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A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
This acclaimed 14-hour series covers all of the major events of the civil rights movement from 1954-1985, tracing African Americans' struggle for equality and justice.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
The story of the American civil rights movement is told through its powerful music -- the freedom songs that protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in police wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.