Showing items tagged with 'sexism'
10 November 2017: NUJ statement on sexual harassment at Westminster and the wider media industry
24 April 2017: Women journalists shared their working life experiences and the results of an NUJ survey on how women percieved the industry were revealed.
20 April 2017: The survey found the most common forms of discrimination women face relate to promotion and career advancement opportunities.
18 July 2016: To suggest that a journalist is incapable of reporting on a terrorist outrage because of the colour of her skin, her religion or the clothes that she wears says all you need to know about the contemptible views of Kelvin MacKenzie.
14 July 2016: The campaign that stands against violent threats, misogyny and hate-based abuse online.
23 November 2015: The IFJ gender council marks the UN day of action and campaign to eliminate violence against women.
5 May 2015: A survey into the extent of online abuse against journalists has revealed cases where reporters have feared for their own personal safety as a result of cyberbullying.
30 September 2014: Reports of sexual harassment, examples of "everyday sexism" and career progression stymied after having children were cited in a survey of NUJ members.
18 June 2014: Harassment, discrimination and sexist behaviour are still part of the toxic environment women experience, the conference of the Association of British Science Writers heard.
11 April 2014: Conference voted to campaign for a media and union that was representative of the population.