Following the assassinations of Martin Luther King and Robert F. Kennedy, the 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside between police and protesters on the streets of Chicago.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
During the 1960s the Ku Klux Klan would rise again in the most progressive southern state.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
In September 1959, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev made an unprecedented visit to America, creating a media circus as he traveled from coast to coast.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.