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Men and women, black and white, risked their lives to carve an elaborate network of escape routes out of slavery.
During the 1960s the Ku Klux Klan would rise again in the most progressive southern state.
A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
The American effort to relieve starvation in Soviet Russia in 1921 during the worst natural disaster in Europe in 500 years.
From Joseph Smith's discovery of gold tablets to persecution, migration, and settlement in Utah, the film explores the history of the most American of religions.
An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.