Hear some of the background on this story from the film's Director/Producers.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
Of all the alphabet agencies of the New Deal, none captured the public's imagination like J. Edgar Hoover's FBI.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.
An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
The trial of nine falsely accused African American teens in Alabama would draw North and South into their sharpest conflict since the Civil War.