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Emmett Till, a black boy from Chicago, didn’t realize he had broken Jim Crow laws in Mississippi by whistling at a white woman until it was too late.
This resource details the events that unfolded in China and Japan in the years leading up to World War II and the war crimes known today as the Nanjing Atrocities.
This 6-part series from The History Channel explores the history of the Third Reich, using recently discovered documents and archival footage from former Soviet-Bloc nations.
The simple act of forgiveness can have powerful consequences and may lead to a personal and spiritual transformation.
Students at urban and suburban high schools want equally to go to college, but do they get the same preparation?
Two Holocaust survivors accidentally meet and renew an old argument over religious faith in light of the Holocaust and how it has changed their lives.
Each of these short video modules focuses on an important dilemma raised by the International Criminal Court in The Hague related to issues of sovereignty, impunity, and peace.
This resource guides students through a deep exploration of the pivotal era of American history when a nation divided by slavery and war was challenged to rebuild.
From the end of the Civil War to the dawn of the Civil Rights Movement, Southern blacks led lives of subordination maintained by white supremacist laws known as “Jim Crow.”
This films simultaneously tells the story of the legal campaign against segregation that launched the Civil Rights Movement and pays tribute to a visionary black lawyer, Charles Hamilton Houston.
This film explores the long struggle for black civil rights, reminding us that the pace of progress is often accompanied by conflict and compromise.
Designed for visitors to the Stax Museum of American Soul Music, this guide explores the social context of several classic soul songs that were produced during the civil rights movement.