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Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 MAKERS Conference

Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 MAKERS Conference

As we charge into 2018, women are not only reclaiming our time. We are ready to reclaim our voices and our power. At the 2018 MAKERS Conference, fearless advocates for women's rights from tech, entertainment, business, and non-profits will come together F... Read More »

Meet the Women Fighting Sexual Harassment With Time’s Up

Meet the Women Fighting Sexual Harassment With Time’s Up

Hollywood has a message to predators everywhere: Your time is UP. More than 300 of Hollywood's fiercest females—including MAKERS Ava DuVernay, Eva Longoria, Shonda Rhimes, and Jill Soloway—joined forces to form Time's Up, an initiative dedicat... Read More »

10 Best Feminist Moments of 2017

10 Best Feminist Moments of 2017

Women marching. Women running. Women standing up. Women speaking out. 2017 was the year that feminists came together to deliver one message to the world: Enough. We turned up at voting booths to support women's voices across the country. We pounded on the... Read More »

Serena and Venus Williams Speak out Against Community Violence and How to “Turn Pain Into Hope”

Serena and Venus Williams Speak out Against Community Violence and How to “Turn Pain Into Hope”

They are known for their fierce game on the court, but now Serena and Venus Williams are using their power to support and lift up communities affected by violence. "It's very important to take the opportunity to help the community, to help others, and to... Read More »

Meet the Good Housekeeping 2017 Awesome Women Awards Honorees

Meet the Good Housekeeping 2017 Awesome Women Awards Honorees

MAKERS Women teamed up with Good Housekeeping and guest editor Melinda Gates in celebration of their 2017 Awesome Women Awards -- an annual campaign honoring 15 of the fiercest female trailblazers today, including our Founder and Executive Producer, Dyllan... Read More »

How To Be Your Best Self: Meet The Women Behind The App That Boosts Happiness

How To Be Your Best Self: Meet The Women Behind The App That Boosts Happiness

Stuck with a day that's grey and lonely? Shine has got you covered. Shine was founded by friends Marah Lidey and Naomi Hirabayashi in 2015, when the duo decided on a simple goal and motto for the wellness start-up: To work on "big, impactful things toget... Read More »

Words to Live By at Work from 3 Wonder Woman CEOs

Words to Live By at Work from 3 Wonder Woman CEOs

Not all superheroes wear capes! Scroll to get to know 3 Wonder Women CEO's that slay all day... Jennifer Hyman, Co-founder & CEO, Rent the Runway. Hyman founded Rent the Runway in 2008 and in 2016, Rent the Runway passed $100 million in revenue.... Read More »

The Fitness Guru Who Knows A Thing Or Two About Body Positivity

The Fitness Guru Who Knows A Thing Or Two About Body Positivity

There's a lot to like about badass health and fitness goddess Christmas Abbott. Speaking of likes, her Instagram page aptly gets a psychotic onslaught of them—after all, she boasts 400K+ followers. And what's not to like? (Answer: nothing.) The proof... Read More »

The Real Wonder Woman: Meet the Director Who Is Breaking Box Office Records

The Real Wonder Woman: Meet the Director Who Is Breaking Box Office Records

Female heroes are moving from the big screen, to behind the camera, as Patty Jenkins, director of Wonder Woman, breaks box office record for the film's opening weekend. Wonder Woman premiered in theaters Friday, June 2 and has already earned $100.5 millio... Read More »

Remember These 5 History-Making Women This Memorial Day

Remember These 5 History-Making Women This Memorial Day

Throughout American history, it's no secret that women have been denied the same rights as men - including serving for our country. "Trailblazers" are not just women that are part of today's Women's Movement. This title began with the brave women who paved... Read More »

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