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NY Daily News
Statue of limitations: While the Public Design Commission stalls one worthy monument to female heroes of history, Chirlane McCray’s chosen ones remain on the fast track
By NY Daily News Editorial Board, September 20, 2019


NY Daily News
Fearless women: Build a Central Park statue to Sojourner Truth, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony
By NY Daily News Editorial Board, September 16, 2019


NY Daily News
Build this monument already: Central Park awaits a beautiful statue honoring women’s rights pioneers
By Gale Brewer, September 16, 2019


Press Release (PDF)
Monumental Women’s Statue Fund Announces Redesigned First Statue of Real Women in Central Park, Featuring Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Sojourner Truth
August 12, 2019


WBAI Radio
LISTEN: Interview with Monumental Women Board Member Namita Luthra
City Watch with host Jeff Simmons, August 4, 2019


July 25th, 2019
Monumental Women Board Member Brenda Berkman organized a very successful “Put Her On A Pedestal” Art Project and instant history lesson (with help from fellow Board Members Ariel Deutsch, Pam Elam, and Judaline Cassidy) for the girls at Judaline Cassidy’s wonderful “Tools and Tiaras” Camp.


WXXI News
LISTEN: Erie Canal tugboat named in honor of suffrage leader Cady Stanton
By Beth Adams, May 17, 2019


Hudson Reporter
‘Susan B. Anthony’ joins the fleet
By Mike Montemarano, July 25, 2019


June 26th, 2019
Monumental Women invited representatives from the Office of the Mayor, the NYC Parks Department, and the Manhattan Borough President’s Office to join us on June 26th for an initial meeting to start planning a wonderful “Votes For Women” Celebration in 2020 for New York City. Thanks to all those who attended our first meeting and who made the commitment to continue working together to celebrate the centennial of the ratification of the 19th amendment to the United States Constitution. This is only the beginning!


CBS Sunday Morning
Putting Women On a Pedestal
May 26, 2019


Gothamist
Here’s The Shirley Chisholm Monument Coming To Brooklyn In 2020
By Jen Carlson, April 24, 2019


March 27, 2019
Our Monumental Women program on “Lessons Learned from the Woman Suffrage Movement” was a big hit on March 27th. Special thanks to Lynn Sherr, Marjorie Spruill, and Judaline Cassidy for a wonderful discussion held at the New-York Historical Society. The room was beautiful and people got a chance to talk with each other over refreshments before and after the program. Thanks to all who worked so hard to make the evening a success.


Fordham News
Volunteers Attempt to Fill the Gender Gap on Wikipedia
By Tom Stoelker, March 8, 2019


Hearing On New York City Monuments
Testimony From The Stanton And Anthony Statue Fund And Our Monumental Women Campaign
City Council, City Hall, February 25, 2019


Robin Morgan
Women’s Suffrage(s)– Part 1
By Robin Morgan, February 11, 2019


6sqft
The story behind Harlem’s trailblazing Harriet Tubman sculpture
By Lucie Levine, February 8, 2019


Milk
Artist of the Week: Meredith Gang Bergmann
By Emily Barnes, October 22, 2018


Future Hindsight (Podcast)
Pam Elam and Namita Luthra
August 24, 2018


Democrat and Chronicle
Lynn Sherr: Statue of NO limitations
August 23, 2018


MetroFocus
Bronze Barrier Broken
August 8, 2018


amNewYork
Central Park’s first monument to real women to honor many who fought for the right to vote
By Nicole Brown, July 30, 2018


The Guardian
‘It’s about time’: Central Park’s first historical female monument to arrive in 2020
By Nadja Sayej, August 2, 2018


New-York Historical Society
“Breaking the Bronze Ceiling”: The Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony Woman Suffrage Movement Monument
July 24, 2018


NY1
Statue of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony coming to Central Park
By Van Tieu, July 20, 2018


Fox 5 News
The Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony Statue Fund
July 19, 2018


NBC NY
First Central Park Statue to Depict Real Women Coming in 2020
By Sarah Kolodny, July 24, 2018


CBS NY
First Ever Central Park Statue To Honor Women
July 20, 2018


NY Daily News
Sculptor chosen to design the first statues of real women in Central Park
By Mikey Light & Joe Dziemianowicz, July 19, 2018


