Diversity is often lacking in the media (television, radio, newspapers, online news sources, social media). Women are shown less often. And if women are in the media, how are they positioned?
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Men are more likely to attend programs in the role of expert or spokesperson. Women come more often into the picture as 'ordinary citizens'. Men are also more often portrayed in a working environment and women more often in private environments.
And how often do transgenders appear in the media and in what role?