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After 21-year-old Matthew Shepard was found savagely beaten and left to die in Laramie, Wyoming, the town was forced to confront itself in the reflective glare of national spotlight.
A woman has an unexpected lunch date as she waits for her train, illustrating issues of stereotyping.
Over 8,000 children and teenagers were forcibly sterilized at The Lynchburg Colony for the Epileptic and Feebleminded in Virginia between 1927 and 1972, the state claiming they had hereditary defects.
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.
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 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.
Harvey Milk was the first openly gay person elected to political office in California as San Francisco City Supervisor. He was assassinated in November 1978, along with Mayor George Moscone.
A high school teacher conducts a classroom experiment, introducing rules and behavior codes in a systematic, calculated way to illustrate obedience and community in Nazi Germany.