We Demand Prison Phone Justice during COVID-19


During the COVID-19 pandemic incarcerated and detained individuals are being deprived of family visits across the country in conditions that make them uniquely at risk to contracting COVID-19. Along with many social justice organization lead by Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, we urge the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to immediately:

  • Request predatory prison phone companies offer free phone and video calls with no fees incarcerated and detained individuals immediately for the next 60 days;
  • Press the prison phone industry to commit to the Keep Americans Connected Pledge;
  • Deny Securus’ and all companies’ request to stop paying into the Universal Service Fund.
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National Hispanic Media Coalition (NHMC) is a woman-led 501(c)(3) non-profit civil and human rights organization that was founded to eliminate hate, discrimination, and racism toward the Latino communities.
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