Students analyze primary sources to explore news coverage of women’s rights and how people have used media to bring attention to their causes. After, students research and report on a modern-day social movement that has gained attention through citizen journalism and social media.
High School, Middle School
Civics, English Language Arts, Social Studies
#MeToo, African American, Anita Hill, Barbara Jordan, citizen journalism, equal rights, equality, Essence Magazine, gender equality, Gloria Steinem, journalism, Marcia Ann Gillespie, Ms. Magazine, news coverage, social media, social movements, Tarana Burke, women's rights