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How South Carolina's 'Viagra Bill' Mirrors Abortion Laws

In South Carolina, Representative Mia McLeod alongside a subcommittee of House Democrats proposed a bill that would require men seeking a prescription... Read More »

Melinda Gates On How to Volunteer When You're Not a Billionaire

By Elizabeth Siegel Yes, we should be organizing pledge drives for A Walk to Save the Endangered Species of Indigenous Communities of Southern Clevela... Read More »

All About MAKERS' Emmy Nomination

The MAKERS team could not be more thrilled to announce that its documentary series has been nominated for an Emmy in the Outstanding Historical Progra... Read More »

Danica Patrick Talks Ambition at All-Girls Private School

On Thursday, Danica Patrick visited Foxcroft school, an all-girls private school in Middleburg, Va. According to the Washington Post, the school is ho... Read More »

Fashion and Beauty MAKERS

Whether you love fashion or not, clothing impacts our lives. Style and trends don't just come from experienced designers — anyone and everyone can inf... Read More »

13 Inspiring Quotes From Sheryl Sandberg That Will Encourage You to "Lean In"

Sheryl Sandberg has a Harvard MBA, was a former VP at Google, and has been Facebook's chief operating officer since 2008. Her book "Lean In," which st... Read More »

Margaret Cho Expresses Her Thoughts On Robin Williams

Both Margaret Cho and Robin Williams were bound by the comedy and the city of San Francisco. She first met the late comedian at a bookstore run by her... 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... Read More »

Women Who Ruled: Influential British Female Monarchs (Photo Gallery)

Throughout British history, female monarchs have been few and far between. They range from tragic to powerful, prejudiced to generous, but each woman... Read More »

Happy Birthday, Oprah! 5 Things You Didn't Know About the Media Mogul and Philanthropist

Happy Birthday Oprah Winfrey!   As the visionary and leader behind OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network and formerly the supervising producer and host The Oprah... Read More »

MAKERS Announces Six New Documentaries at TCA Press Tour

Today the MAKERS team is in Los Angeles to announce our six new documentaries at the Television Critics A ociation’s summer pre tour. We’re excited t... Read More »

Independence Day: The Women Who MADE America

When celebrating 4th of July, we're all familiar with the names of American Revolutionary heroes like Paul Revere, George Washington, Benedict Arnold,... Read More »

Women Who've Made Breakthrough Scientific Contributions

The conversation on the lack of women in science, or the gender gap in STEM, never seems to cease. A recent New York Times article writes that a Yale... Read More »

MAKERS DECEMBER: Reflection

"The road was new to me, as roads always are, going back." - Sarah Orne Jewett As we turn the corner into December, we look back on 2013 and reflect o... Read More »

Native American Heroines Past and Present (Photo Gallery)

For so many of us, Thanksgiving means family, food and football. In fact, most schools teach children that Thanksgiving marks the day that Pilgrims me... Read More »

MAKERS November: Season of Gratitude

"I stand on the shoulders of women who marched before me." - Maria Shriver This November MAKERS celebrates trailblazing women for whom we're grateful... Read More »

Fran Lebowitz On the Importance of Drawing Pilgrims

Happy Thanksgiving! It's that time of the year to be with the people you love, give thanks, and eat an abundance of delicious food. For upcoming MAKER... Read More »

Tiffany Shlain: Motherhood Remixed

You may know MAKER Tiffany Shlain as the award-winning filmmaker and creator of the Webby Awards, but now she's off on a brand new and exciting projec... Read More »

Tonight! The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

“The story of the African American people is the story of the settlement and growth of America itself, a universal tale that all people should experie... Read More »

MAKERS October: Finding Your Inner Strength

We're excited to announce that October's MAKERS theme is finding your inner strength.  As October is National Breast Cancer Awarene Month, we believe... Read More »

Win a Signed Copy of "Nashville" Season 1 DVD Set!

Last week we introduced you to new MAKER Callie Khouri, and this week we get to celebrate the season 2 premiere of the hit ABC drama she created, Nash... Read More »

#MAKERSchat Women in Hollywood Recap! See What We Talked About

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You're Invited to MAKERS Twitter Chat with Oscar-Winning Writer Callie Khouri!

Not only do we get to share new MAKER Callie Khouri's incredible story as a woman in Hollywood with you today, but we're also talking with Callie LIVE... Read More »

"New Girl" Season 2 DVD Giveaway!

Last week we introduced you to new MAKER Zooey Deschanel, and this week we get to celebrate the season 3 premiere of her hit comedy series New Girl! I... Read More »

Celebrate 200 MAKERS With Us!!!

MAKERS is thrilled to announce that we have reached 200 MAKERS on MAKERS.com! With the launch of new MAKER WNBA trailblazer Lisa Leslie, we have hit a... Read More »

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