Billie Jean King

Billie Jean King, Patricia Arquette, Mary J. Blige, and More Celebrated At Salesforce's First-Ever Equality Awards Gala

On April 3, the National Museum of Women in the Arts welcomed guests to the first-ever Equality Awards in Pictures Gala hosted by Salesforce. Accordi... Read More »

Chelsea Handler Opens Up About How Roe v. Wade Affected Her Choice

In a recent blog post, comedian Chelsea Handler bravely tells readers about the choice she made during "a very bad stage" in her life. A choice, she... Read More »

#MakeHerAMAKER: MAKERS Celebrates Halloween

We tell our daughters they can be anything they want to be ... except on Halloween. Women today have more roles available to them than ever before â€... Read More »

Billie Jean King Talks About the U.S. Open, Women's Empowerment, and More

Legendary tennis champion and MAKER Billie Jean King appeared on AOL's Build series on Wednesday at AOL headquarters in New York. The interview was m... Read More »

How Tennis Led The Way for Equal Pay

Despite achieving a record-breaking victory at the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup, the U.S. women's national team received much less money than their mal... Read More »

MAKERS Moments at Wimbledon

Wimbledon gets underway this weekend at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in London. To celebrate, we've compiled some images from the arc... Read More »

HBO Is Developing ‘Battle of the Sexes’ Film Starring Elizabeth Banks as Billie Jean King

After announcing a miniseries about the creation of Ms. Magazine with Marisa Tomei starring as Gloria Steinem, Variety reveals HBO will be telling ano... Read More »

Game, Set, Match! Talking Tennis with Martina Navratilova

With the U.S. Open in full swing, we sat down with upcoming MAKER and tennis legend Martina Navratilova to talk a little tennis. Navratilova is the... Read More »

MAKING HISTORY: Billie Beats Bobby

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 to... Read More »

Happy Birthday, Billie Jean King!

It's not only Thanksgiving, it's MAKER Billie Jean King's birthday!   For Billie Jean King, tennis started out as a passion. Eventually, it became... Read More »