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Reproductive Justice Network convenes in Albuquerque

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Policies and decisions about reproductive health have profound effects on communities—impacting the civil rights and physical health of women in America.

National organizations concerned with these issues will convene in Albuquerque Sept. 26-30 to discuss the future of reproductive...

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Prison Justice Website Goes Live

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Albuquerque, New Mexico – Every one of the 15,000 people incarcerated in New Mexico, has a family member or a loved one on the outside that has a story about the penal system. NewMexicoKites.org will...

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Media Literacy Project statement on Department of Justice suit against AT&T-T-Mobile Merger

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Albuquerque, New Mexico – Media Literacy Project (MLP) released the following statement in reaction to today’s announcement that the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) has ...

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Thousand Kites founder helps New Mexico families connect to their loved ones behind bars

Monday, August 8, 2011

 

Albuquerque, NM – Media Literacy Project is hosting a workshop facilitated by Thousand Kites founder, Nick Szuberla at La Plazita on Tuesday, August 16th. Szuberla will facilitate a limited capacity workshop for community...

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FCC Chairman Appoints Media Literacy Project to Consumer Advisory Committee

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

WASHINGTON, DC - Media Literacy Project has been invited by Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Julius Genachowski to join the Consumer Advisory Committee.


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FREE Smoking Cessation Class focuses on the LGBTQI community…just like Big Tobacco companies

Friday, July 15, 2011

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Albuquerque, NM – Up to half of gay men smoke and a recent study in California shows that LGBT (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender) women smoke almost 200% more than the general population. Fierce Pride, a network of the Media Literacy Project, does not think...

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Media Literacy Project Opposes AT&T and T-Mobile Merger

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

 

Albuquerque, New Mexico –The Media Literacy Project publicly states its opposition to the AT&T and T-Mobile merger. If the FCC and Department of Justice approve this merger, it would eliminate jobs, increase prices and threaten consumer choice...

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Albuquerque Gay Pride’s Main Street Goes Smoke-Free

Friday, June 10, 2011

New Mexico – This year, Albuquerque Pride’s Main Street will be completely smoke-free thanks to the efforts of a statewide LGBTQ health group. For years, tobacco companies have targeted LGBTQ people through advertising campaigns in gay and lesbian magazines and Pride events...

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7 Students Win National Media Literacy Contest

Thursday, May 26, 2011

New Mexico –  The mainstream media is full of offensive ads and misleading messages about health, body image, and lifestyles that shape our values at a really young age. However not all young people are convinced by these misleading ads and commercial fabrications. Media...

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New Mexico Public Interest Organizations Meet with Heinrich

Friday, February 25, 2011

Albuquerque, New Mexico – Yesterday, a coalition of public interest advocates with the New Mexico Digital Justice Coalition met with US Rep. Martin Heinrich (D-NM) to encourage his support for the expansion of community media centers and net neutrality. The meeting comes in the...

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