MMA: #ELECTIONS2016 MEDIA COVERAGE “ENTRENCHES DOMINANCE OF PATRIARCHY” IN SA

Posted: 9 August 2016 | News - MMA in the Media | Categories:

A look at elections coverage cross 47 of South Africa’s biggest news media sources shows that men were quoted almost two times more than women over a period of two months. This is according to an analysis by civil society group, Media Monitoring Africa (MMA), which has been analysing elections media coverage since 1994.  

Lungelo Shezi,  'MMA: #Elections2016 media coverage “entrenches dominance of patriarchy” in SA,Women.htxtafrica, 09 August 2016