A behind the scenes look at American Experience's biography "Jesse Owens" with series executive producer, Mark Samels, and filmmaker, Laurens Grant.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
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.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
Cuba's Communist leader defied the odds, surviving his Soviet benefactors, the wrath of U.S. presidents, two diplomatic crises and assassination attempts.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.