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The Media Consortium

From their website: The Media Consortium is a network of the country’s leading, progressive, independent media outlets.  Our mission is to amplify independent media’s voice, increase our collective clout, leverage our current audience and reach new ones.  We believe it is possible and necessary to seize the current moment and change the debate in this [Read More]

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Meet a PCNer: Ludovic Blain

1) What communication work have you done? I’ve help run campaigns promoting environmental justice by defeating incinerators in communities of color, stopping big tobacco’s laser focus on the black community, helping youth document the NY Times’ racist frames about youth and crime, and spotlighting the racist politics of 2008 presidential campaign through StopDogWhistleRacism.com. Much of [Read More]

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Highlights: NYC Chapter Skills-share on Social Media

PCN’s NYC chapter brought together 15 organizers and communicators to share social media tips. The lineup included: Dana Balicki shared tips about how to set strategy and how to measure success Laurie Ignacio demonstrated how to use SoundCloud for sharing audio and doing your own reporting Helen Stillman shared how her organization made use of [Read More]