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Makers

A history of the modern women's movement, featuring first-person accounts from movement leaders; opponents; celebrities; political figures; business leaders; and ordinary women.

Premiered: February 26, 2013

Rating: TV-14

User Rating:3.89 out of 5 (9 ratings)

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John Cho, Karen Gillan

New Season Reviews: Selfie, Manhattan Love Story, PBS's Makers On Women in Comedy

How I'd love it if any of this season's dismal new wave of romantic comedies, all vying to be the next How I Met Your Mother, made me LOL. Sadly, I'm more inclined to search for a "cringe" emoticon, especially where ABC's two new Tuesday night entrie… Read more

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Women in War Season 2, Episode 6 Nov 4, 2014 Paid

Look at American women’s increasing participation in war—from Vietnam to the present—as nurses, soldiers, journalists, diplomats and spies. Among those featured are Linda Bray, the first woman to lead troops into battle, and Valerie Plame Wilson, whose career was sabotaged after she was “outed” as a high-level spy. Viewers hear from war correspondents like Molly Moore about life on the battlefield. The film shares the stories of military leaders who have broken through gender barriers, like General Angela Salinas, at her retirement the highest ranking woman serving in the USMC, and Vice Admiral Michelle Howard, the highest-ranking woman in the history of the U.S. Navy.

Women in Business Season 2, Episode 5 Oct 28, 2014 Subscription

From PBS - Hear about the exceptional women -- past and present -- who have taken the world of business by storm.

Women in War Season 2, Episode 4 Oct 21, 2014 Subscription

From PBS - Look at American women's increasing participation in war--from Vietnam to the present--as nurses, soldiers, journalists, diplomats and spies.

Makers [hd]: Women in Space Season 2, Episode 3 Oct 14, 2014 Subscription

From PBS - Trace the history of women pioneers in the U.S. space program.

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  • Premiered: February 26, 2013
  • Rating: TV-14
  • User Rating:3.89 out of 5 (9 ratings)
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  • Premise: A history of the modern women's movement, featuring first-person accounts from movement leaders; opponents; celebrities; political figures; business leaders; and ordinary women. (more)

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