The Gender Report provides a regular round-up of links to online articles that may be of interest to our readers. The links below are to recent noteworthy articles on topics related to women in journalism, media and technology, as well as articles related to the intersections of gender, race, class, nationality, ability, and sexual orientation and the media. Articles included in this feature do not necessarily reflect the views of The Gender Report or its writers. View past round-ups here.
–8 Trailblazing Women Journalists You Have Probably Never Heard Of (BuzzFeed – IWMF)
–Women News Managers Reflect on Leadership Styles in a Changing Industry (American Journalism Review)
–Op-Ed: All the News Fit for White Men: Why Journalism is Failing America (The Feminist Wire)
–ASNE releases 2014 newsroom census results: Minoritites in newsrooms increase; 63 percent of newspapers have at least one woman among top-three editors (American Society of News Editors) Women were 37.2% of journalists overall
–Iran is world’s leading jailer of female journalists and netizens (Reporters without Borders)
–Truthdig Gives Women in War Zones a Global Voice (The Freelancer)
–For women on the Internet, it doesn’t get better (Daily Dot)
–Twitter Admits It Hires Too Many White And Asian Men (HuffPost Tech)
–Women, minorities make newsroom gains: Numbers approach record levels (Radio Television Digital News Association)
–Pushing for parity: Women not always allowed to participate (Radio Television Digital News Association)
–What does diversity look like? On TV this fall, we will find out (Washington Post)
–Jill Abramson: “I’m Not Ashamed of Getting Fired” (Cosmopolitan)
–(Video) Kara Swisher On The Next Internet (BlogHer)
–Julia Turner Is Named Editor in Chief of Slate (New York Times)
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