We are recruiting interns for the Fall! It’s a chance to put to use your skills editing videos, working with social media or organizing. Opportunities for a range of roles are now open – Video, Communications, Grassroots Fundraising, and the CAP Comcast Campaign.
Comcast announced today, August 4th, that it will double download speeds for Internet Essentials, from 5mbps to 10mbps. This announcement comes on the heels of 56,000 members of Philadelphia and national community organizations pressuring Comcast to improve speeds and costs for poor communities – not just for their highest-tier customers. Read our statement here.
Building a Sandcastle: A Broken Promise to Atlantic City tells the stories of the casino workers who remain after the wave of casino closures and layoffs in 2014. The casino employees who remain are getting organized and fighting back. In the process they are working with neighbors across Atlantic City to reimagine the future of this resort town on the Jersey coast.
Media Mobilizing Project is proud to announce Voices From Our Public Schools, a website dedicated to sharing the many stories we are hearing from communities dedicated to strengthening our schools in spite of limited resources.
MMP has followed the campaign trail, documenting candidate forums to help Philadelphians and Pennsylvanians make their decision at the polls. Find here video footage from Mayor and City Council Candidates at the Working Families Candidate Forum and the Neighborhood Networks Judges Forum for the Supreme Court of PA.
The week of April 27th, you will have a rare opportunity to speak out about your experiences with Comcast through a series of six public meetings, organized by the City of Philadelphia. Our voices could shape the next 15 years of service between Comcast and Philly consumers! Join us to speak out and hold Comcast accountable to the needs of our city!
Today, the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Innovation and Technology released a long-awaited summary and comprehensive needs assessment they conducted surveying Philadelphia residents. In their survey, they asked Philadelphians many questions about their experiences with Comcast. The City also announced public hearings to further inform the process, the week of April 27th, 2015. Read our statement here.
Today, Media Mobilizing Project, announces part 5 in the Revival from the Roots Series. The series follows myriad Philadelphia School District students, parents and caregivers, staff, and teachers, along with Helen Gym, Co-Founder of Parents United for Public Education, and Jerry Jordan, President of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers, as they tour Philadelphia’s Neighborhood Schools. This […]
Today, Councilman Bobby Henon introduced, and City Council passed, a resolution authorizing the committees on Public Property and Public Works, and on Technology and Information Services, to hold hearings on a once-in-a-generation negotiation with the Comcast Corporation.