Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
The international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
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.
Men and women, black and white, risked their lives to carve an elaborate network of escape routes out of slavery.