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About Danielle K. Kilgo

John and Elizabeth Bates Cowles Professor of Journalism, Diversity, and Equality, University of Minnesota
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Riot or resistance? How media frames unrest in Minneapolis will shape public’s view of protest
4 months ago

Riot or resistance? How media frames unrest in Minneapolis will shape public’s view of protest

Narratives about the Women’s March and anti-Trump protests gave voice to protesters and significantly explored their grievances. Protests about anti-Black racism and Indigenous people’s rights received the least legitimizing coverage, with them more often seen as threatening and violent