media

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Then & Now: On Campus, in Media, and for Protection

Individualized responses to systemic issues will never solve the problem at its root.

  • 09/24/2021
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Who Frames the Narrative? (part 2)

As a scholar who researches media coverage of police and protests, I believe Toledo’s death exposes a blind spot in journalism: a tendency to go with the “police said” narrative without outwardly questioning if it is right.

  • 05/05/2021
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Riot or Resistance? (Part 1)

Danielle Kilgo is a researcher now based at the University of Minnesota focused on how media contributes to uneven power dynamics and diversity issues, including police brutality and social movements against violence and racism. This is the first of a two-part essay, published with her permission, that combines commentaries she published at The Conversation.

  • 04/28/2021
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Reporting Sexual Assault in a Way That Honors and Protects Survivors

I witnessed firsthand how reporting can undermine and further traumatize victims of sexual assault.

  • 02/11/2021
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Kate Nowlin: Stories With Dimension

“Over three million women have served in our post-9/11 wars, and I felt there was ample room to contribute a story about a female warrior.”

  • 09/01/2018

Where are the women coaches? Media coverage?

“Girls are watching. When they are playing sports and they see who is coaching and who is not, who is

  • 02/01/2017

Madeleine Baran: A Victory for Journalism

Interviewing skills, values help MPR reporter uncover church’s secrets

  • 07/02/2014

Girl talk

“The main thing that has not changed is the media. And I think it is worse. It is a backlash.”

  • 08/02/2011

2007 Changemaker: Lauretta Dawolo

The KFAI Youth News Initiative brought 10 girls of color into the studio to produce their own stories.

  • 12/02/2007

Talk radio

Janet Robert brought progressive talk radio to Minnesota

  • 06/02/2007

Women all day, all night

Behind the scenes at KFAI’s International Women’s Day broadcast

  • 03/02/2006

Conversations about faith

“Speaking of Faith” host Krista Tippett on women and the nature of faith in today’s political climate

  • 11/02/2005