in 1931, Grace Hubbard Fortescue received a one-hour sentence for murdering a local Hawaiian accused of raping her daughter.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
The coal miners' battle for dignity led to the largest armed insurrection since the American Civil War.
A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.