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Women's History Month: The Mother of the #MeToo Movement

March is Women's History Month and it's a celebration of the vital role of women in American history.

One woman who has played a big part in altering American History is Tarana Burke, the founder of the #MeToo movement.  Using those two words as a communication tool with survivors of sexual violence Ms. Burke kickstarted a activism movement. It has truly changed the world.  

Results: Public Advocate Special Election

Results: Public Advocate Special Election

February, 27, 2019 • 3 min read

NYC's New Public Advocate Is Jumaane Williams.

Former City Councilman Jumaane Williams defeated 16 candidates yesterday to become New York City’s fifth public advocate.

What does a Public Advocate do?

What does a Public Advocate do?

February, 23, 2019 • 5 min read

For the first time in history, New York City will hold a special election for Public Advocate on this Tuesday,  February 26th Seventeen candidates will be on the ballot in the race to fill the seat vacated by Attorney General Tish James.  

Producer Spotlight: Coach Nicole Rodriguez

Producer Spotlight: Coach Nicole Rodriguez

February, 22, 2019 • 2 min read


In 2016, Nicole met a photographer and explained to him that she’s a professional run coach and personal trainer with an idea for a TV show about running. She then told him the name of her show like it already existed. “My show is called “Conversation P.A.C.E.” Then he said, “Go to MNN! The next day, she searched for MNN online and immediately registered for the orientation. After attending orientation, she signed up for the Basic Studio Production course.

Learn the Basics of Podcasting at MNN's Upcoming Workshops


Are you a media maker who also creates content for podcasts? If not you’re missing out on an expanding medium with a huge audience; 48 million Americans listen to podcasts weekly1. In this post, we’ll discuss some basic information about podcasts that you’ll want to know as a content creator.