When the Los Angeles riots break out in the streets of their neighborhood, a young boy and his mother learn the values of getting along with others no matter what their background or nationality.
The Christmas Menorahs: How a Town Fought Hate
Describes how people in Billings, Montana joined together to fight a series of hate crimes against a Jewish family.
Goin' Someplace Special
In segregated 1950s Nashville, a young African American girl braves a series of indignities and obstacles to get to one of the few integrated places in town: the public library.
When Reenie and her mother, who are African Americans, go fishing, Reenie decides to share the secret of their success with their needy white neighbors.
To thank old Eula for her wonderful Sunday chicken dinners, the children sell decorated eggs and buy her a beautiful Easter hat.
Mr. Lincoln's Way
When Mr. Lincoln, "the coolest principal in the whole world," discovers that Eugene, the school bully, knows a lot about birds, he uses this interest to help Eugene overcome his intolerance.
The Skin I'm In: A First Look at Racism
A simple explanation of racism, its basic causes, and the ways in which it can lead to unfair practices.
When Yoko brings sushi to school for lunch, her classmates make fun of what she eats--until one of them tries it for himself.
In 1964, Joe is pleased that a new law will allow his best friend John Henry, who is colored, to share the town pool and other public places with him, but he is dismayed to find that prejudice still exists.
Apple Pie Fourth of July
A Chinese American child fears that the food her parents are preparing to sell on the Fourth of July will not be eaten.
The Other Side
Two girls, one white and one black, gradually get to know each other as they sit on the fence that divides their town.