A scene from Our Side: What is Our Side about? Our Side tells the story of a community-led theater production in Atlantic City — a stage adaptation of Growing up in the Other Atlantic City: Wash’s and the Northside by Atlantic City native Turiya S.A. Raheem. From bustling streets to broken promises, from discrimination to […]
Are you a storyteller who believes in taking a stand with poor and oppressed people? Have you experienced the effects of a media system that misrepresents your community and the issues you care about? Do you want to make media WITH movements for economic, racial and environmental justice, and help build positive alternatives to our […]
How can we support and protect each other under a Trump presidency? How can we build our power? Philly We Rise is a new online platform where you can find out how to take action locally and get involved with organizations fighting for the long haul in our city. Check it out, share it, and let us know about […]
MMP commissioned this beautiful 12×18″ poster from Josh Graupera, a local artist and one of our Media Fellows. Make your donation of at least $30 to MMP and we’ll send you one. Available in 3 unique background colors. To get it by Dec 25th, you have to order by Dec 19th! Or stop by the […]
The early days of President-elect Trump’s transition have already made clear that the racism, bigotry and misogyny that fueled his campaign will continue into his administration. The vast majority of Americans suffered mightily through the economic crisis of the past decade. That suffering, tied with growing and unchecked white supremacy in our country, created the […]
Thousands of families in New Jersey face the fear of being separated each day. A drivers license would make a difference in the lives of so many. Hear the voices of immigrant leaders fighting for the right to drive without fear.
MMP is looking for an intern excited about building the power of School Communities in Philadelphia. The Philly SUN Project believes the only way to build strong schools is to have School and Community leaders self-determining the future of them. Because we believe movements begin with the telling of untold stories, our first touch is […]
Over the course of a decade, Media Mobilizing Project has developed a powerful approach to media organizing, learning from our many experiments and gaining wisdom from the countless stories of social movement success we have helped to tell. On the occasion of our 10th Anniversary, we offer this overview and reflection in the spirit of […]
During the Democratic National Convention in Philly MMP’s very own Bryan Mercer and Amber Marie-Felton featured across two pieces for AJ+. First Bryan took viewers on a social justice tour of Philadelphia, stopping at places in the center of issues like environmental and economic justice. Then, Amber joined AJ+ hosts as a People’s Pundit, sharing […]
A half-dozen companies are getting $1.2 billion in tax discounts to operate in Camden, New Jersey. Why is so much public money going to so few? And what can we do about it? This video was produced by Media Mobilizing Project’s Movement Media Fellows.