Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
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.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
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.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
The Freedom Summer of 1964 saw whites and blacks coming together in a nonviolent army to bring national attention to the struggle for racial equality.