A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
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.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.