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Misogyny in Media: Reporting on Female Politicians

By Kessa Albright “She scares me. I cross my legs every time she talks,” Tucker Carlson, MSNBC political correspondent, infamously said on his show Tucker July 16, 2007. Political leanings aside, anyone can agree that media coverage of Hillary Clinton … Continue reading

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Female journalists struggle for voice at newspapers

Climbing to the top of the corporate ladder is still challenging for female journalists. Ida B. Wells, Gloria Steinem, and Katharine Graham were trailblazers. Yet women are still underrepresented. The year is 2014 and the question is why?  “More women … Continue reading

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