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American Experience

Part 1 | The Vote | American Experience

One hundred years after the passage of the 19th Amendment, The Vote tells the dramatic culmination story of the hard-fought campaign waged by American women for the right to vote, a transformative cultural and political movement that resulted in the largest expansion of voting rights in U.S. history.

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Freedom Summer

Shattering the foundations of white supremacy over 10 memorable weeks in 1964.
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Jesse Owens

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Part 2 | Clinton

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Part 1 | Clinton

One of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
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The story behind civil rights activists who challenged segregation in the American South.
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Stonewall Uprising

The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.
Season 23 Episode 9
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The Greely Expedition

The 1881 scientific mission to the Arctic that ended with death and cannibalism.
Season 23 Episode 5
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The Polio Crusade

In the 1950's a Polio outbreak swept the U.S., devastating communities nationwide.
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Test Tube Babies

Researchers face controversy while conceiving babies through in vitro fertilization.
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Annie Oakley

Annie Oakley won fame and fortune as the little lady who never missed a shot.
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