The Gender Report provides a weekly round-up of links to online articles that may be of interest to our readers. The links below are to noteworthy articles on topics related to women in journalism and the media during the past week. Articles included in this feature do not necessarily reflect the views of The Gender Report or its writers. View past week’s round-ups here.
–Women’s representation in media: the best data on the subject to date (Guardian Data Blog)
–40 Years Later, Newsweek Sex Discrimination Persists (Women’s eNews) An excerpt from “The Good Girls Revolt”
–Reporting from the Front Lines of War: Kathy Gannon and Anja Niedringhaus (International Women’s Media Foundation)
–What’s in a name? The rhetoric of rape (Women Under Siege)
–Chicago Sun-Times pursues politician who dares to be a mom (by Erik Wemple)
–Women, Women, Everywhere — but Not Much About Their Paychecks (by Margaret Sullivan)
–New Editor at Cosmopolitan: Joanna Coles Replaces Kate White (Media Decoder)
–Charlize Theron, Thunder Road to Produce Film About Slain War Reporter [Marie Colvin] (Hollywood Reporter)
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