In His Shoes
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
Between 1890 and 1920, 12 million people emigrated from Europe arriving in New York Harbor and Ellis Island.
Between 1854 and 1929 more than 100,000 abused or orphaned children were sent by train to the Midwest to begin new lives in foster families.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
As a nation mourned the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, a manhunt closed in on the twenty-six-year-old actor, John Wilkes Booth.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.