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Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Is the Highest Paid Female CEO

Equal pay for equal work has been an ongoing battle for decades. However, it seems that the gender gap between female and male CEOs is beginning to narrow. Read More »

Ellen DeGeneres to Executive Produce Dr. Seuss Netflix Series

Ellen DeGeneres will be teaming up with Warner Bros. TV Group and Netflix to turn Dr. Read More »

If MAKERS Women Were Featured on $20 Bills

Women have been making money for quite some time now, so it would only make sense to see some women on United States currency, right? Though Sacajawea and Susan B. Anthony appear on dollar coins, there are currently no women featured on any U.S. paper currency. Read More »

Justice for Malala Yousafzai: Pakistan Court Gives Life Sentences to Her Attackers

The ten men who attacked teen activist Malala Yousafzai in 2012 were sentenced Thursday to life in prison by a court in northwest Pakistan, reports BBC News. Authorities said that all of her attackers were members of the Pa Read More »

Scarlett Johansson Joins Feeding America to Raise Awareness for Hunger

In a promotion for Feeding America, actress Scarlett Johansson opened up about her personal experiences to raise awareness for child hunger. Read More »

MAKERS Spotlight: Teacher Appreciation Week Begins May 4

Teacher Appreciation Week gets underway May 4 so we’re highlighting some of the greatest lessons we've learned from our MAKERS who are champions in their field of education. Read More »

Pope Francis Shows Support for Equal Pay

While addressing a crowd Wednesday at St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis expressed his thoughts towards equal pay for men and women, reports TIME. “Why is it expected that women must earn less than men?” he said, “No! Read More »

Amy Schumer Addresses Natural Beauty Standards in the Best Way

We don’t know about you, but we have a hard time believing that everyone simply “woke up like this.” Judging by the latest episode of Comedy Central's "Inside Amy Schumer," we think the comedian also agrees. Read More »

Hillary Clinton Supports Marriage Equality With New Profile Picture

Hillary Clinton’s campaign logo got a lot of buzz when it was first revealed, but gained increased attention after receiving a rainbow-colored makeover. Read More »