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Latest figures on male domination of print media

“Sexist stereotypes, humiliating photographs of women and male bylines dominate the front pages of British┬ánewspapers, according to research carried out by the industry body Women in Journalism (WiJ).

Male journalists wrote 78% of all front-page articles and men accounted for 84% of those mentioned or quoted in lead pieces, according to analysis of nine┬ánational newspapers, Monday to Saturday, over the course of four weeks.”

Read the full article by Amelia Hill here:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2012/oct/14/sexist-stereotypes-front-pages-newspapers/

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