How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
This acclaimed 14-hour series covers all of the major events of the civil rights movement from 1954-1985, tracing African Americans' struggle for equality and justice.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
The story of the Mexican American miners whose labor battles shaped the course of Arizona history.
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.