Official Website of Award-winning Sports Journalist and Women's Advocate
WSCR-AM’s Julie DiCaro is still standing up to online bullies: ‘It feels good to let off a little steam’
Behind the Peabody-winning #MoreThanMean video and it's almost-scrapped launch (2017)
NEW YORK TIMES
Social Media, Where Sports Fans Congregate and Misogyny Runs Amok
Peabody-winning journalist Julie DiCaro is a recovering attorney, former sports talk radio host, and current sports writer and podcaster in Chicago. She is the author of such viral pieces as;
The Dangers of the Cool Girl Ideal, Threats, Vitriol, Hate: The Ugly Truth About Women in Sports Media, My Astoundingly Typical Rape, How NOT to Talk About The Patrick Kane Rape Allegations, and Why You Just Can’t Ignore the Trolls.
She has written for outlets such as the New York Times, Washington Post, Vice Sports, The Establishment, and Huffington Post. She’s currently a senior editor and writer at Deadspin, where she co-hosts the podcast, Always Game, with fellow sports writer Jane McManus.
Julie speaks to academic and professional groups across the country on a variety of topics, including online abuse and bullying, surviving as a woman in the workplace, the importance of women supporting women, the role of media bias in forming narratives in our society, and sexual assault and domestic and dating violence.
To inquire about an appearance, please email firstname.lastname@example.org