A behind the scenes look at American Experience's biography "Jesse Owens" with series executive producer, Mark Samels, and filmmaker, Laurens Grant.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.