The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
In 1969, homosexuality was illegal in almost every state... but that was about to change. The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
The story of the American civil rights movement is told through its powerful music -- the freedom songs that protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in police wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
The acquittal of the murderers of Chicago teen Emmett Till mobilized the civil rights movement.