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The 2017 MAKERS Conference: Gloria Steinem & Octavia Spencer

Feminist writer, activist, and organizer Gloria Steinem is joined by actress Octavia Spencer on the opening night of The 2017 MAKERS Conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. Read More »

"Hidden Figures" Wins Outstanding Performance By a Cast at SAG Awards

On Sunday night, Hollywood celebrated Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Taraji P. Read More »

The Female #historyMAKERS of This Year's Academy Awards

While award season is an exciting time in general, there's nothing more riveting than having talented nominees get the credit they deserve, especially when it involves women making history in a traditionally male-dominated industry. Read More »

Octavia Spencer Honors Mother By Treating Low-Income Families to "Hidden Figures" Screening On MLK Weekend

"Hidden Figures"┬ástar Octavia Spencer generously bought out the Friday 8pm showing of her film at a Baldwin Hills movie theatre in Los Angeles for low-income families, People Read More »

Here's What You Need to Know About the Real Women Behind the 'Hidden Figures' Movie

Inspired by a true story, "Hidden Figures" reveals the history of three of the African-American women who calculated the "important mathematical data n Read More »