Women in the Media
Advertising and Violence
In today's society, women in the media are displayed negatively through all sorts of advertising. Dehumanizing, treating women with disrespect and no power has become the norm. Treating women this way makes violence against them inevitable. It is disgusting and unacceptable. The Media has a negative effect on today's society. It is definitely to blame for this negative view on women.
- Women in the media are constantly turned into objects. The media portrays them as things, not people
- This affects women's self-esteem
- Turning a human being into a thing is almost always the first step into justifying violence against them
- Women's bodies continue to be dismembered over and over again.
- When one part of the body is focused upon used to sell
- Dehumanizes making violence against women inevitable
All Leads to Violence Against Women