Flo Carson - Social Anthropologist, studying International Development at Sciences Po, Paris. I am slightly obsessed by gender, politics, media, human rights and global health. I've worked in Asia, Africa and Europe and keen to explore more of the world we live in. Take a look at my Twitter & Tumblr for my most recent posts. tly
Sunday, 17 June 2012
Women do two thirds of the world’s work, receive 10% of the world’s income and own 1% of the means of production. 78% of newspaper articles are written by men, 72% of Question Time contributors are men and 84% of reporters and guests on Radio 4's Today show are men. There are only two female editors of national newspapers and we have a parliament that contains only 22% female MPs, 22% female peers and 22% female cabinet ministers. Where do we start?
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