Al Jazeera’s Wardrobe Malfunction

The Short version: Time: A few months ago. Action: Eight female journalists working for Al Jazeera network signed an official complaint against Deputy Editor Ayman Jaballah, stating that they have been harassed by his comments on their appearance. Reaction: The network ordered an investigation. Then: Time: Last month. Action: The network reported it was within its legal rights to dictate the appearance of its on-air presenters. Reaction: Five of the eight presenters quit in protest. The … [Read more...]