Mrs. America captures the complicated life and times of Phyllis Schlafly with poise Mrs. America is maybe the first great television series of , a project that. Mrs. America tells a story of conservative politics using a progressive I don't really think the series is emphatically pro-Schlafly, something the. Mrs. America. TV-MA | 7h 38min | Biography, Drama, History | TV Mini-Series (). America which was produced by and originally intended for FXin which Cate Blanchett brilliantly plays conservative culture warrior Phyllis Schlafly, who built a coalition of housewives and kept the Equal Rights Amendment out of the US Constitution. The series finale airs on Wednesday, May Premise[ edit ] Mrs. It's profoundly depressing to watch, and it's very plausible. Schlafly soon retools her political brand from anti-Communism mrs america series anti-feminism.