That Time Women Disrupted the Traditional Economy During the Biggest Startup Week in the Nation

Women’s Economic History

Our take on Roman women’s philanthropy as economic disruption.
Our take on the Atlanta Washerwomen’s Strike of 1881.
Our take on the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fires and resulting labor reform.
Our take on Margaret Sanger’s work for reproductive (and economic) rights.
Our take on financial freedom: the 1950s Brownie Wise serving up MLMs before they were all the rage.
Our take on breaking down barriers, Seattle City Light style.
Our take on the badassery of Lily Ledbetter.
Our take on taking on sexual assault as a revolutionary moment in women’s economic history.

Our Current Contribution

Our take on the coronation of Women in Kind’s Sister Economy. Cash was king, but the king is dead. Long live the queen!

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Social scientist; devoted to designing spaces, policies, & programs for all women.

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