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.
A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
The Chiricahua Apache medicine man and warrior who refused to accept white man's 'civilization.' Part of The Wild West collection.
In 1969, homosexuality was illegal in almost every state... but that was about to change. The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
The international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.