. Comcast: Rally and Speakout against Comcast on Monday!

September 15th is the last day that people nationwide can file comments about net neutrality to the Federal Communications Commission. Philadelphians, alongside thousands across the country will protest to protect the open internet and stop companies like Comcast that would rather protect their bottom-line over our communications rights.

Support Fight for $15 on Thursday, Sept 4. Join the March and Rally!

UPDATED: Now with video. Philadelphia fast food workers have pledged to do what it takes to win “$15 and a union.” Over 50 workers have pledged their willingness to escalate action on Thursday, September 4th. They will be joined by fast food workers in over 150 cities. Hear the stories of why and find out how you can join them.

Telling Comcast to Pay Their Fair Share

In April, Media Mobilizing Project launched the CAP Comcast Campaign — focused on helping everyday Philadelphians secure what we need from Comcast and the City while they negotiate their next franchise, allowing Comcast to sell cable services in Philly for another 15 years.  We’ve heard from literally thousands of Philadelphians who want affordable rates for […]

Philadelphians protest Corbett at Comcast Center fundraiser

Parents, students and teachers protested outside the Comcast Center in downtown Philadelphia while PA Governor Tom Corbett and NJ Governor Chris Christie held a private fundraiser. Six people were arrested, claiming they wouldn’t move until Corbett agreed to fully fund education. The protest was organized by the Philadelphia Coalition Advocating for Public Schools (PCAPS).   […]