By Betty Yu
On Friday, March 25th 2011 I took a train to Philadelphia to show my support for MAG-Net acnhor member Media Mobilzing Project's (MMP) sustainer party and launch of their 6 computer centers through out the city through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant.
I was honored to be on their host committee and participate in such an inspiring evening that brought together a multi-racial and intergenerational group of about 350 people to celebrate, through collective spirit, music, performances, cultural products and great food!
Representatives from Free Press, the Media and Democracy Coalition, Prometheus Radio Project, New America Foundation, PhillyCam, Center for Media Justice, and MAG-Net were also in attendance.
I brought my still camera and audio recorder and created this simple short piece on the event: