Raising The Bar: Holding Prosecutors Accountable
How much discretion does a prosecutor have in a court room? The Manhattan Black Bar Association's Jason Clark and Adeola Adejobi sit down with Diane Lucas and Jullian Harris-Calvin from The Justice Collaborative to learn how a prosecutor's decisions impact both the outcome of a trial and the defendant's life.
Empowering local voices and diverse views.
Manhattan Neighborhood Network is a media learning, production, and distribution hub that promotes creative expression, independent voices and community engagement.
Upcoming Classes & Events
After attending Orientation at either our 59th street or El Barrio Firehouse location, Manhattan residents and non-profit community organizations can take classes and start producing your very own television program to cablecast on MNN’s channels.
Are you ready to make media that matters?
Whether you want to learn how to manage a crew in our multi-camera studios, how to capture a great story in the field, or how to edit your media, MNN has a class for you.
Join the digital media revolution and embark on your journey to becoming a certified community producer at MNN with access to our state-of-the-art media production equipment.
Reformers are strengthening a movement to end mass incarceration. Last April, when Governor Cuomo signed historic criminal legal system reforms into law, New York took a huge step towards addressing the systemic inequities of our current bail and discovery laws. The new laws, which take effect today...
Democratic candidates Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, Amy Klobuchar, Pete Buttigieg, and Tom Steyer took the debate stage for the last time before the 2020 Iowa Caucuses. The debate took place in Des Moines, Iowa on January 14, 2020.
To commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, MNN has assembled some wonderful community produced programming that aims to inspire the viewer with positive messages and healthy advice. We strive to remind our community how Dr. King used the power of words and grassroots organizing to achieve almost...
Learn more about the plans to expand ferry access to western Manhattan.