In 1936, Walter Reuther fought auto makers to recognize the United Auto Workers. GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.