“State of Women in Media: We May Never Run the Press” (Bitch Magazine)

February 27, 2014

“…VIDA and other organizations also report that those mountains have not moved very much. Things are perpetually dire for women who cover sports—just two women were on a “Heavy Hundred” list from Talkersmagazine among 183 sports talk radio hosts. This is in spite of the fact that women are 45 percent of NFL fans and 33 percent of the NFL’s TV audience. Jennifer Weiner was the most notable writer to recently draw attention to the way women’s writing is ignored in places like the New York Times Book Review, though that disparity has changed since a woman took the helm as editor.”

Read more of this article Joshunda Sanders for Bitch Magazine here.


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