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Articles tagged women (24)

“By having these very loud, usually male, voices in the media touting expertise when they don’t have it, that risks undermining the public trust in science itself.”
“Deep-dive, evidence-based reporting that exposes gender inequity and injustice, and reveals surprising and original stories on the issues that most deeply affect women’s lives, from health care to the economy.”
“The new media continues in the ways of the old conventional media — that is, it supports patriarchy and negative portrayal of women.”
“The only way to put women in leadership is to do it for the first time.”
Also, men’s faces actually take up more space in the pictures.
“We’ve had a positive response from political parties who now accept that this is how BBC News operates and have been more imaginative in which spokespeople they put up for interview.”
“The media is in a state of great disruption, but despite all the change, one thing remains the same: fewer women report the news than men.”
The bright side (?): Women don’t seem to face a higher credibility penalty from a mean comment than men do.
“She wrote a fabulous piece that did incredibly well and I think there’s no way on earth that (a) she would have submitted or (b) it would have run, before we started this stuff. It got more than double the usual number of pageviews for an opinion piece.”