• Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Civil Rights
    S1: Civil Rights
    Radicalized by their experiences for Civil Rights, women began see there needed ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: 1950 Housewives
    S1: 1950 Housewives
    Most middle class women of the 1950s became homemakers. Many women felt ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Ladies Home Journal Sit In
    S1: Ladies Home Journal Sit In
    Women held a sit-in at the offices of Ladies Home Journal
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Dr. Susan Love
    S1: Dr. Susan Love
    In 1980, Susan Love became the first female General Surgeon on the staff of ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Women in the Workplace
    S1: Women in the Workplace
    During the 1980's women were stepping into boardrooms and knocking down barriers ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: ERA
    S1: ERA
    The Equal Rights Amendment passed both houses of congress in 1972 leaving only ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Ms. Magazine
    S1: Ms. Magazine
    Women were finally given a voice in the publishing world when Gloria Steinem ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Battle of the Sexes
    S1: Battle of the Sexes
    Billie Jean King's work on behalf of women’s opportunity and equality in ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Awakenings
    S1: Awakenings
    During the 1950s women were expected to get married, have children and live ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Southern Bell
    S1: Southern Bell
    Lorena Weeks applied for a job within Southern Bell and was told the job was ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Title IX
    S1: Title IX
    Title IX compelled schools to offer sports programs to women.
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Roe vs. Wade
    S1: Roe vs. Wade
    Sarah Weddington discusses arguing Roe vs. Wade in front of the Supreme Court. ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: For All Women
    S1: For All Women
    African American women saw little in the Women's Movement that resonated with ...
  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Conservative Backlash
    S1: Conservative Backlash
    Abortion would become the leading edge of the Conservative backlash.
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Stop ERA
    S1: Stop ERA
    The fight to ratify the ERA ran into a changing political climate, and effective ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Sarah Weddington
    S1: Sarah Weddington
    Sarah Weddington was a the attorney in Roe v Wade. Learn more about the landmark ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Barbara Burns
    S1: Barbara Burns
    Get to know the story of Barbara Burns and how she broke into a male dominated ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Gloria Steinem
    S1: Gloria Steinem
    Get to know Gloria Steinem.
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Judy Blume
    S1: Judy Blume
    Judy Blume is a best selling author.
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: Boston Marathon
    S1: Boston Marathon
    In 1967 Kathrine Switzer ran in the Boston Marathon, and had to enter under her ...
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  • Makers: Women Who Make America -- S1: The Feminine Mystique
    S1: The Feminine Mystique
    In 1963 Betty Friedan wrote The Feminine Mystique, and exposed he happy ...
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