Women in the Media

Advertising and Violence

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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.

Negative Advertising

All Leads to Violence Against Women



  • 1 in 4 women will be raped in her lifetime
  • 66-80% of victims know their offender
  • Every month, 3-6 women in Ontario, Canada are murdered by their current or former male partner
  • A woman is raped somewhere in America every 2 minutes