This week, only 17% of the op-eds printed in the New York Times and the Wall St. Journal were authored by women! The Washington Post published a slightly higher ratio, at 20% women. The online publications were, as usual, on average slightly higher than the print newspapers. The Daily Beast continues to print the greatest ratio of women, at 32% this week.
NYT WSJ WP SA HP DB
% W 17% 20% 17% 22% 24% 32%
% M 83% 80% 83% 78% 76% 68%
Among the college newspapers, the Columbia Spectator published the highest ratio of female authored op-ed’s, at 50%.
CU YD DP
%W 50% 36% 20%
%M 50% 64% 80%
Be sure to check in next week for another update!