Media

Getting Out of Bed

How to Get Out of Bed After You've Been Laid Off

Darcie Wilder on figuring out how to structure her days after losing a job in media.
Darcie Wilder
1.28.19
journalism

Men Are Dominating the Media's Narrative Around #MeToo

The Women's Media Center found that during a 15-month period, 53 percent of sexual assault story bylines came from men.
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
10.9.18
My First Time

Working as a Sex Journalist Taught Me When to Say No

Writer and broadcaster Alix Fox thought that she had to be down for whatever to be good at her job—until she learned how to make her sexual boundaries clear.
Alix Fox
9.13.18
Film

The Woman Who Filmed How The New York Times Reports on Trump

Liz Garbus's new docuseries, "The Fourth Estate," gets to the heart of how free press is essential to democracy—and Donald Trump's attempts to undermine that.
Broadly Staff
5.23.18
The Scarlet Letter Reports

Six Years After Being Cast as a 'Lying Slut' for Reporting a Rape, Daisy Coleman Speaks Out

Daisy Coleman sits down with host Amanda Knox to discuss how she was villainized by the media and her community when she was 14, and how she is helping other survivors today.
Amanda Knox
5.16.18
The Scarlet Letter Reports

The Media Cast Me as a Sex-Crazed She-Devil—An Identity I Still Can't Escape

In this episode of The Scarlet Letter Reports, Amanda Knox shares her story of being vilified and shamed by the media, which began when she was arrested for murder 10 years ago.
Amanda Knox
5.2.18
politics

Activist Munroe Bergdorf Hounded Out of LGBT Advisor Role By Right-Wing Media

The former L'Oreal model was appointed just one week ago by the Labour Party to advise on LGBTQ issues in the UK.
Sirin Kale
3.6.18
Film

Why Seeing Yourself Represented on Screen Is So Important

"Black Panther" has been hailed as a model success story for depicting diversity on screen. According to past research, the representation of minority groups in mass media has a powerful educational impact on audiences.
Kimberly Lawson
2.20.18
Essays

What Happened When I Tried Meditation to Get Trump Out of My Head

When keeping up with the latest, horrible news became overwhelming, I went on a ten-day silent meditation retreat to see what would happen when I was left alone with my own thoughts.
Kelly Schirmann
5.3.17
immigration

​Undocumented Mother of Four Living in Church Basement Named to Time 100 List

An expert on immigrant justice explains how such a high-profile platform shines a light on the fear many immigrant families live with today.
Kimberly Lawson
4.20.17
irony

No Really, Bill O'Reilly Wrote About the Importance of Consent in His New Book

The Fox News host has reportedly settled with five different women on allegations of sexual harassment and other inappropriate behavior.
Kimberly Lawson
4.7.17
sexual harassment

Fox News Host Says Roger Ailes Offered Her a Promotion for a Sexual Relationship

Julie Roginsky filed a lawsuit earlier today that alleges the Fox News founder sexually harassed her in 2015.
Gabby Bess
4.3.17
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