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.
–Journalism’s Louboutin Problem (XX Factor)
–This is what happens when you ban male press from a female rock fest in Afghanistan (by Amie Ferris-Rotman) – This is a guest post for The Gender Report.
–Being called beauty isn’t a compliment New York Post (Name it. Change it.)
–Syrian TV reporter Yara Abbas shot dead (Syria Report)
–Liz Heron is named Wall Street Journal emerging media editor (JimRomenesko.com)
–Q&A: Data Viz Expert, Amanda Hickman (ReportHers)
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