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.
An article in The Nation related to online feminism sparked a lot of discussion this week. Here is a link to the original piece as well as some of the responses. For additional responses, be sure to check out the hashtags
#IStandWithKarnythia & #femfuture on Twitter.
–Feminism’s Toxic Twitter Wars (The Nation)
–Interlopers on Social Media: Feminism, Women of Color and Oppression (Prison Culture)
–Is “Toxic” Online Culture Paralyzing Feminism? (XX Factor)
General Reading List
–REPORT: Gender Diversity On The 2013 Sunday Morning Political Talk Shows (Media Matters for America)
–Gender Inertia in Hollywood (Women’s Media Center)
–Meet Foreign Policy Interrupted (Council on Foreign Policy)
–Female Journalists: “Leave My Body Out Of It” (The Op-Ed Project’s Byline Blog)
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