The first chapter of "JFK" part 2. In 1961, John F. Kennedy was inaugurated president: "Ask not what your country can do for you. Ask what you can do for your country." JFK gives the first live televised press conference.
In 1936 Angie Debo uncovered the U.S. government's theft of Native Americans' oil rich lands in Indian Territories of Oklahoma.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
Creating Miami Beach from a narrow spit of Florida swampland, Carl Fisher made a fortune until a devastating hurricane and the stock market crash of 1929 wiped him out.
After the stock market crashed in 1929, thousands suffered unemployment and poverty in the Great Depression.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.