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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 »

MAKER Nichelle Nichols and More Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of "Star Trek"

MAKER Nichelle Nichols and More Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of

Fifty years ago today, the voyage of the starship Enterprise set off for the first time on televisions around the world. From there, the science fict... Read More »

Nichelle Nichols to Go On NASA Flight

Nichelle Nichols to Go On NASA Flight

Although it's been years since Nichelle Nichols played Lt. Uhura on the original "Star Trek," that doesn't mean she's done with space for good.  Duri... Read More »

7 MAKERS On Magazine Covers

7 MAKERS On Magazine Covers

Whether you still rush to newsstands to pick up your favorite magazines, or prefer to download them to your devices, magazines haven't gone anywhere.... Read More »

MAKERS Movie Stars: Shapers of TV and Film

MAKERS Movie Stars: Shapers of TV and Film

MAKERS is so proud of its actresses, like Zooey Deschanel, Marlo Thomas, and Rita Moreno. Zooey Deschanel is both an actress and musician, currently... Read More »

MAKING HISTORY: The First Interracial Kiss on TV Happens... On Star Trek

MAKING HISTORY: The First Interracial Kiss on TV Happens... On Star Trek

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 »

Amanpour, Guisewite, Nichols and Patrick join MAKERS

Amanpour, Guisewite, Nichols and Patrick join MAKERS

This week on MAKERS, we’re featuring four trailblazers who have challenged the way women are depicted in their fields – international war corresponden... Read More »