• April 12, 2011  

    On the 150th anniversary of the start of the Civil War at South Carolina’s Fort Sumter, Judy Woodruff has an excerpt from Ken Burns’ “The Civil War” and discusses the conflict’s causes and legacy with Harvard University’s Drew Gilpin Faust, Howard University’s Edna Medford and the University of South Carolina’s Walter Edgar. Continue reading

  • August 20, 2010  

    This week archaeologists unveiled the discovery of a Confederate prison camp in a rural part of Georgia. This story is part of a project called NewsHour Connect, where the best of public broadcasting from around the country is showcased. Rickey Bevington of Georgia Public Broadcasting has the story. Continue reading