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Is that right? Internet things that make you go, "Hmmmm."
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Media portrayal of black teens in UK ... bad, bad, bad.

Media portrayal of black teens in UK ... bad, bad, bad. | Grade 8 Media | Scoop.it

The media just seems to think that every black kid is bad. We're portrayed so badly. All of the people who think that every black kid is bad, I tell you now – they're not. That's a fact. 

Is it a fact?

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Sex, lies and media: New wave of activists challenge notions of beauty Part 2 of 6

Sex, lies and media: New wave of activists challenge notions of beauty Part 2 of 6 | Grade 8 Media | Scoop.it
Part 2 of 6
Is this the marketing and sales pitch that works on us? Here's the fantasy: A woman lies across a couch, lips pouty and cleavage prominent as her sultry gaze implores you to buy this bottle of perfume.
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The Newsroom 3.0's curator insight, November 20, 2013 5:43 AM

Are we living in a sexualized society where the gap between fantasy and reality is vast and harmful? Is there sexism in today's society? The social media influences our gender norms and concern about the underrepresentation of  women

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Part 3 of 6 Facebook: The encyclopedia of beauty? - CNN

Part 3 of 6 Facebook: The encyclopedia of beauty? - CNN | Grade 8 Media | Scoop.it
Part 3 of 6 Facebook: The encyclopedia of beauty?
Really, Facebook tells us what beauty is?
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Beholding beauty: How it's been studied - Part 1 of 6 CNN.com

Beholding beauty: How it's been studied - Part 1 of 6 CNN.com | Grade 8 Media | Scoop.it
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Beauty. We know it when we see it, but what is it?
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Stereotypes of Youth

Stereotypes of Youth | Grade 8 Media | Scoop.it
Information for young people on what stereotyping is, how it occurs in news and the impact of negative youth stereotyping...
Do you have to read this?
Yes you do, hmmmm.
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Celebrities show off their natural beauty

Celebrities show off their natural beauty | Grade 8 Media | Scoop.it
Celebrities ... Made by make- up and now becoming beautiful without?
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I'm shocked! Beauty ads lie?

I'm shocked! Beauty ads lie? | Grade 8 Media | Scoop.it
In a brave and noble move, the United Kingdom's Advertising Standards Agency this week issued a ban on two makeup advertisements. What horrific ethics violations prompted such a decisive crackdown by the national regulatory body?
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