Women in journalism

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Female journalist told skirt too short when reporting on Alabama execution
One journalist reporting on the lethal injection was told her skirt was too short and another said she had a full-body inspection

Ed Pilkington in New York

01, Aug, 2022 @1:47 PM

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Female sports reporters rail against sexism at Scottish newspapers
Exclusive: campaign to tackle inequality launched after uproar over misogynist jokes at industry awards

Severin Carrell Scotland editor

10, May, 2022 @11:59 AM

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Scottish football writers’ body sorry as ‘next-level’ sexist jokes prompt walk-out
The co-chair of Women In Journalism Scotland, Gabriella Bennett, said she was ‘sickened’ by an after-dinner speaker’s material, which prompted attendees including broadcaster Eilidh Barbour to walk out

Suzanne Wrack

09, May, 2022 @11:58 AM

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All-female newsroom launched in Somalia to widen media’s scope
The pioneering Bilan project, funded by UN, will report on gender-based violence, women in politics and female entrepreneurs

Isabel Choat

11, Apr, 2022 @6:00 AM

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We are risking our lives to expose Russia’s atrocities. The world must do more than just watch | Katerina Sergatskova
One Ukraine journalist tells why she and her colleagues across the country are determined to bear witness to unfolding horrors

Katerina Sergatskova

08, Apr, 2022 @5:30 AM

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Sinéad Gleeson and Kim Gordon in conversation: ‘The best music books are about grief, politics, family, loss’
The Irish author and the former Sonic Youth bassist have co-edited an eclectic collection of women’s writing about music that includes Anne Enright and Rachel Kushner

Jude Rogers

27, Mar, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Whistleblowers call out Channel 4 News over ‘gagging orders’
Campaign mounts against non-disclosure agreements to ‘silence’ female staff at the UK public-service broadcaster

Mark Townsend

26, Feb, 2022 @2:25 PM

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‘She stood in silence, remembering’: photographing Gaza under airstrikes
Fatima Shbair’s photo of a girl in her ruined home is an indelible image of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict’s resurgence in May

Sarah Johnson

29, Dec, 2021 @3:00 PM

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‘War reporting was easier’: Maria Ressa’s journey to Nobel prize winner
Since launching the news site Rappler, the Philippine journalist has faced abuse from Rodrigo Duterte’s supporters

Rebecca Ratcliffe south-east Asia correspondent and Jon Henley

08, Oct, 2021 @4:28 PM

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The Guardian view on online abuse of female journalists: a problem for all | Editorial
Editorial: The UN’s warning about a tide of misogynistic hate needs urgent attention

Editorial

09, May, 2021 @5:25 PM

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Tracing our past: six timelines that tell the story of the Guardian
Track how the Guardian goes from a regional weekly to a global media organisation, as the world it is reporting on transforms immeasurably too

Duarte Carrilho da Graça Mark Rice-OxleyStephen MossRichard NelssonPhilippa Mole

05, May, 2021 @1:00 PM

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UN catalogues ‘chilling tide of abuse’ against female journalists
Misogyny, bigotry and threats ‘cut public trust in critical media’, warns report after major investigation

Emma Graham-Harrison

02, May, 2021 @8:30 AM

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