An American Communist family flees to Moscow in the late 1920s to avoid imprisonment. In 1935 they return to America but can not bring their 5-year-old son.
The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
President Woodrow Wilson lead America during World War I, created the Federal Reserve, and helped create the League of Nations. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
In the early 1830s, Texas, ruled by Mexico, held 20,000 U.S. settlers and 4,000 Mexican Tejanos, forcing residents to pick sides.
With over a million already dead, heroic American soldiers and nurses served in the closing battles of World War I.