Another one of those feel good St. Louis is changing pieces... when nothing could be further from the truth. Leading the nation in female entrepreneurs is not the same as leading the nation in supporting female entrepreneurs. Sistas got no choice. Either build or be enslaved. Ask any black female entrepreneur in St. Louis about their experience... For every Natalie's Cakes there are thousands that struggle and go belly up due to lack of support and resources beyond exploitation/feel good rhetoric designed to suggest otherwise.

St. Louis Leads the Nation in Female Entrepreneurs

St. Louis women may struggle to get paid as much as their male counterparts — but when it comes to starting our own businesses, we...