You're the General
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to rail against the nation's economic system in the Depression.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.