The acquittal of the murderers of Chicago teen Emmett Till mobilized the civil rights movement.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
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.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.