Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
The coal miners' battle for dignity led to the largest armed insurrection since the American Civil War.
The inspiring story of the modern environmental movement.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
In 1978 over 900 people led by Rev. Jim Jones died in the largest mass murder-suicide in history, at Jonestown, Guyana.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
In 1969, homosexuality was illegal in almost every state... but that was about to change. The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.