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Violence Against Women_Exanding the Coverage

mgarcias Icon Posted by michelle garcia

June 22nd, 2010

The game just ended. Uruguay vs Mexico, the score 1-0. For women, there are other terrifying numbers, one in four South Africa men admitted to having raped a woman. How about 40,000? That was the estimated number of prostitutes expected to travel to South Africa for the month-long global sportsfest.
I might not […]

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Will Media Report FL Shooting As Gender-Based Hate Crime?

jpozners Icon Posted by Jennifer L Pozner

June 8th, 2010

It happened again. Another violent guy shot and killed his wife — and went on to gun down six other women unfortunate enough to be in his path before committing suicide. Four women are now dead; three others are in critical condition. And some media outlets (such as the AP story on Yahoo! News, “5 […]

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Livetweeting “The Bachelorette”: Join in on Twitter.

jpozners Icon Posted by Jennifer L Pozner

June 7th, 2010

Quick hit: now that I’m done writing Reality Bites Back: The Troubling Truth About Guilty Pleasure TV (available for pre-order now), I’ve been turning my critical analysis of reality TV into an interactive sport. So, if you’re interested in critical gender, race and class analysis of reality television, follow and join me as I livetweet […]

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Media and Communications Jobs Roundup

jpozners Icon Posted by Jennifer L Pozner

June 3rd, 2010

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