Women in the media

There is a great stigma in the media against women. The depiction of women in advertisements creates pressure and stress about their appearance that inevitably leads to women feeling insecure about their outward appearance. Millenials and teenagers are now watching programs like The Bad Girls Club or Keeping Up with the Kardashians which often create a standard of beauty and “acceptable” behavior that may lead to confusion and feelings of inadequacy due to the standards set on screen. Join Brooklyn Savvy and Host and Founder, Laura Flanders of Grit TV as they discuss the pros and cons of media verses advertisement and how independent outlets can become a freedom for that depiction of women.


Author: Tiy Hampton

20 something year old New Yorker, that will make a difference. Open minded, talkative, only child. Shopping, traveling and food are my favorite. God first. I do radio, I model, I write, I report on events and conduct interviews. I believe you must do what you love in order to truly live. #ForTheLove

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