The legendary broadcaster recounts his first proper encounter with a native American.
Christina Greer asks what it means to be black in America today.
From Radio 2's Louis Armstrong Behind the Music, 3 Aug 2011
Oona King discovers her family's role in the fight for equality for African Americans.
Should the American Civil Liberties Union fight to protect the freedom of speech?
Clare Balding walks with a group of Native American women who live in the UK.
Truman and Clinton's attempts to transform the US armed forces.
Eight years after she first met him in Mississippi, Chloe Hadjimatheou searches for Tobias
Actor Clarke Peters tells the stories of the songs behind the civil rights movement.
A history of the role of women in the US military following a ruling on locker rooms.
Emmett Till was lynched in Mississippi in 1955. His death still haunts America.
Adam Smith on the Civil War law that is now the battleground for America's hottest issues.
The Last Poets discuss why they're still performing after 50 years.