Feminism According to Stock Photos (The Cut)
Sources: iStock; Shutterstock
Search terms: career woman, feminism, girl power
New York City officials and experts in adolescent health said it was the first campaign aimed at female body image that they knew of to be carried out by a major city.
A Hillary Clinton aide, speaking anonymously about her 2016 presidential prospects, in the new cover of New York Magazine
Still: this is bigger than a sourcing problem. This is a byline problem, a Style section problem, a language problem, a trend story problem, a lazy journalism problem, an oversimplification problem. Also: I fundamentally reject the notion that women are less likely to want to be quoted.
There are free online databases to check for plagiarism. Maybe what we need is a free online database to check for dumbass, avoidable gender bias.
In an analysis of 352 front-page stories from the January and February of this year, a study found that the New York Times quoted more than three times as many male as female sources. Read more at Poynter
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The number of Americans who still believe journalists contribute “a lot” to society, according to a new Pew study. Ouch.
Sisterhood of the Traveling Pink Sneakers (NY Mag)
Or: How Wendy Davis’s “rouge-red” Mizunos became an insta-badge of feminism.
Image from benjameme
Stand With Wendy, 2013, 2013
Oil on vellum
Fuck Yeah Pink Sneaks.
See ya, DOMA. And it’s the perfect time to bring back my favorite 90s Newsweek cover.
Photo credit: Dalia Mortada
Cleaning up the destroyed buses in Taksim
Tiffany: “If I weren’t afraid, I would ask more questions and speak up.”
Modification of the last infographic. Congressladies + men = still a ways to go.
Source: Office of the Clerk
This is the most beautiful infographic I’ve ever seen. Paging I Love Charts!