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MNN Empowers Next Gen Storytellers to Make Their Voices Heard

From Parkland, Florida, to Ferguson, Missouri, young people are increasingly making their voices heard and changing the media narrative. MNN El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center and the High School for Media and Communications (HSMC) are working together to bolster these new voices by giving high school students access to high tech media production tools and training.

Seniors Say #MeToo: MNN's New Older Adults Classes

Meet Carmen. Carmen produces a television show called Latin Icons: Past & Present. She is one of many “seasoned” media producers at MNN who took studio, field and editing classes.

How To Reinvest Your Tax Dollars For Your Neighborhood: Participatory Budgeting

Do you have an idea to improve your neighborhood? Maybe you want to start a community garden, or get more benches in your corner park or maybe you want the city to add countdown clocks to your neighborhood bus stops. There is a City Council program that can make that happen.

How To Promote Your Show Through Social Media

How To Promote Your Show Through Social Media

April, 6, 2018 • 1 min read

How do I use social media to promote my show?

Bailing Out of a Broken System

Bailing Out of a Broken System

March, 27, 2018 • 7 min read

New York City imprisons tens of thousands of people each year because they can't afford cash bail, according to data by the city's Independent Budget Office.