The Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and preserving equal opportunity and civil rights in the mass media, telecommunications and broadband industries, and closing the digital divide. MMTC is generally recognized as the nation’s leading advocate for minority advancement in communications.
The Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) notes a landmark in civil rights history: the April 24, 1967 United Church of Christ (UCC) Petition asking the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to adopt a rule barring race and gender discrimination in broadcast station employment.
Members of the House of Representatives have introduced legislation aimed at expanding opportunities for diverse ownership in the telecom sector, and reining in predatory prison phone rates.
The Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) is pleased to announce that MMTC President and CEO Kim Keenan has been selected as a member of the Federal Communications Commission’s Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee (BDAC).
Protecting and Strengthening the Open Internet