|Rape in the Media
The manner in which the rape and sexual abuse of women is portrayed in the media has often appalled me. The links on this page will take you to press articles and essays. Please also see below for resources and books on rape in the media and fighting the bias.
Resources For Fighting Media Representations of Rape and Sexual Assault:
- Truth About Rape: A Women-only UK-based organization that fights judicial and media bias against sexual assault victims.
- Take back the News - Take Back The News confronts the misrepresentation and underrepresentation of sexual assault in mainstream media with the goal of improving both the quantity and quality of media coverage of sexual assault.
Books on Media Representations of Rape/ Sexual Assault, and Victims (Links go to Amazon UK):