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 international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
This acclaimed 14-hour series covers all of the major events of the civil rights movement from 1954-1985, tracing African Americans' struggle for equality and justice.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.