Journalism and Mass Communications

Publication type: Journals

Through semi-structured interviews with four women news journalists, this study explores how women journalists cover Black maternal mortality. Discussions include the role of advocacy in journalism as well as the struggle of covering the complex, long-standing systemic issue of maternal mortality associated with race in American society. Five themes consider the inclusion of race in […]

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Publication type: Journals

This study explored how automobile companies in Saudi Arabia used Twitter to market to women after the government lifted the ban on women driving. The study examined these 184 tweets and the 92 advertisements embedded in them using both quantitative and qualitative methodology. The results suggest that auto companies were supportive of women and presented […]

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Publication type: Journals

Publication type: Journals

Awareness is believed to be the longest-running locally-produced African American public affairs show in the country. Through oral history interviews and archival documents, this article examines how African American public affairs shows, like Awareness, played an integral role in the Civil Rights Movement by presenting a counter-narrative to what was seen on the mainstream news. […]

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