Season 32 Episode 1 | 1h 52m 52s
McCarthy chronicles the rise and fall of Joseph McCarthy, the Wisconsin senator whose zealous anti-communist crusade would test the limits of American decency and democracy.
Aired: 01/06/20 | Expired: 12/31/22 |
Extras From This Episode
Chapter 1 | McCarthy
Clip: S32 Ep1 | 8m 50s
Joseph McCarthy: Senator of Anti-Communism
Clip: S32 Ep1 | 1m 6s
Langston Hughes on Trial
Clip: S32 Ep1 | 4m 39s
Part 2 | The Vote | American Experience
S32 Ep10 | 1h 52m 58s
Part 1 | The Vote | American Experience
S32 Ep9 | 1h 52m 53s
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The Chinese Six Companies
On May 28, 1900, San Francisco policemen formed a perimeter around Chinatown as officials diagnosed bubonic plague in the neighborhood and wanted to quarantine the nearly 20,000 residents. As tensions flared, an influential group of merchants known as the Chinese Six Companies sprang into action.Watch
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