How We Got Here

The Global Critical Media Literacy Project/Critical Media Minds was created in 2015 under the auspices of the Media Freedom Foundation, a 501(c)3 organization.

The following organizations and individuals collaborated on the development of the Global Critical Media Literacy Project:

Project Censored: Nolan Higdon, EdD (also founding coordinator); Mickey Huff; Andy Lee Roth, PhD; Peter Phillips, PhD

Action Coalition for Media Education: Julie Frechette; Rob Williams, PhD

Sacred Heart University’s School of Communication, Media & the Arts: Lori Bindig, PhD; Bill Yousman, PhD

The following individuals played essential roles in the specified areas of development:

Robin Andersen, PhD: critical advertising
Crystal Bedford: student clubs
John Boyer: grants
Elliot D. Cohen, PhD: ethics in media
Patricia Elliot, PhD: local investigative journalism
Barbara Duggal: library services
Doug Hecker: solutions video production
Ellie Kim: student clubs
Christopher Oscar: solutions video production