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Women Spies

Ladies Have Officially Broken The CIA's Glass Ceiling

Posted 11.14.2013 | Women

Awesome news: For the first time in the agency's history, nearly half the CIA is female. Bye bye, boys club! Ann Curry spoke with Fran Moore, the C...

Move Over, James Bond -- Seven Decades Later, Lady Spies Receive Their Due

Jennifer Niven | Posted 03.17.2013 | Fifty
Jennifer Niven

Nancy Wake, the former WWII spy called "The White Mouse" by the Germans for her ability to evade capture, died last year at 98. She received so many medals for service, "she lived out her old age on the proceeds from their sale." If only this were true of other women spies of WWII.

4 Female Spies You Should Know About

Posted 10.24.2011 | Women

History.com - On August 23, 1861, the infamous Confederate spy Rose Greenhow was placed under arrest in Washington, D.C. One of hundreds of women who ...