Infographic showing the wide gender gap in pay and occupational status for women journalists in Japan,

Three years ago this fall, stories about movie producer Harvey Weinstein’s predatory behavior set off a tsunami of revelations about how women have been abused in the workplace — including newsrooms.

How are the news media that reported on workplace inequities addressing their own? In this episode of Global Journalist, we talk to journalists from Japan, the Middle East and the U.S. about what has and has not been changed and what the future holds.

Joining the program
  • Chie Matsumoto
  • Zahra Hankir
  • Jill Geisler
  • Viktorya Vilk
  • Jim Van Nostrand
  • Nichelle Smith


  • Ziye Tang
  • Rebecca Zhang
  • Sijan McGinnis