Gothamist
Here’s The First Statue Depicting Real Women In Central Park, Coming In 2020
By Jen Carlson, July 20, 2018


Makers
Central Park To Build A Monument to Commemorate Real Women At Last
By Paulina Cachero, July 20, 2018


Central Park Patch
Design For Central Park’s First Monument To Women Revealed
By Brendan Krisel, July 20, 2018


6sqft Blog
Design unveiled for Central Park’s first statue dedicated to real women
By Lucie Levine, July 20, 2018


Business Wire
The Statue Fund Announces The Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony Woman Suffrage Movement Monument Design Competition Winner
July 19, 2018


NY Daily News
Correcting monumental injustices: Slowly but surely, our public spaces are getting the statues that women deserve
By Lynn Sherr, July 16, 2018

Library Of Congress
Archival Materials of Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton Now Online at Library of Congress
March 27, 2018


PR Newswire
Old Navy “Flower Empowers” NYC’s Historical Female Statues In Celebration Of International Women’s Day
March 8, 2018


Forbes
The Five Female Historical Statues In New York City Are Decorated For International Women’s Day
By Elana Lyn Gross, March 8, 2018


New York Daily News
Old Navy decorates female statues in NYC with flowers in honor of International Women’s Day
By Leonard Greene, March 8, 2018


Extra TV
Old Navy ‘Flower Empowers’ Female Historical Statues for International Women’s Day
March 8, 2018


Time Out New York
Fearless Girl and NYC’s statues of women are decked out in flowers today
By Clayton Guse, March 8, 2018


Women In The World
Johnnie Walker substitutes ‘Jane Walker’ mascot in honor of Women’s History Month
March 1, 2018


Scottish Field
Johnnie Walker Releases New Jane Walker Whisky Label
February 28, 2018


The Telegraph
8 businesses that are supporting women this International Women’s Day
By Sameeha Shaikh and Jamie Johnson, March 8, 2018


PR Newswire
Johnnie Walker Launches Johnnie Walker Black Label The Jane Walker Edition, Donating $1 For Every Bottle Made To Organizations Championing Women’s Causes
February 26, 2018


amNewYork
Finalists for Central Park women’s suffrage monument unveiled
By Lisa L. Colangelo, March 14, 2018


West Side Rag
Finalists Chosen to Craft Elizabeth Cady Stanton/Susan B. Anthony Statue in Central Park, as Girl Scouts Contribute
March 15, 2018


Central Park Patch
Final Designs Selected For Central Park’s First Statue Of Women
By Brendan Krisel, March 14, 2018


Press Release
The Statue Fund Announces Finalists for The Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony Woman Suffrage Movement Monument
March 8, 2018


Ms. Magazine
Monuments Matter: Seeking Sacred Space to Remember Women’s History
By Namita Luthra, December 11, 2017


Chelsea Now
Monument to Suffrage Pioneers to Break Central Park ‘Bronze Ceiling’
By Tequila Minsky, November 20, 2017


The Villager
On NYS Suffrage’s Centennial, Celebrating New Push to Honor Pioneers
By Tequila Minsky, November 16, 2017


West Side Rag
How West Side Rag — and Mostly New York Life — Helped Break Ground for a Groundbreaking Statue
By Carol Tannenhauser, November 8, 2017


Central Park Patch
New Central Park Statue To Commemorate Women’s Suffrage Movement
By Brendan Krisel, November 7, 2017


NY1 News
Monument To Honor Women’s Suffrage To Be Placed In Central Park
By Angi Gonzalez, November 7, 2017


amNEWYORK
Central Park’s Literary Walk to house women’s suffrage monument
By Lisa L. Colangelo, November 6, 2017


ABC7NY
Women’s Suffrage Monument Planned For Central Park
By Lauren Glassberg, November 06, 2017


The New York Times
Why We Should Put Women on Pedestals
By Julia Baird, September 4, 2017


TIME
Inside the Push for More Public Statues of Notable Women
By Maya Rhodan, August 17, 2017


Town & Country
There are no Female Statues in Central Park
By Natalina Lopez, June 29, 2017


MetroFocus
Sexism in Central Park?
April 6, 2017


CNN
Where are the women? New effort to give them just due on monuments, street names
By Shachar Peled, March 8, 2017


