UCC Media Justice Ministry
Media Justice Arm of the United Church of Christ
The United Church of Christ is a faith community rooted in justice that recognizes the unique power of the media to shape public understanding and thus society.
The mission of the UCC Media Justice is to create just and equitable media structures that give meaningful voice to diverse peoples, cultures and ideas.
UCC’s biennial General Synod asked to endorse digital justice and inclusion
UCC Media Justice worked with thirteen General Synod delegates to bring a resolution titled, Closing the Digital Divide to a vote at the denomination’s 34th national convening held in Indianapolis this summer.
UCC Media Justice Finally Defeats Hedge Fund TV Deal
After months of scrutiny and last-minute brinksmanship, a proposed $8.6 Billion hedge fund takeover of TV company TEGNA was finally sent to the scrap heap.
FCC begins implementing the Martha Wright Act!
The FCC starts work today on Congress’ new law, Martha Wright-Reed Just & Reasonable Communications Act, the product of years of work by UCC Media Justice and its allies.