Gender Check 5/7/12 – South

*Gender Checks are quick examinations of gender representation in individual news articles for the purpose of discovering trends over time. Click here to read more.

Website: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

On The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, one of the lead articles featured on the home page as of 5 p.m. EST on Monday, May 7, was titled “Colotl Allowed to Stay for Another Year”.

Here is its breakdown:

Subject:  Social and Legal: Legal System (Global Media Monitoring Project 35)

Word count: 288

Author: Female

Human sources (listed in order mentioned):

  1. Male – attorney

Website: Patch Buckhead

On Patch Buckhead, one of the lead articles featured on the home page as of 5 p.m. EST on Monday, May 7, was titled “Buckhead vs. Midtown”

Here is its breakdown:

Subject: Social and Legal – development issues (Global Media Monitoring Project No. 26)

Word count: 533

Author: Female (assumed posted by editor who is female)

Human sources (listed in order mentioned):

none

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s