The acclaimed author unpacks his text on the single most important piece of legislation passed by Congress in American history—the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Ambar examines the role of race, religion and identity politics in the U.S. and U.K. with a look at a 1964 debate speech given by controversial civil rights leader Malcolm X.
The Pulitzer Prize winner explains her interest in the charismatic leader about whom she writes in her latest text, The Crusades of Cesar Chavez.
The award-winning writer dissects his groundbreaking biography of the controversial Black activist, Stokely Carmichael.
The award-winning author discusses his choice of President Woodrow Wilson as a biography subject.
The world mourns the loss of a man who dedicated his life to fighting for equality. Nelson Mandela was a defiance symbol of how one man can make a difference.
The noted presidential biographer assesses the contributions of President Kennedy’s brain trust to the successes and failures of his administration.
As the U.S. marks the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination, Stone looks back at his 1991 blockbuster film, JFK, and forward to new projects.
Haysbert shares lessons learned from his participation as host of a moving documentary miniseries that explores the Civil War.
The author of 16 books, the Harvard scholar talks about his latest project, the book & PBS series, The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross.