During the last presidential campaign, we heard a candidate for that office call his opponent “a nasty woman”. We knew that he would use this to refer to our strong, competent women friends as well. The same candidate is continuing to use that phrase to apply to many strong, competent women. Rather than taking offense, we decided to take the name.
Nasty Woman SoapWorks was created in honor of the nasty women we know—the ones who show up and get the work done, the ones who care for their community and their friends, as well as the ones who know that working together is the way to make this world better. Here’s to the power of Nasty Women.