Who was your favorite 20th-century American president? Was it FDR? Kennedy? Reagan? Or one of the other 14 men from Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1909) to Bill Clinton (1993-2001) who helped usher the United States through the 1900s? Who do you think was the most influential? Who had the greatest impact on the country we live in today?
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
Founding father Alexander Hamilton went up against political rival and former vice president Aaron Burr in one of history's most famous duels.
During the 1960s the Ku Klux Klan would rise again in the most progressive southern state.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.