Former civil rights activists raised in the South recount how their commitment to nonviolence was sorely tested by the extreme hostility and mob violence they encountered.
Mr. Tornado is the remarkable story of the man whose groundbreaking work in research and applied science saved thousands of lives and helped Americans prepare for and respond to dangerous weather phenomena.
Explore the life and times of L. Frank Baum, creator of the beloved The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.
A riveting account of the event that helped give rise to the modern American militia movement.
The Freedom Riders represented a cross-section of America – black and white, young and old, religious and secular.
In 1947, 16 men—eight black and eight white—boarded a bus to test compliance with a recent Supreme Court ruling that outlawed segregation on interstate bus travel.
A student at Fisk University in Tennessee, Diane Nash became the leader of the Nashville Student Movement.