women

    From her apartment’s rooftop just as the sun sets, Rosa Marín curves her left index and thumb to form a circle in the air. Her two fingertips meet and create a little tunnel that seems to erase the rest of the landscape before her. With the improvised pee...
    HISTORYDid an Enslaved Woman Try to Warn the Americans of Benedict Arnold’s Treason?New research sheds light on Liss, who was enslaved by the family of a Culper Spy Ring leader and had ties to British spymaster John André As recent archival finds an...
    SMART NEWSMeet the Muses Who Inspired Some of the World’s Most Iconic ArtworksA new book examines the lives of muses across history and the role they played in shaping treasured works like “The Kiss” and “Ophelia” Museum visi...
    SMART NEWSHistory of NowIn 1973, a Leak at the Supreme Court Broke News of an Imminent Ruling on Roe v. WadeNearly 50 years later, a similar disclosure revealed that the court is poised to overturn legalized abortion in the U.S.Demonstrators at a pro-choi...