Saturday, February 22, 2020
Inside The Toxic Media Culture Of A Casteist-Islamophobic Local Daily

Inside The Toxic Media Culture Of A Casteist And Islamophobic Local Daily

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I was curious about the framework of this media house where the reporters were limited to the served 'truth' they were being fed by social media.
The Media Needs To Stop Sympathising With Rapists | #GBVinMedia

The Media Needs To Stop Sympathising With Rapists | #GBVinMedia

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In its reportage of gender-based violence, the media often contributes to a rape culture where perpetrators get away with impunity.
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The Media Needs To Use Better Images When It Reports Rape | #GBVinMedia

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With so many options available, it is about time that the media step out of the sensationalist and medieval images that it uses in its rape reportage.
Prime Time Religion: Indian Media And Debates In 2019

Prime Time Religion: Indian Media And Debates In 2019

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To say the least, Indian media has failed on the very soul of it. To be ‘the voice of public and not only present truth to public but also speak truth to power’ is what the heart and soul of such journalism.
Bindumadhav Khire

Interview With Bindumadhav Khire On Media’s Coverage Of LGBTQ+ Issues | #GBVInMedia

Pune-based queer activist Bindumadhav Khire talks about the media reportage of sexual violence in the LGBTQ+ community.
The Bhaya (Fear) That Makes Her Nirbhaya

The ‘Bhaya (Fear)’ That Makes Her Nirbhaya

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India has many known and unknown women who have succumbed to bhaya and the birth of every Nirbhaya makes bhaya stronger and mightier.
How Do Newspapers Report Rape Cases In India? | #GBVinMedia

How Do Newspapers Report Rape Cases In India? | #GBVinMedia

Every day, there occurs an undetermined number of incidents of rape and sexual violence across India. But only a small proportion of these are reported to the police, and of these, not every incident makes it into the newspapers.
How Could The Media Have Done Better In Covering The Hyderabad Rape-Murder? | #GBVinMedia

How Could The Media Have Done Better In Covering The Hyderabad Rape-Murder? | #GBVinMedia

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The sensationalism that this case has garnered, which has been fuelled by the media, does not push for this self-critical public conversation that our country needs.
minimise trauma of sexual violence

How Does The Media Minimise The Trauma Of Sexual Violence? | #GBVinMedia

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The media often refuses to term gender-based violence what it is. By using allusions and euphemisms rather than its correct terminology, it runs the risk of reducing the gravity of the crime, and negating survivors’ experiences of the trauma it can cause.
Interview Surviors of GBV

How To Sensitively Interview Survivors Of Sexual Violence | #GBVinMedia

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When the media professionals interview survivors of gender-based violence, they must keep in mind that they are asking survivors or their families to recount an extremely traumatic experience.

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Power Of Misogynist Intellectuals: Jordan Peterson & His Indian Allies

Power Of Misogynist Intellectuals: Jordan Peterson & His Indian Allies

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The Canadian psychologist, Jordan Peterson kicked up a storm with his seemingly compelling arguments against feminism, political correctness, and more.
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Dear Media, Use These New Stock Images To Depict Rape Instead! | #GBVinMedia

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FII ran a crowdsourced art campaign to create new stock images for the media to use when covering incidents of gender-based violence.
Why Is Marriage An Ultimatum For Women?

Why Is Marriage An Ultimatum For Women?

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A man at a higher position, who has rejected the idea of marriage is looked at like a saint whereas an unmarried woman with the same status would always be the topic of gossip.