'Minors' in the media: When language reproduces symbolic violence

Posted Avatar Paula Nishizima , journalist and media educator at Parafuso Educomunicacao

Avatar journalist and media educator at Parafuso Educomunicacao
Paula Nishizima
Member since August 6, 2017
  • 1 Post
  • Age 24

Yes, communicating is a human right. Still, one that should not be overrated to the detriment of all others. This explains why web pages which instigate violence against the LGBTQ community, women and other marginalized social groups are prone to being reported to authorities and shut down. Are they making use of their right to communicate? Basically, yes, but their messages rely on encouraging hatred and violence, and therefore contribute to violations of other kind to other people's rights.How...


  • Paula Nishizima


    Member since August 6, 2017


    Age 24 • 1 Post


    Parafuso Educomunicacao, Brazil