William Burroughs was an iconoclast who himself became an icon.
The death of Longoria tore a Texas town apart and sparked a civil rights movement.
Watch the story of the real mad men – and women – who changed the way we feel, see, and buy.
When the ANC won power in South Africa, they had to govern alongside their oppressors.
It's not every 77-year-old American Jewish woman who becomes president of a South American nation.
Meet Jewish anthropologist Melville Herskovits, who exploded myths about African Americans.
A rugby team's plane crashes, leaving them stranded and desperate for 72 days.
Discover one Bulgarian town's identity crisis involving war, nuclear power, and giant mosquitoes.
Follow members of the Zionist elite from birth to the crisis that weakened the kibbutz movement.
The role of Cuban revolutionaries in the people's struggles in Africa.
Donald Crowhurst entered the very first solo around-the-world boat race. He was quickly over his head.
Families of those killed under dictator Spanish General Francisco Franco search for answers.
Vardan Hovhannisyan tries to come to terms with the Karabakh War between Armenia and Azerbaijan.
Hannah Senesh was the World War II-era poet and diarist who became a and modern-day Joan of Arc.
"It was like the fates were telling us we have to be together for 50 years."
Explore the largely untold story of industrialized hard rock mining in Butte, Montana.