What country has the U.S. helped the most? Where has America's effort made the most difference? Which effort do you think has had the greatest impact on the world... or on the U.S.?
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
The story of the American civil rights movement is told through its powerful music -- the freedom songs that protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in police wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality.
Between 1890 and 1920, 12 million people emigrated from Europe arriving in New York Harbor and Ellis Island.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.