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Black Women Journalists, Politicians Receive Abusive Tweets More Often Than White Women: Study

An Amnesty International study calls Twitter a toxic place for women, especially Black women.

A new study of millions of tweets received by 778 journalists and politicians from the U.K. and U.S. in 2017 found that rampant abuse toward women occurs on Twitter. At least 1.1 million abusive tweets were sent to the women in the study throughout the year. Women are sent abusive content on Twitter every 30 seconds on average.

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Trump Shushes Female Reporter

President Trump continues his disregard for women's voices, a developing pattern among Republicans.


President Donald Trump brought his disregard for women right back to the forefront with two simple words to a female reporter on Monday: "Be quiet."

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WSJ Staff Criticizes Lack of Diversity in its Newsroom

The letter brings attention to a national problem in newsrooms, which across the board are largely controlled by white males.

Staff members at The Wall Street Journal have written a letter to their management team regarding the publication's astounding lack of diversity, Business Insider reported on Tuesday.

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