Follow seven people who have chosen to leave their closed and tightly-knit communities for the outside world, knowing they can never return
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.