Hear the stories of a transforming American culture and its broad diversity. Each documentary profile reveals the guts, grit and glamour of a changing America. Journalist and filmmaker Natasha Del Toro hosts.
America’s top gumshoes leave no stone unturned as they travel around the country to explore the stories behind local folklore, prominent figures, and family legends.
Part 1 of 3. The story of comic-book superheroes starts during the Depression and WWII years, when star-spangled heroes were in demand. The 1950s saw comic books come under government scrutiny, however, due to their popularity with kids.