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How Women Are Portrayed in Media: Do You See Progress?

Caroline Turner | Posted 03.01.2017 | Women
Caroline Turner

My observation is that there has been a slight but positive shift in how women are portrayed in media. I see powerful women anchors on respected television news shows and some of the morning network news programs.

How Facebook Censored Our Sheroes

Lisa Levart | Posted 09.23.2013 | Impact
Lisa Levart

Note: This post contains nudity. Until June 12, Facebook classified nude photographs of women who had undergone mastectomies as pornographic. This st...

Muffin Tops and a Movie Screening: Miss Representation

Wendy Widom | Posted 06.17.2013 | Women
Wendy Widom

I am more than a 39-year-old woman who is grossly underrepresented or pathetically caricatured in movies, magazines and on television. Someday, I will finally do something to help change an industry that objectifies women just to make a buck.

'Miss Representation': When will Women Wise up and Rise Up?

Darryle Pollack | Posted 12.17.2011 | Women
Darryle Pollack

The women of yesterday freed themselves from girdles and burned their bras, only to see today's women stuffed in Spanx and sporting silicone.