The former Demand “content creator” says the articles she wrote — selected from an algorithmically generated list — included “How to Wear a Sweater Vest” and “How to Massage a Dog That Is Emotionally Stressed.” She tells Corbin Hiar: “I was like, ‘I hope to God people don’t read my advice on how to make gin at home because they’ll probably poison themselves.'” || Read earlier stories about Demand Media.
To not dismantle the norm of gendered language in reporting on topics like paid family leave is to work to perpetuate and safeguard discrimination.
‘We are ferociously defending the traditional approach to journalism … that it’s possible to hold the middle ground and be objective and nonpartisan.’
The Poynter Institute’s MediaWise, Noticias Telemundo and Google News Initiative join forces to help Spanish speakers separate fact from fiction online
MediaWise en Español will teach Spanish speakers over 50 how to spot misinformation online with news ambassadors José Díaz-Balart and Julio Vaqueiro.
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