A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
The story of the Mexican American miners whose labor battles shaped the course of Arizona history.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
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.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.