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.
January 2010: In the “buckle of the Bible Belt,” ten churches burn to the ground in just over a month, igniting the largest criminal investigation in East Texas history.
Crew members, families, and fishermen still haunted by the 2010 explosion of the Deepwater Horizon rig provide gripping first-hand accounts of their experiences.
Brakeless examines whether Japanese society’s pursuit of efficiency at all costs caused a deadly train crash.
Filmmaker returns to the scene of the crime to explore why he became a bank robber as a teenager.
The chilling story of a Guatemalan man who anticipated his own murder.
The fateful journey of Osama bin Laden’s former bodyguard and a prisoner at Guantanamo.
A longtime feud between the city of Philadelphia and radical urban group MOVE came to a deadly climax.
See how a secret Mississippi spy agency sought to preserve segregation during the Civil Rights era.
In 1988 a group of Vietnamese boat people attempted to flee their country in search of freedom.
Muslim women from a small town in South India deliver justice in their own courts.
What happened to the children who disappeared during the Salvadoran civil war?
Witness the tragic side of the immigration debate.
Take a hard look at the War on Drugs.
Are multinational corporations bleeding Africa dry?
The most shocking cover up in the United States military is not what you would expect.
A filmmaker traces the fate of Argentina's disappeared.
See how a 26-year-old documentary became vital forensic evidence in the trial of a dictator.
Desperately seeking Kony (and justice) in Uganda.
One year in the life of a city grappling with violence.
A 16-year-old Muslim girl in Harlem is picked up by the FBI on suspicion of being a terrorist.
An heir to the largest white-owned estate in Kenya stands accused of murdering a black poacher on his land.
A Chilean judge investigates criminal cases filed against former dictator Augusto Pinochet.
The FBI called the Environmental Liberation Front America's number one domestic terroism threat.
What led Cyntoia — who grew-up in a reasonable home environment — to this tragic end?
Embodying two spirits
One woman filed a historic lawsuit that forever changed the relationship between religion and schools.
Vichea spearheaded a workers rights movement in Cambodia and paid the highest price.
She made a split-second decision that changed everything.
Two female lawyers in Cameroon are helping the Muslim women in their village fight against abuse.