Executive Director of Center for Media Justice
for transformative leadership in fighting for the digital access and rights of working-class communities and communities of color; and for insuring that tools needed to engage in political discourse and organizing remain in the hands of the people.
With increasing repression and surveillance, the fight for media justice and democracy is more important than ever. For decades, Malkia Cyril has been a leader in the fight for racial justice and the democratization of media. As the Executive Director of Center for Media Justice, Malkia has fought for the digital access and rights of working-class communities and communities of color, including net neutrality. Malkia has ensured that the tools needed to speak truth to power, engage in political discourse and organize are in the hands of the people.
隨著鎮壓和監視的加劇，媒體正義與民主的鬥爭比以往任何時刻都重要。馬基亞．西里爾在過往數十年來，一直是爭取種族正義和媒體民主化的領導者。 身為媒體正義促進中心行政主任， 馬基亞積極爭取工薪階層及有色族裔社區在數碼化渠道的權益，包括網絡的中立性；並確保人民掌握需要的工具向權力說真話，從事政治話語和組織工作。