How Media Undermine Women

A few days before Roadmap: 2030, I moderated an online discussion at ivillage.ca during the premier screening of the documentary Miss Representation. If you haven’t heard of this film, you clearly spend less time on Facebook than I do. Never fear: here is the site and trailer.

I’ve got all sorts of things to say about this film, but Roadmap: 2030 post-event duties call. I promise to get back to this. In the meantime, read this fabulous blog post about media coverage, which contrasts how men are described (hint: by their actions and achievements) and how women are described (hint: by their appearance). Read it here.

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