Rebecca Rosman is a freelance journalist based in Paris.

All Stories by Rebecca Rosman

August 17, 2021

Art on the tiniest canvas

In 2010, Japanese native Elina Ogawa came to New York to learn English, working at a nail salon on the side. Just two years later, a win in a prestigious nail art competition led to gigs for celebrities, magazines and fashion shows.

July 27, 2021

Ending period poverty, one stall at a time

More than 4 in 5 teens have either missed class time or know a classmate who missed class time because they did not have access to period products. Two high school students were on a mission to change that.

March 5, 2021

The transparency test

Why are salaries kept secret? It’s a question that got the employees at a startup called Undercurrent thinking.

February 3, 2021

Is Judaism a religion or an ethnicity?

Growing up, Francesca Aoki Biller knew her family looked slightly different from her mostly white, Jewish peers. But questions about religion and ethnicity weren’t of much interest to her parents, so she started asking her own questions.

January 29, 2021

CEO of brewery: ‘Own your crown’

Only 50 of the country’s 7,000 craft breweries are Black-owned, which is less than one percent. Beny Ashburn and Teo Hunter have been on a mission to change that— in a story that all started with a Tinder date.