The Conversationalist is a feminist publication powered by community. We are focused on expanding the horizon of what’s possible, from the personal to the political.
What is a “feminist lens”?
We believe, and the data shows, that women bring significant added value with their style of reporting, because they tend to prioritize the impact of policies on the vulnerable.
What is valuable about a feminist perspective?
Women who work in journalism tend to notice people who are vulnerable, disenfranchised, or less powerful because they know how it feels to be marginalized. Studies show that very often when women take over leadership of a news organization, stories that had received little attention are given more prominence.
What is solutions oriented journalism?
Solutions oriented journalism analyzes the issues underlying a problem or an issue by looking at its causes and suggesting a solution