Melissa S. Martin
Written, Produced & Directed by
Online Editor and Colorist
Sound Design & Mix
Heart Punch Studio, Inc.
Lars T. Andersen
Peter James Barker
Donald L. Miller
Tami Davis Biddle
London Field Producer
For Spiegel Television
David Finch Archives
Imperial War Museum
Library of Congress
National Archives and Records Administration
The Mighty Eight Air Force Museum
Victory Film Productions, Inc.
Associate Producer, Web
Marketing and Communications
James E. Dunford
A WGBH production in association with Spiegel TV
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
During the 1960s the Ku Klux Klan would rise again in the most progressive southern state.
A saga of ambition, wealth, family loyalty and personal tragedy.
Two days in 1967 revealed a nation divided over a war that continues to haunt us.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
An American Communist family that had fled to Moscow in the late 1920s, return to America in 1935 but can not bring their 5-year-old son.