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Fearless Girl statue

Why ‘Fearless Girl’ Works — As A Publicity Stunt

Commissioned as an advertising gimmick by State Street Global Advisors, the Boston-based investment giant, and its New York advertising firm, the “Fearless Girl” statue supposedly symbolizes “girl power.” A plaque at the child’s feet reads: “Know the power of women in leadership. SHE makes a difference.”

April 19, 2017

‘The Culture War’ — A Battle The GOP Can’t Win

The argument is over and conservatives have lost. Some of them just don’t know it yet.

April 8, 2015

Arab World Sours on Obama

Despite beginning his term with a boost in Arab opinion of the United States and a well-received reset of U.S./Muslim relations in Cairo in 2009, President Obama has taken a major hit in the region over the last year or so; the U.S. actually polls worse than it did during the last year of George […]

July 14, 2011