Visit the unlikely breeding ground for some of America's most creative and defiant music.
See how a secret Mississippi spy agency sought to preserve segregation during the Civil Rights era.
Alice Walker made history as the first African American woman to win a Pulitzer Prize.
See how two grassroots coalitions fought to turn AIDS from a death sentence into a manageable condition.
Two Iraqis who supported the U.S. mission in their own country find themselves strangers in a strange land.
Follow Ali's battle to overturn the five-year prison sentence he received for refusing U.S. military service.
Follow a tumultuous year in the life of developer Sharif El-Gamal.
The consequences of California’s Proposition 8 vote are revealed through several personal stories.
An American aid worker fights to save the lives of Iraqis who helped the U.S. reconstruction effort.
What happened to the children who disappeared during the Salvadoran civil war?
Witness the human side of the debate surrounding biotechnology and the future of farming.
Take a hard look at the War on Drugs.
While many activists were taking it to the streets, Whitney Young, Jr. was taking it to the boardroom.
Robinson is the first openly gay person to become a bishop in the historic traditions of Christendom.
See how a 26-year-old documentary became vital forensic evidence in the trial of a dictator.
Remembering the beginnings of the AIDS crisis.
Daisy Bates was a feminist before the term was coined.
A look back at the Black Power movement.
Part 1: Road to Resistance
Part 2: The New Generation
Part 3: From Selma to Soweto
Part 4: The Bottom Line
Part 5: Free At Last
A 16-year-old Muslim girl in Harlem is picked up by the FBI on suspicion of being a terrorist.
A five-part series chronicling the history of the global anti-apartheid movement.
Embodying two spirits
A filmmaker gets caught in the crossfire of controversy over a massive dam project in rural India.
Follow the unlikely story of America's original shock-jock.
Bigotry knocked her down ... but her music knocked back.
Three decades ago, two Crow Indian adoptees died after running away. No one knew why.