Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council



MMTC Press Statement Foreign Ownership Ruling

Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) authorized the use of its common carrier application review procedures for its broadcast foreign ownership applications.

MMTC Releases Whitepaper

In the White Paper, MMTC finds that “Congress and the FCC can address the persistence of the negligible representation of minority- and women-owned business enterprises (collectively, ‘MWBEs’) in the wireless industry through the development and support of incentives for MWBEs.”

Tech in the City

Tweet Description: Washington, D.C. is experiencing a startup boom as entrepreneurs and innovators collaborate and connect with cutting-edge startup strategies made available through DC’s growing tech infrastructure. During this session, special guests highlighted key tech initiatives for the District and other urban areas, the benefits for entrepreneurs, and...

MMTC Press Statement Zero Rating White Paper

Understanding and Appreciating Zero-Rating: The Use and Impact of Free Data in the Mobile Broadband Sector

MMTC Press Statement FCC Proposal Undermines Media Diversity in Video Marketplace

he Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) opposes the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) notice of proposed rulemaking on set-top boxes because it undermines goals for advancing diverse content. Like other minority-focused public interest groups, programmers, and elected officials, MMTC believes such a mandate would create “second class carriage” for diverse content and programming by making these offerings less visible and available to consumers in an already competitive video marketplace.