Race and Gender in News Media



women are more likely to get mainstream media coverage as crime victims than any other role. As one one U.S based journalist explained, there is so little coverage of women outside of sensationalism that the media often disregarded women as leaders and are more likely to portray them as individuals rather than group victims instead of heroines, and sexual figures as oppsed to thinkers. (Racism, Sexism, and the Media pg 146)

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