The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
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 evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.