The legal efforts by a team of African American lawyers to eradicate segregation case by case and state by state ultimately led to the landmark Brown v. Board of Education in 1954.
During the 1960s the Ku Klux Klan would rise again in the most progressive southern state.
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.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
Men and women, black and white, risked their lives to carve an elaborate network of escape routes out of slavery.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
The story of the Mexican American miners whose labor battles shaped the course of Arizona history.