The makers of The Abolitionists describe making a film about a "transformative moment in American history that stemmed from the actions of ordinary individuals."
An in-depth look at an exceptional baseball player and committed humanitarian who challenged racial discrimination to become baseball’s first Latino superstar.
Discover the fascinating story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, the groundbreaking cryptanalyst who helped bring down gangsters and break up a Nazi spy ring in South America. Her work helped lay the foundation for modern codebreaking today.
Abolitionist William Lloyd Garrison introduces self-emancipated Frederick Douglass.
The daughter of one of South Carolina's first families, Angelina Grimke believed slavery was a sin.
Douglass's first experience of slavery — watching his aunt being brutally beaten — would haunt him to his grave.