Tag: Women in media

“What IS the LGBT Story?” Watershed, Bristol, 24 February 2010.

| February 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

Fairness, accuracy and media coverage of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues. Part of LGBT History Month 2010 in Bristol.

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PCC under attack in Bristol over Mail story

| February 25, 2010 | 0 Comments

THE Press Complaints Commission has promised to listen to the concerns of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people after facing a barrage of criticism at a Bristol meeting for failing to take action on stories which appear discriminatory.

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NUJ members vote to educate media on images of women

| November 24, 2009 | 0 Comments

THE widespread use of idealised images of women is linked to the shocking statistics on domestic violence, Bristol branch chair Christina Zaba told ADM 2009 in Southport.

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Investigating how gender bias continues in the media

| November 2, 2009 | 2 Comments

A trendy Gloucester road art gallery is filled with women flicking through stacks of old magazines. They’re scrutinising cleavages and comparing the merits of Nutz and Zoo in the name of feminist activism. The Representations of Women in the Media project (“Reps” to its friends”) will enter its third year in November. This grassroots volunteer project takes place in Bristol to investigate how women are misrepresented in the media and provides guidance to support more realistic representations.

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