#GAReads | Beyoncé boulevard: Dutch street signs pay tribute to women

 
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"Beyoncé boulevard: Dutch street signs pay tribute to women":

Streets throughout the Netherlands are being unofficially renamed by activists in honour of venerated women after research showed that 88% of roads in large cities carry men’s names.

Signs bearing the names of female resistance fighters, mathematicians, writers and musicians, are being put up by the feminist group De Bovengrondse, which translates as “above ground”.

Read Daniel Boffey's full article at The Guardian here…