Gender Inequalities in Sport Enforced by Media

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Heard On The Morning Show
United States’ Alex Morgan (13) shoots past Mexico’s Bianca Sierra (3) during the first half of an international friendly soccer match Thursday, April 5, 2018, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Forbes recently released its annual list at the world’s highest-paid athletes. No women made the list for the first time in 8 years. Our guest is an expert on women’s participation in sports and media influence, and says the lack of positive and exciting coverage is partly to blame. We discuss the inequalities between men and women in sports.

Episode Credits

  • Carrie Kaufman Host
  • Sarah Hopefl Producer
  • Michael Dieringer Technical Director