A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
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 Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.