Media Activism

A-Infos Radio Project

Broadcast quality programming via the internet.

American Forum

Nonprofit media organization established to promote citizen debate on significant societal issues.

Citizens for Media Literacy

Public-interest organization promoting citizens' responsibility for free speech rights and providing assistance to activists and journalists on issues related to the Freedom of Information Act and Open Records laws.

Dobmeyer Communications

Aims to provide media support for "hard-to-place social issues." Site presents commentaries, story ideas, and news.

Feisty Aphrodite

Women's group created to leverage grassroots media activism to raise awareness and foster social change.

Fifty Crows - Social Change Photography

Inspires social change and activism by using visual images through film and photography.

Free Press

Nonpartisan organization working to involve the public in media policymaking and to craft policies for a more democratic media system.

Freespeech Network

Provides perspectives that are under-represented or ignored by the mainstream media, and shines a national spotlight on engaged citizens working for progressive social change.

Friends of the ABC

Group created to protect and promote the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) in its role as Australia's independent national broadcaster.

Independent Media Center

Online network of independent media outlets that offer radical, accurate, and non-corporate coverage.

Media Alliance

Nonprofit training and resource network for media workers, community organizations, and political activists.

Media Rights

Helps media makers, educators, librarians, non-profits, and activists use documentaries to encourage action and inspire dialogue on contemporary social issues.

Media that Matters Film Festival

Project dedicated to highlighting important and timely social issues through short films.


Represents an advocacy organization aimed at advancing decency and accountability in the media. Its site presents news, articles, issue discussions, news, and related links.

Morality in Media

National, not-for-profit, interfaith organization established in 1962 to combat obscenity and uphold decency standards in the media.


An emerging global network with the goal of facilitating a long-term dialogue between academics, activists, practitioners and policy experts around citizens’ media initiatives.

Planet Earth Foundation

Nonprofit, public service media agency aims to foster awareness and action to address social issues at the local, national, and global levels.

Progressive Portal

Site facilitates online activism. Also provides activism alerts and action materials activists can use offline.

Project: Think Different

Collaborative endeavor aimed at promoting a reformed sense of popular culture media.

Save the Internet

Free press advocacy focusing on resistance to Internet regulation and commercialization. Aims to oppose propositions that the Internet can't be free.

Video sharing site provides an opportunity to inspire, connect and change the world concerning a plethora of social issues.

Yes! Magazine

Nonprofit, ad-free publication dedicated to promoting individual and community participation in fostering a just and sustainable world. Helps reframe issues and reflect human-scale stories.

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