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Discover the story of women’s advancement in America over the past 50 years and how it has unfolded in public and private, in the Supreme Court and Congress, and in the boardroom and the bedroom. Meryl Streep narrates the brand-new special ‘Makers: Women Who Make America.’

Eight, Arizona PBS first airs the new special on Tuesday, February 26, 2013. See the national release here.

About Eight, Arizona PBS

Eight, Arizona PBS is a trusted community resource. For 50 years, the PBS station has focused on educating children, reporting in-depth on public affairs, fostering lifelong learning and celebrating arts and culture. Eight achieves its mission through the power of noncommercial television, the Internet, educational outreach and community-based initiatives. Its signal reaches 86 percent of the homes in Arizona. With more than 1 million viewers weekly, Eight consistently ranks among the most-viewed public television stations per capita in the country. For more information, visit

Eight is a member-supported service of Arizona State University.