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Monthly Archives: May 2013

More pay, more power needed in WA – By Dr Bonita Mason

Folker Hanusch’s article in The Conversation, titled “Women overtake men in the media, but not in pay or power” shows us there is still much to be done to achieve wage and seniority parity for women in Australian newsrooms. The University of the Sunshine Coast study, conducted by Folker Hanusch and others, provides a snapshot […]

Women overtake men in the media, but not in pay or power

According to an article published this week by The Conversation, women now outnumber men in the Australian media, but they are typically younger, earn less and have less powerful positions than male colleagues. A new national survey shows women now make up 55.5% of Australian journalists, a significant increase from 20 years ago, when they […]