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Who Would Be Your Pick for a Woman Statue in NYC? Who Would Be Your Pick for a Woman Statue in NYC?

In March 2017, a small statue of a brass girl with her hands planted on her hips, staring down the famous statue of a bull on Wall Street, was installed by an ad agency under the cover of night—a bold political statement in honor of the one day in March where everyone in the world loves women. Now, thanks to the…

This Raccoon Is the Real Fearless Girl We Need This Raccoon Is the Real Fearless Girl We Need

Ladies, are you tired of being gaslighted at work? Sick of earning less money and recognition for your hard work than your male colleagues? Ever get interrupted so many times in a meeting, you want to start screaming just to get the office’s attention? Or bite into a coworker’s arm just to give them a mild case of…

'Fearless Girl' Statue Will Be Relocated to Face New York Stock Exchange  'Fearless Girl' Statue Will Be Relocated to Face New York Stock Exchange 

“Fearless Girl” has weathered her fair share of controversy, but probably this small logistical change won’t drum up any more of it.

Wall Street May Have Found a Way to Profit Off Addressing Workplace Sexual Harassment Wall Street May Have Found a Way to Profit Off Addressing Workplace Sexual Harassment

In the rich tradition of fearless girl and leaning in, Wall Street continues its hollow championing of female empowerment with an exchange-traded fund “for investors who want their money kept far away from sexual harassment in the workplace.” In other words, the ETF will help people invest in companies that satisfy…

Firm Behind Fearless Girl Statue Settles for Millions In Wage Discrimination Dispute Firm Behind Fearless Girl Statue Settles for Millions In Wage Discrimination Dispute

The investment firm behind Wall Street’s much-maligned Fearless Girl statue, theoretically erected to push companies to hire more women to top roles, has agreed to pay $5 million to settle allegations that it discriminated against hundreds of female executives by paying them less than their male counterparts, Bloomberg…

Fearless Girl Statue Briefly Protested By Pissing Pug Statue Fearless Girl Statue Briefly Protested By Pissing Pug Statue

The Fearless Girl statue was erected in honor of International Women’s Day by ad agency McCann New York and investment firm State Street Global Advisors, facing across from Wall Street’s famous Charging Bull statue. The symbolism of the two statues has become ridiculously complicated, as the sculptor of the Bull,…

Artist Who Created Charging Bull Statue Says Fearless Girl Statue Is Ruining Everything Artist Who Created Charging Bull Statue Says Fearless Girl Statue Is Ruining Everything

In honor of International Women’s Day, ad agency McCann New York and investment firm State Street Global Advisors placed the Fearless Girl sculpture in Bowling Green Park, facing off with the Wall Street Charging Bull. Like most women figures she’s had to carry a lot of baggage. The tiny bronze statue is now bearing…

Dead-Eyed Bro Humps Wall Street's 'Fearless Girl' Statue Dead-Eyed Bro Humps Wall Street's 'Fearless Girl' Statue

This was bound to happen. Lower Manhattan’s ballyhooed “Fearless Girl” statue, positioned to confront the Wall Street Charging Bull, enjoyed only a few short days of her residency in Bowling Green Park before she was desecrated by a finance bro. Angry as it is, that bull is nothing compared to the horrors that befall…

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