The story of the Mexican American miners whose labor battles shaped the course of Arizona history. It was only in 1946 that a two-tier wage system for white and Mexican Americans was abolished.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.
The trial of nine falsely accused African American teens in Alabama would draw North and South into their sharpest conflict since the Civil War.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
The international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.