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.
–A New DIY Movement: #SmartFeministsofTwitter (Ms. Magazine)
–12 Minutes of Freedom in 460 Days of Captivity (New York Times Magazine) Amanda Lindhout tells the story of her kidnapping
–For Two Female News Anchors, Morning Has Spoken (New York Times) On Gayle King and Mika Brzezinski
–Why Bustle Is Great News for Women (XX Factor)
–A Year in the Life of a Watchdog (by Margaret Sullivan, New York Times Public Editor)
–Q&A: NYT Magazine Writer, Maggie Jones (ReportHers)
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