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Aileen Hernandez

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

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... Read More »

Women Who Fought for Our Equality

Women Who Fought for Our Equality

August 26 marks 1920's ratification of the 19th amendment, giving women the right to vote. In 1971, Congress declared the date Women's Equality Day.... Read More »

NOW's 47th Anniversary: Celebrating Its Founders and Early Members

NOW's 47th Anniversary: Celebrating Its Founders and Early Members

On June 30, 1966, 28 women attending the Third National Conference of State Commissions on the Status of Women had had enough. The 1966 Conference del... Read More »

Closer Look at TCA's "MAKERS: Women Who Make America" Panel

Closer Look at TCA's

MAKERS and PBS were recently featured in a Television Critics' Association (TCA) panel on the upcoming documentary MAKERS: Women Who Make America, the... Read More »

Aileen Hernandez, Susan Brownmiller, Carol Gilligan, Malika Saada Saar and Julia Kaganskiy Join MAKERS!

Aileen Hernandez, Susan Brownmiller, Carol Gilligan, Malika Saada Saar and Julia Kaganskiy Join MAKERS!

We welcomed five new MAKERS community recently. Joining the creative women currently in our collection, author Susan Brownmiller, psychologist and wri... Read More »

Inside the MAKERS Bay Area Screening

Inside the MAKERS Bay Area Screening

On a beautiful Tuesday evening, MAKERS visited Silicon Valley, hosting a gathering on the stunning grounds of the Rosewood Hotel in Menlo Park. Many o... Read More »