Why women should vote in a single infographic

These numbers will shock you. Prepare to get angry

Considering that women only achieved the right to vote less than a century ago, it's hard to fathom not exercising it. And yet here we are in 2015, still fighting for visibility in not just politics, but the media outlets that discuss and influence them. This can't continue.

To get to the root of the problem, the feminist writer and academic Zoe Strimpel spent a week scrutinising the news for a special ELLE investigation. This infographic sums up her findings, along with additional shocking stats from the House of Lords report on women in broadcast news. Get angry and then go vote. 

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Infographic created by Marisa Woocher

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