Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council

MMTC Press Statement FCC EEO 50th Anniversary

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.

Diverse Ownership and Inmate Calling Rates

Members of the House of Representatives have introduced legislation aimed at expanding opportunities...

MMTC Welcomes Ananda Leeke

The Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) is pleased to welcome digital media strategist, thought leader, author, lawyer, and entrepreneur Ananda Leeke as its new Director of Digital Policy and Engagement.

MMTC Hires Dr. Rikin Thakker

WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 13, 2016): The Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) is pleased to announce that Dr. Rikin Thakker has joined MMTC as Vice President of Telecommunications and Spectrum Policy. Dr. Thakker brings to the MMTC team a rich background from work in academia, the private sector, and as an industry leader.

Press Release: MMTC 12 Imperatives

MMTC to Trump Telecom Transition Team: Twelve Imperatives to Close the Digital Divide and Advance Multicultural

MMTC Launches Call to Action Campaign to Preserve Free Data for Consumers

Today, the Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) launched an online and nationwide campaign to preserve zero rating and free data practices for consumers, especially for those who are economically disadvantaged. The campaign is designed to engage and inform the public on the zero rating debate, and to provide a conduit for those who are impacted most by free data plans to have their voices heard in the national discussion.