Tuesday, December 11, 2018

“This is about value, not values”

From the Milford Daily News, articles of interest for Franklin:

"The “Fearless Girl” statue that inspired millions with a message of female empowerment was installed Monday at her new home in front of the New York Stock Exchange. 
“Welcome to the neighborhood, ‘Fearless Girl,’” said Betty Liu, executive vice chairman of the stock exchange. “You’re among friends here at the New York Stock Exchange.” 
The 4-foot bronze statue’s unveiling at what officials said would be her permanent location happened nearly two years after Boston-based financial firm State Street Global Advisors first deposited her opposite Wall Street’s “Charging Bull” in what the company said was an effort to spur companies to put more women on their boards."

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Fearless girl photo by Daniel Norton via Flickr
Fearless girl photo by Daniel Norton via Flickr

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