News media shows negative image of children or just ignores them, research shows

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24 November, HEALTH-E NEWS, Marcia Zali

In a report titled Children, Media and Law, MMA analysed print and online media, scraping articles for keywords. The organisation used an online tool called Dexter, which scanned the news for words like learner, pupil, child, mother, minor, baby, toddler, infant and teenager.

Dexter analysed a total of 12, 693 stories from May to September 2020, and found that of those, 1, 710 were about children.

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