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Makers: Women Who Make America

Makers: Women Who Make America

MAKERS Women in Hollywood: TV Pioneers

TV pioneers like Marlo Thomas and Diahann Carroll opened the door to other women

4:12

Makers: Women Who Make America

MAKERS Women in War: Combat

Makers: Women in War looks at American women’s increasing participation in war and combat

2:16

Makers: Women Who Make America

MAKERS Women in War Valerie Plame

Valerie Plame Wilson's career was sabotaged after she was “outed” as a high-level spy

3:56

Makers: Women Who Make America

Diahann Carroll, Star of Julia

Actress Diahann Carrol discusses the American sitcom Julia.

3:40

Makers: Women Who Make America

Jane Lynch on being a comedian

Comedian Jane Lynch discusses her career and being a female comedian.

4:31

Makers: Women Who Make America

Xerox CEO Ursula Burns

Ursula Burns became the first African American woman to head a Fortune 500 company.

3:44

Makers: Women Who Make America

Geena Davis talks about her career

Geena Davis discusses her career in movies and the role of women in the business.

5:23

Makers: Women Who Make America

1950 Housewives

Most middle class women of the 1950s became homemakers. Many women felt dissatisfied.

9:14

Makers: Women Who Make America

Civil Rights

African American women were not sure if the women's movement included them.

2:58

Makers: Women Who Make America

Ladies Home Journal Sit In

Women held a sit-in at the offices of Ladies Home Journal

2:36

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