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Johanna Wild
Johanna Wild Wafana, Germany
A caricature that downplays stalking was awarded the 2018 Golden Tampon for the most sexist Swiss media reporting of the year.
Olena Churanova
Olena Churanova NewsMavens, Europe
Wall Street bankers created a “phenomenal list of advice” to avoid sexual harassment lawsuits, say some Russian and Ukrainian media. But the “list” is not what they say it is.
Tijana Cvjeticanin
Tijana Cvjeticanin Istinomjer, Bosnia and Herzegovina
A few weeks ago, online tabloids in Serbia were filled with headlines about the “shocking announcement” of a local singer’s “sex change”.
Editorial Team
Editorial Team NewsMavens, Europe
Misogynistic statements falsely attributed to Keanu Reeves have been published in many different languages and have traversed the web for over two years.
Agnieszka Jucewicz
Agnieszka Jucewicz Wysokie Obcasy, Global
In today's world, love is a bit of a dream, a bit of a product and a bit of a curse -- an interview with a Polish psychologist
Lidija Pisker
Lidija Pisker NewsMavens, Balkans
A 37-year-old Bosnian man murdered his three children and then committed suicide. While searching for his motives for such a crime, some media pointed their fingers at his wife.
Johanna Wild
Johanna Wild Wafana, Germany
Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, the newly elected chairwoman of the Christian Democrat Union (CDU), is repeatedly referred to as “Merkel’s girl” in German media articles.
Sara Saidi
Sara Saidi NewsMavens, France
Murder is murder. If the victim and the killer were married, it’s not any less of a violent act. Yet, media reports still continue to look for “reasons” and justifications for these crimes.
Olena Churanova
Olena Churanova NewsMavens, Europe
Mashing together the results of two separate studies, several papers claimed that women with an index finger longer than their ring finger are “cheaters”.
Tijana Cvjeticanin
Tijana Cvjeticanin Istinomjer, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Turning to the internet for health advice during pregnancy can be exhausting and needlessly frightening.
Tijana Cvjeticanin
Tijana Cvjeticanin Istinomjer, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Tabloids love to unleash their fury on famous women for their "wardrobe malfunctions". Even when they don't happen.
Tijana Cvjeticanin
Tijana Cvjeticanin Istinomjer, Bosnia and Herzegovina
America's “culture war” is apparently being closely followed by right-leaning media outlets in several Balkan countries, who replicate the US-style bashing of LGBT+ people.
Tijana Cvjeticanin
Tijana Cvjeticanin Istinomjer, Bosnia and Herzegovina
When Sweden introduced tougher legislation on prosecution and sentencing of rape, some media in the Balkans reacted by spreading false news about it.
Tijana Cvjeticanin
Tijana Cvjeticanin Istinomjer, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Among many absurd tactics of campaigners against the Istanbul Convention, one manages to stand out. It’s a series of claims that the document designed to combat violence against women is - bad for children.
Tijana Cvjeticanin
Tijana Cvjeticanin Istinomjer, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Among many absurd tactics of campaigners against the Istanbul Convention, one manages to stand out. It’s a series of claims that the document designed to combat violence against women is -- bad for children.
Daiva Repeckaite
Daiva Repeckaite NewsMavens, Lithuania
Scientific research from a US university took on a very different meaning once it was reinterpreted by a leading Lithuanian news outlet.
Agnieszka Jucewicz
Agnieszka Jucewicz Wysokie Obcasy, Global
Denying our discontent can cause obsessive thinking, chewing over situations that remind us of our unsatisfied demands and lead to chronic stress.
Lidija Pisker
Lidija Pisker NewsMavens, Balkans
If you are a young girl who has just won a beauty pageant, marrying a rich man is your next step. At least this is what the Nova TV network implied during last week’s interview with the winner of the Miss Bulgaria 2018 beauty contest.
Tijana Cvjeticanin
Tijana Cvjeticanin Istinomjer, Bosnia and Herzegovina
When tabloids and lifestyle sections talk about scientific research, proceed with caution.
Virginity, some news websites would have you believe, is a near-mystical trait which manifests itself in women’s noses, cheeks, earlobes, and foreheads and even in the way they walk.
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