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Obama and New Mexico Support True Net Neutrality

Monday, November 10, 2014

Albuquerque, NM, November 10, 2014: President Obama has issued a statement calling on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to support true net neutrality by reclassifying the internet as Title II. Over the past few months millions of people from across the country have written to the FCC...

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FCC Chairman Wheeler to Speak at Youth Event in Albuquerque

Friday, June 20, 2014

WHAT:  FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler will visit New Mexico on June 30, 2014 for Nuestras Voces/Our Voices: A Youth Dialogue with FCC Chairman Wheeler. Media Literacy Project and New Mexico Digital Justice Coalition will host a panel discussion from 6:30 to 8 p.m...

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Media Literacy Project Announces Bad Ad and Counter Ad Contest Winners

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Albuquerque, NM: April 24, 2014: Jordan Eckl, grade 12, won Bad Ad, a nationwide media literacy contest for students in grades 6 through 12. Media Literacy Project, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, annually sponsors two media literacy contests:  Bad Ad and Counter Ad.

The Bad Ad contest...

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City Council Affirms Albuquerque’s Commitment to Responsible Speech

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

PRESS RELEASE: April 22, 2014, Albuquerque, NM: Media Literacy Project’s (MLP) Responsible Speech Memorial was passed last night by Albuquerque City Council with a 5 to 3 vote, which was introduced to City Council on April 7 by Councilman Rey Garduño. This memorial, as part of MLP’s Siembra la...

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Media Justice Forum Convenes on April 26

Monday, April 14, 2014

MEDIA ADVISORY

WHAT: Media Literacy Project hosts Media Justice Forum at the Media Arts Collaborative Charter School from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 26 at Media Arts Collaborative Charter School. The forum provides an opportunity for the Albuquerque community to come...

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Media Literacy Project Brings Documentary Producer Sut Jhally to New Mexico

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

WHAT: From April 2 to 7, Sut Jhally will deconstruct media with New Mexican communities. After a free screening of his film, Feeding Frenzy, at Guild Cinema on April 6, Jhally and other local food advocates will discuss the ways that food marketing targets youth, low-...

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Media Literacy Project Delivers New Mexico Lifeline Petition to FCC

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

INTERVIEWS: Andrea Quijada is available for interviews. PHOTOS: Headshots are available on request.

March 28, 2014, Albuquerque, NM: On March 28, 2014, Andrea Quijada, executive director of Media Literacy Project (MLP), will deliver a photo-petition in support of the Lifeline phone...

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Show Your Love for Nosh on Valentine’s Day

Thursday, February 13, 2014

WHAT: Show your love for Nosh on Valentine’s Day! Recently, Nosh, Jewish delicatessen and bakery, has been the victim of two attacks of anti-Semitic vandalism with mailing labels scribbled with hate speech on their front window. Media Literacy Project (MLP) is showing support...

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Adidas and Journalism Education Foundation Adopt Media Literacy Project’s Writing

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

ALBUQUERQUE, NM—Media Literacy Project’s document “Introduction to Media Literacy” was adopted by Adidas and Journalism Education Foundation, which will potentially expand MLP’s reach to tens of thousands more...

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Cartoonist Lalo Alcaraz Discusses Responsible Speech

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

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