Manhattan Neighborhood Network's Youth Media Center

Established in March 2000, Manhattan Neighborhood Network's Youth Media Center (YMC) develops 21st Century communicators and participants in social justice.
 
The Youth Media Center offers Manhattan residents ages 16 to 24 free video production training, digital journalism internships and the opportunity to produce social justice focused media on important youth issues for MNN's award-winning Youth Channel, which airs weeknights from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm on MNN4: TWC 67, RCN 85, FiOS 36, and streaming live on MNN.org.
 

MNN's Youth Media Center is housed at the MNN El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center.

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Upcoming Youth Classes

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More about the YMC

MNN's Youth Media Center offers a variety of classes and workshops for aspiring media makers to produce critical content in a rapidly changing media landscape.
The Youth Channel is looking for journalists and media makers ages 18-24 who are passionate about reporting on community news to join our digital journalism team.
The YMC partners with the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development for the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP).

YMC Social Media

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Upcoming Youth Events

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Latest Youth Videos

El Barrio: The only neighborhood in New York City that’s more famous in Latin America than in its own city. The People's Film Festival pick, "Perspetives of El Barrio," is a short documentary by MNN's Youth Media Center that explores the history, cultural diversity and...

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YMC News

As part of a semester-long project, Youth Channel Community Journalist Janet Perez contributes a video and accompanying story spotlighting the Kingsbridge Armory redevelopment project.
“#Hands Up #Don’t Shoot” features the El Puente Arts Forum as young artists use their media to protest recent police brutality.
The Youth Channel interviews formerly incarcerated youth and community leaders advocating for reform of an outmoded penal system.
Watch compelling YC coverage of the 12/17 art exhibit in tribute to the 43 Mexican students kidnapped and burned alive by police in Ayotzinapa. Artists from around the globe fabricated a “virtual quilt” to protest human rights violations by law enforcement officials on both sides of the US/Mexican border and elsewhere.
MNN's Youth Channel covers a community speak out organized by People Power Movement.

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