A selection of scenes that were deleted from A Class Apart.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
The international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.
The country's oldest beauty contest has become a battleground and a barometer for the position of women in society.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.