A portrait of President John F. Kennedy and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over his determination to keep the all-white University of Alabama segregated.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
The acquittal of the murderers of Chicago teen Emmett Till mobilized the civil rights movement.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
The legal efforts by a team of African American lawyers to eradicate segregation ultimately led to the landmark Brown v. Board of Education in 1954.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.