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.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
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.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
The worst epidemic in American history killed over 600,000 Americans during World War I.
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.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.