#AskHerMore at the Emmys Sparks A Global Dialogue

At the 66th Emmy Awards, The Representation Project encouraged red carpet reporters to go beyond appearance and ask about the achievements of women in Hollywood with the hashtag #AskHerMore - igniting an international conversation around gender equality.

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  1. Reporters often trivialize the accomplishments of women in media, supporting a culture that devalues women. But this year viewers were tired of this toxic status quo:
  2. When the red carpet began, The Representation Project along with thousands of participants took to Twitter to voice their concern over the substance of questions:
  3. Together, we also tweeted suggested questions to reporters:
  4. With over six million engaged by the #AskHerMore campaign, we made our voices heard. Together, we spoke out against a media culture that devalues women and their contributions, in order to break down harmful gender stereotypes and create positive systemic change.

    Learn more about the Emmy Award show campaign, the red carpet coverage, and the reporters we tweeted at here
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