#GAReads | ‘Fearless Girl’ inspires call for more statues of women in NYC

by Daniel Norton [CC BY-ND 2.0], via Flickr

by Daniel Norton [CC BY-ND 2.0], via Flickr

"‘Fearless Girl’ inspires call for more statues of women in NYC"

Female elected officials on Monday called on the city to add more more statues of women around the five boroughs — beyond the 11-month extension granted to the popular “Fearless Girl” near Wall Street.

“Women don’t see themselves represented in the streets of New York,” said Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer. “We have sculptures and art of a lot of men and that needs to change.”

Read Linda Massarella's full article at the New York Post here…