Something to think about

10 Dec

Something to think about

In this article Michelle Burns address the issue of sexism in politics. She specifically talks about Boston’s newspaper not acknowledging female candidates. She argues that its not so much a bad thing because it causes so much commotion that the candidates get more attention. Burns says that although the people in charge get no repercussions from participating in sexist act, the publicity that the women get can help boost their campaign.

One Response to “Something to think about”

  1. cassiedebolt December 10, 2012 at 3:57 am #

    I definitely agree that with so many people watching the media there is definitely a boost if they get publicity. In this case, I can’t say it’s bad publicity on the candidate but on the papers that are failing to report them.

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