Time Out New York
Eight Badass Women Who Are Making A Difference
By Taya Kenny, March 9, 2017


Women You Should Know
Why These Girl Scouts Are Fighting For Monumental Change In NYC’s Central Park
March 1, 2017


TIME for Kids
Where are the Women?
March 2017


Women You Should Know
Public Service Announcement for the Statue Fund
February 21, 2017


Huffington Post Parents
These Girl Scouts are Fighting Sexism in Central Park
By Caroline Bologna, January 31, 2017


The Gothamist
There Are Nearly 150 Historical Male Statues In NYC, And Only 5 Female Statues
By Jake Offenhartz, January 18, 2017


New York Daily News
Girl Scouts Hope to Turn Central Park into Suffragette City with Statues of Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton
By Stephen Rex Brown, January 11, 2017


NY1
Girl Scouts Make Push to Erect Suffragette Statues in Central Park
By Roger Clark, January 11, 2017


Inside Philosophy
Ever Wonder Why There are so Few Public Statues of Women? This Funder Did
Kiersten Marek, December 29, 2016


DNA Info
Push to Bring First Women’s Monument to Central Park Gets $500K Boost
By Emily Frost, November 29, 2016


Business Wire
The Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony Statue Fund and the New York Life Insurance Company Join Forces to Break The Bronze Ceiling in New York City’s Central Park
November 28, 2016


FOX 5 NY
Where are Statues of Women in Central Park?
By Baruch Shemtov, October 13, 201


Associated Press – The Big Story
Bronze ceiling: Girls Seek Statue of Woman for Central Park
By Verena Dobnik, October 9, 2016


Time Out New York
This Campaign Wants to Build the First-ever Monument to a Woman in Central Park
By Jillian Anthony, October 4, 2016


WABC TV Channel 7 Eyewitness News
Girl Scout Troop Campaigning for Female Historical Statue in Central Park
By Lucy Yang, October 3, 2016


DNA Upper West Side & Morningside Heights
Girl Scouts Give Boost to Push for Monument to Women in Central Park
By Emily Frost, October 3, 2016


West Side Rag
Group Raising Money to Create First Statue of Woman in Central Park
August 26, 2016


Central Park Patch Community Corner
Volunteer Group Raising Money to Build First Central Park Statue Honoring a Woman
By Brendan Krisel,  August 24, 2016


Smithsonian.com
It’s Way Too Hard to Find Statues of Notable Women in the U.S.
By Danny Lewis, February 29, 2016


Women’s Media Center Live
Statue Fund President Pam Elam interview
By Robin Morgan, September 25, 2015


WAMC’s 51 %
Statue Fund Vice President Myriam Miedzian interview
By Allison Dunne, September 25, 2015


SmithsonianMag.com
Central Park Has 22 Statues of Historical Figures. Every Single One is a Man.
By Erin Blakemore, July 22, 2015


WPIX TV 11
Where are the statues of (real) women in Central Park?
By Kristina Behr, July 14, 2015


CBS News
Movement on to get women’s suffrage pioneers bronze statues in Central Park
By Lou Young, July 13, 2015


NYMagazine.com/The Cut
Central Park does not have any statues of actual historical women
By Erica Schwiegershausen, July 13, 2015


New York Times
Fighting to bring women in history to Central Park
By Chadwick Moore, July 12, 2015


Chicago Maroon
Enstating statues in honor of women on campus would combat national patriarchy.
By Asya Akça, March 3, 2015


New Haven Register
Forum: Time to see more real women in public spaces
By Rhea Hirshman, November 17, 2014


Reuters
Not one woman gets her own pedestal among Central Park’s statues
By Chloe Angyal, September 5, 2014


Women’s Voices For Change
The Campaign to honor real women in Central Park’s statues
September 3, 2014


Identities.Mic
Why are there no real female icons represented in Central Park?
By Marcie Bianco, September 2, 2014


Women You Should Know
She’s taking on New York City to fight a 150-year-old injustice to women
August 27, 2014


Huffington Post
Time to remember the ladies in Central Park
By Myriam Miedzian & Gary Ferdman, March 18, 2013


New York Times
Put More Women on a Pedestal
By Lynn Sherr, June 14, 1993