missing white woman syndrome

HBO’s new documentary series reveals media negligence in finding the ‘blacks and disappeared’

Photo: Vadym Pastukh (Shutterstock) At the Unity: Journalists of Color Conference in 2004, deceased Gwen Ifill invented the concept of “missing white woman’s syndrome”.” While attending the conference’s Media Coverage of National Security ‘panel, Ifill commented “If there’s a missing white woman, you’ll cover it … Read More