Geena Davis Lobbies for �Healthy Media For Youth Act�

Posted Tuesday 26 Jul 2011

Actress Geena Davis is speaking out about how women and girls are unfairly portrayed in the media and is getting behind a bill called the "Healthy Media for Youth Act" in the US. The Act would offer grants to non-profits to educate young people about the media, fund research into how media portrayals of women affect girls, and create a taskforce with the mission of developing voluntary industry guidelines. Read the full article here.