#Media

  • Article: This Blogger Is Going to Jail for 7 Years for Reporting on a Toxic Spill
    Citizenship

    This Blogger Is Going to Jail for 7 Years for Reporting on a Toxic Spill

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 28, 2017

    At least 105 peaceful protesters have been given lengthy prison sentences in Vietnam. Read more

  • Article: Meet DC’s Newest Superhero: A Muslim Woman Computer Hacktivist
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    Meet DC’s Newest Superhero: A Muslim Woman Computer Hacktivist

    By Phineas Rueckert|Aug. 7, 2017

    The superhero is also a super-hacker. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Politician Gets Asked Sexist Question Again. This Time She Shuts it Down.
    Girls & Women

    New Zealand Politician Gets Asked Sexist Question Again. This Time She Shuts it Down.

    By Avery Friedman|Aug. 2, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Her interviewer admits he “never asked a male political leader in 20 years” about their family plans Read more

  • Article: Amid Turmoil at the White House, Press Group Says Trump’s Administration Is Bad for Democracy
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    Amid Turmoil at the White House, Press Group Says Trump’s Administration Is Bad for Democracy

    By Colleen Curry|July 21, 2017

    The press holds government accountable, a key UN goal for societies. Read more

  • Article: This Company in India Is Offering Paid Menstrual Leave, and Its Employees Are Loving It
    Girls & Women

    This Company in India Is Offering Paid Menstrual Leave, and Its Employees Are Loving It

    By Tess Sohngen|July 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The media company is one of the first in India to adopt the policy. Read more

  • Article: Here's Why It's Hard For Women in South Sudan to Work in the Media
    Girls & Women

    Here's Why It's Hard For Women in South Sudan to Work in the Media

    June 29, 2017|News Deeply

    Getting a promotion once inside is near impossible, say media organizations in Sudan. Read more

  • Article: Who Knew, Eh? Study Says Sexism in the Media Puts Women Off Politics
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    Who Knew, Eh? Study Says Sexism in the Media Puts Women Off Politics

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 5, 2017

    This study won’t win any awards for surprises. But it tells so much truth. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Worst Countries to Be a Journalist Today
    Citizenship

    These Are the Worst Countries to Be a Journalist Today

    By Joe McCarthy|May 3, 2017

    “The rate at which democracies are approaching the tipping point is alarming.” Read more