New Public Statue in NYC Has Feminist Statement

In an attempt to encourage companies to take notice and action against gender inequality, a new bronze sculpture has been unveiled in NYC’s Wall St. Now facing the well-known bull statue is a small girl, standing defiantly with her hands on her hips, in opposition to the giant creature. Created by artist Kristen Visbal, the new statue will draw attention to the fact that along with pay inequality, there simply aren’t enough women in the top ranks of many companies. According to BBC, a staggering “one in four of the 3,000 largest traded US companies do not have even one woman on their board.” Read more on BBC.