The comic series was commissioned by the Foundation for Media Alternatives (FMA) under the Initiative for Media Freedom (IMF), a five-year program implemented by Internews and funded by the USAID with the support of the American people.
Erika Marie Rivers created the Our Black Girls website to shine a light on Black girls and women who have gone missing or were murdered, a demographic that gets disproportionately less media coverage.
When the 22-year-old went missing, Gabby Petito's family asked the world to share her picture to help find her. People didn't just share those photos — thousands attempted to be social media true crime detectives.
‘If Facebook were around in the 1930s, it would have allowed Hitler to post 30-second ads’ — Listen to Sacha Baron Cohen slam the social media industry for facilitating the spread of hate, lies, and conspiracies
It’s 4 years tomorrow that Astronaut Jim Halsell killed Jayla and Niomi James in his 2nd DUI without conviction. His lawyers have pushed the trial repeatedly to minimize media attention, don’t let them. Their parents Parnell and Latrice deserve justice. #justiceforjaylaandniomi
Since when does the media'>Lamestream Media call who our next president will be? We have all learned a lot in the last two weeks!
Everyone is asking why the recent presidential polls were so inaccurate when it came to me. Because they are FAKE, just like much of the media'>Lamestream Media!
If I ever said something so mortifyingly stupid, the media'>Fake News Media would come down on me with a vengeance. This is beyond a normal mistake. Why isn’t the media reporting it?