New York City is Breaking the Glass Ceiling on Equality for Women in the Arts, in Business and in Everyday Life

New York City is Breaking the Glass Ceiling on Equality for Women in the Arts, in Business and in Everyday Life

Feminism in the United States isn’t a new concept. It’s ‘first wave’ came in the 19th and early 20th century. As Roberta Gold shares in her paper "I Had Not Seen Women like That Before”, young feminists in the 1960s and 1970s didn’t need to look far to have successful women to look up to [...]

From Lost Girl to Boss Girl, or Rather Girlboss

From Lost Girl to Boss Girl, or Rather Girlboss

In 2005 Sophia Amoruso started an online fashion store through eBay. This grew, and quickly became a full-blown online store more wildly known as Nasty Gal. It’s success was unsurpassed earning its spot in 2012 as one of the fastest growing retail stores ever. During this time, Amoruso was also publishing a memoir aptly titled [...]