In March of 1971 a group of citizens broke into a small FBI office in Pennsylvania, took every file, and shared them with the public, exposing the FBI's illegal surveillance program of law-abiding Americans. Now, these anonymous citizens share their story
A shepherd-student in a harshly divided region of China forms an integrated baseball team.
The New Black premieres on PBS Independent Lens on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
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.
This multi-platform project puts the power of new technologies into the hands of young change agents.
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.
In India, children may be the best agents of change.