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Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: Madeleine Albright Becomes the First Female Secretary of State

Madeleine Albright told MAKERS, "It never, ever occurred to me that I could be Secretary of State." But on January 22, 1997, the U.S. Senate unanimous... Read More »

THROWback Thursday: Baseball's Winning Women

We're highlighting women past and present who stand in a league of their own. They play with boys and start their own teams, paving the way for athlet... Read More »

Throwback Thursday: FDNY's First Female Firefighter Says 'Enough is Enough'

This year, four new women will join the FDNY, bringing the total number of women in its ranks to 41. There are 10,400 firefighters and officers in New... Read More »

ThrowBack Thursday: Maria Shriver

Maria grew up with a politician father and realized quickly that the people writing about him were really the ones in charge of his reputation (and ha... Read More »

#ThrowbackThursday: Pat Foote, Retired Army General

As Memorial Day approaches, we're dedicating this #ThrowbackThursday to our MAKER Pat Foote, who is a retired United States Army general. A groundbrea... Read More »

#ThrowBackThursday: Madeleine Albright

Today's Throwback Thursday belongs to the first female U.S. Secretary of State, Madeleine Albright! It's also her birthday! Albright turns 77 today.... Read More »

#ThrowBackThursday: Judith Jamison

Today's Throwback Thursday belongs to dancer and choreographer Judith Jamison! Growing up in Philadelphia, African Americans could not study classica... Read More »

#ThrowBackThursday: Gloria Steinem

We're kicking off our #ThrowBackThursday series with the woman who helped spark the second wave women's movement, icon, Gloria Steinem. In this #tbt p... Read More »