Online attacks aimed at delegitimizing, depersonalizing, and ultimately dissuading women and people of color from being politically active are common occurrences, often perpetrated by trolls and bots with total impunity.

The media must play a role in ensuring that women and people of color running for or holding office are represented fairly.

This guide will help journalists and platforms identify and avoid unintentional sexist and racist bias or disinformation when interviewing, writing about, or moderating content about women and people of color running for or holding political office.

Read and download the guide from UltraViolet here.

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