Friday, April 2, 2010
Where Are the Female Voices on NPR?
We often fall into the trap of thinking that more liberal media, more progressive media, including many public broadcasting outlets, have a better record presenting women as authoritative sources than they actually have. National Public Radio Ombudsman Alicia Shepard blogged today about her research on NPR's performance in this regard and found it very much wanting. Read her post at www.npr.org/ombudsman/2010/04/where_are_the_women.html?sc=nl&cc=omb--20100402.