From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
The story of the Mexican American miners whose labor battles shaped the course of Arizona history.
The acquittal of the murderers of Chicago teen Emmett Till mobilized the civil rights movement.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.