The only surviving speaker from the 1963 March on Washington, Lewis reflects on his involvement—as a then-23-year-old student leader—in what would become a turning point for the civil rights movement.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the three-part history of the civil rights movement and its most charismatic leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., sets the frame for the 1963 march.
President of the 100-year-old NLADA, Wallace assesses the negative impact of sequestration on the legal system in the U.S.
The Emmy and Oscar nominee reflects on his romantic lead role in the highly praised indie film Still Mine.
A leader of the autism advocacy movement, Grandin shares some of her own experiences with the disorder, as detailed in her book, The Autistic Brain.
The legendary figure in the struggle for justice in America shares some of the lessons learned about activism and social change.
Feal explains his passion in fighting for justice for first responders of the 9/11 terrorist attack on the U.S.
An activist in her own right, Evers-Williams reflects on the legacy of her slain husband.
We celebrate our landmark 2,000th show on PBS with highlights from some of our enlightening, encouraging and empowering conversations over the past 10 years.
The longtime activist and Tony-winning playwright—of Vagina Monologue fame—explains the motivation for her latest text, In the Body of the World.