Were you in New York in late June, 1969? Did the riots impact your life? How do you think America changed after the Stonewall riots?
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
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 internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.