From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.