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Our stories examine the ways that race, religion, class, dis/ability, age, gender and sexual identity issues intersect with major topics in the media, and aim to bring new perspectives to light.

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Women Journalists in South Asia Face Censorship, Hate and Fear Online

Women Journalists in South Asia Face Censorship, Hate and Fear Online

Facebook’s recent scandal and its failure to regulate hate content is telling of the impact it has to diversity online. Although, tech companies are to blame for unregulated hate, governments are to blame as well.

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Resources: Boundless hate on the  internet – Dramatic  situation acr...

Resources: Boundless hate on the internet – Dramatic situation acr...

A new representative survey commissioned by HateAid within the Landecker Digital JusticeMovement shows: Digital violence has reached massive proportions across …

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Resources: How close should we get? Media and conflict

Resources: How close should we get? Media and conflict

How close should we get? Media and Conflict is a DW Academie's latest publication. Edited by Antje Bauer the report looks at way media report on conflict globally.

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How Environmental journalism could impact the lives of minority women ...

How Environmental journalism could impact the lives of minority women ...

More voices reporting on the environment are needed as it is an issue that affects people globally and their stories need to be told.

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The Burden of Information Manipulation: Who Suffers the Consequences

The Burden of Information Manipulation: Who Suffers the Consequences

Reporting Diversity Network 2.0 urges media outlets to act in accordance with the Code of Ethics, to present “truthful, balanced, and verified information,” and calls for the self-regulation of online media and the self-restraint of public figures and private persons...

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Polish Online TV Channel Promotes Hate but YouTube Takes No Action

Polish Online TV Channel Promotes Hate but YouTube Takes No Action

The Wrealu24 channel promotes hatred against Jewish and Muslim individuals (as well as other minorities), as can clearly be seen through the comments left in response to their content, and thus YouTube must take appropriate action on the case. We...

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The Importance of Highlighting Black British Journalists

The Importance of Highlighting Black British Journalists

As October draws to a close, so does the British Black History Month. However, this should not mean that highlighting the achievements of Black communities including Black journalists should be done only during October.

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Bangladesh Sees Rise in Disinformation, Hate Speech and Violence Again...

Bangladesh Sees Rise in Disinformation, Hate Speech and Violence Again...

Social media in Bangladesh have been used to spread hatred, rumours, and incitement of violence against minority groups on flimsy grounds.

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The Role of Media in Popularising Far-right Commentator (and Likely Pr...

The Role of Media in Popularising Far-right Commentator (and Likely Pr...

Eric Zemmour, the French far-right agitator, known for his anti-immigration and anti-Muslim views, continues to appear regularly on television. A possible presidential candidate, Zemmour’s anti-immigration and anti-Muslim remarks are increasingly reaching mainstream audiences.  

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October Newsletter:  Celebrating Black History Month

October Newsletter: Celebrating Black History Month

Click here to read our full newsletter and here to subscribe! Celebrating Black History Month The contributions of people from …

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