A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
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.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
The thrilling true story of the American Olympic rowing team that triumphed against all odds in Nazi Germany in 1936.