Premiering January 14, 2014. 1964 was the year the Beatles came to America, Cassius Clay became Muhammad Ali, and three civil rights workers were murdered in Mississippi. It was the year when Berkeley students rose up in protest, African Americans fought back against injustice in Harlem, and Barry Goldwater’s conservative revolution took over the Republican Party. In myriad ways, 1964 was the year when Americans faced choices: between the liberalism of Lyndon Johnson or Barry Goldwater’sgrassroots conservatism, between support or opposition to the civil rights movement, between an embrace of the emerging counterculture or a defense of traditional values.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.