Newsletter

Stay up to date with the latest from MAKERS delivered straight to your inbox. Sign up for new stories from trailblazing women, a big dose of inspiration, and exclusive MAKERS content.

Newsletter Confirmation

Thank you for joining! Please check your inbox for our special welcome letter
with exclusive updates from MAKERS.

NEWS & IDEAS

>

Nichelle Nichols

MAKERS Movie Stars: Shapers of TV and Film

MAKERS knows some awesome actresses, like Zooey Deschanel, Ellen DeGeneres, and Diahann Carroll, who have shaped the course of TV and film history. Read More »

MAKING HISTORY: The First Interracial Kiss on TV Happens... On Star Trek

In honor of Women's History Month, we are celebrating with 31 days of women's history! Every day in March, we will highlight an historic moment, as told through the personal stories of our MAKERS. Today we highlight the first televised interracial kiss as told by MAKER Nichelle Nichols. Read More »

5 MAKERS Share Stories of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy is a powerful and far-reaching one, extending way beyond his short life. His leadership moved a generation to do something bigger than themselves, including five MAKERS who transformed the world as groundbreakers in their own right. From seeing him on television to meeting him face-to-face, see how King impacted these five MAKERS' determination to make change.      Read More »

Amanpour, Guisewite, Nichols and Patrick join MAKERS

This week on MAKERS, we’re featuring four trailblazers who have challenged the way women are depicted in their fields – international war correspondent and author Christiane Amanpour, creator of the “Cathy” comic Cathy Guisewite, Star Trek actress and NASA recruiter Nichelle Nichols and champion race car driver Danica Patrick. Read More »