Infographic: Nearly Three-Quarters of Newspapers' Presidential Coverage Is Written by Men

A new infographic from the Women's Media Center -- released, appropriately, at the height of the 2012 election media fenzy -- looks at the gender gap with regard to newspaper presidential coverage. If you follow the WMC's work, or are just prone to read the news with a critical eye, you will probably be unsurprised to hear that nearly three-quarters of this year's campaign coverage in the major daily publications has been written by men.

Check out the whole thing right here, and feel your blood boil (click here for a larger version):


AlterNet / By Lauren Kelley

Posted at August 30, 2012, 7:29am

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