Five African American women quilters and freedom-fighters from Gee’s Bend, Alabama, share their cultural and family heritage of quilting.
Atlanta-based artist and musician Lonnie Holley finds healing in the transformative power of art.
Meet a young Syrian refugee who was granted asylum in Canada after fleeing torture and imprisonment by the Assad regime.
A 16-year-old Alaskan Native leaves his tiny village to compete in a basketball tournament hundreds of miles across frozen tundra.
Meet two survivors of the Iran-Iraq war who meet again years later under remarkable circumstances.
Marie Wilcox is the last fluent speaker of Wukchumni and created a dictionary to keep her language alive.
An environmental activist risks injury and incarceration to protect an ancient redwood grove in Humboldt county.
Meet a Honduran man who embraces resilience and overcomes adversity, poverty and the debilitating effects of polio.
Meet 88-year-old Bermudian Johnny Barnes, who devotes six hours each day to an endearing traffic ritual.
Meet an accomplished calligraphy and Zen teacher, Kazuaki Tanahashi, who was born and trained in Japan.