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.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.