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Pay it Forward: How 9 Famous Women Gave Back in 2014

In 2014, women made documentaries for charitable causes, channeled business savvy in order to build community, donated to people in need, and used their creative talents to raise money for worthy causes. Read More »

Tags: Philanthropy

Jennifer Lopez is Becoming Superwoman by Banking on Herself

Jennifer Lopez is a singer, actress, mother, fashion designer, and more—but now she’s adding superwoman to the list.  Read More »

Malala Condemns Peshawar Attack on School

On Tuesday, Taliban militants attacked a school in Peshawar, Pakistan, the BBC reports. It was the deadliest attack by the Taliban in Pakistan, killing 141 people, 132 of them children. Read More »

Sony Hacks Reveal Jennifer Lawrence Was Paid Less Than Her Male Co-Stars

When hacker collective Guardians of Peace broke into Sony’s servers on November 24, hundreds of thousands of the entertainment network’s private emails became public. Read More »

How a Woman-Run Coffee Mill Creates Community in a Remote Costa Rican Town

A Small Section of the World tells the story of a group of women from a remote farming region of Costa Rica. Learning together, they built the first woman-run micro coffee mill in the country. Read More »

Kevin Spacey on the Power of the Arts for Women

As we at MAKERS talk often about women in Hollywood, it comes as a breath of fresh air when a successful man in Hollywood speaks up for our cause. That's why last week's interview of Kevin Spacey by professional development site Levo League was a Read More »

Oprah Says Her Career Wouldn't Have Been Possible with Kids

America’s most motherly figure said her career wouldn’t have been possible if she’d had kids. Read More »

Complete the History Books: Women in STEM

MAKERS fills in the history books with the untold stories of women in STEM. Read More »

Whoopi, Streisand, and Streep: A Look Back at the Legends of the Golden Globes

When the Golden Globes began in October 1943, the ceremony was held during a luncheon at 20th Century Fox and the award winners received scrolls. It wasn’t until 1946 that association president Marina Cisternas came up with the “golden globe” statuette. Read More »

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