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Schools taught Native Americans to imitate white men in a liberal "civilizing" mission in 1875. This is a story of cultural genocide--a humanist experiment gone bad.
Nine months prior to WWII, Britain conducted a rescue mission, known as the Kindertransport, and opened its doors to 10,000 children at risk from the Nazi regime.
Jehovah’s Witnesses were able to stand firm against Nazi assault, refusing to support Hitler’s regime. Their actions in the face of tyranny raise important moral and ethical issues.
These ten short documentary films portray the courage and endurance of Jews who fought to save not only their lives, but also their culture and values.
These rare films present us with important images of daily life in Jewish communities as it was before the Nazi invasion in pre-WWII Poland.
Latino Americans are America’s largest minority group today. This documentary provides a close look at their diverse history, culture, and life.
The desegregation movement that transformed the South during the 1960s began at Central High School in Little Rock. To mark the 50th anniversary, this film examines challenges facing American education today.
Writer Jesus Colon reflects on a dilemma he experienced on a late-night New York train.
How does race affect the way Americans view ourselves and others — in the past, present, and future? This series looks for answers in diverse communities.
Maya Lin, the Chinese American sculptor who designed the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, is able to address major issues of our time through the power of art.
This cinematic document portrays the rise and fall of German fascism and the worldwide destruction that followed in its wake.
This 1945 film features footage of gas chambers, the crematoria, and the starving, haunted survivors of Nazi death camps.