The ASPIRA Association, Inc.www.aspira.org ASPIRA is the only national nonprofit organization devoted solely to the education and leadership development of Puerto Rican and other Latino youth. ASPIRA’s Community Technology Centers are designed to develop a replicable model to demonstrate the effectiveness of access to technology and the Internet by economic disadvantaged, mostly Latino inner-city children, youth and adults.
Minority Media Telecommunications Council www.mmtconline.org The Minority Media and Telecommunications Council works to promote and preserve equal opportunity and civil rights in the mass media and telecommunications industries. MMTC strongly believes that changes in communications technology and the new global forms of media partnerships must enhance diversity in the 21st century. MMTC is nonpartisan nonprofit organization.
Pew Internet & American Life Project www.pewinternet.org An excellent resource for information about Hispanic use of technology, the Pew Internet & American Life Project conducts and publishes research about the Internet and its societal effects on families, communities, and work environments. The website provides research reports; links containing information on the Internet and society; and research by the Pew Internet & American Life Project or other organizations.
HTTP July newsletter 2014
HTTP and National Minority Organizations file comments to FCC on Open Internet
HTTP and National Minority Organizations file comments to FCC on E-Rate
Federal Communications Commission
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable.