Last Words
S1, EP7 "Last Words"
On Demand
John Brown and his remaining army take a last stand as more federal troops descend upon Harper's Ferry; with John Brown captured, Onion, truly on his own, risks his life to say his goodbyes to Brown.
Original Air Date: Nov 15, 2020 • Showtime East • 45m
Jesus Is Walkin'
S1, EP6 "Jesus Is Walkin'"
On Demand
The plan to take control of the nation's largest armory at Harper's Ferry is finally put into action. However, a crucial mistake by Onion threatens the success of the entire operation. John Brown's army takes hostages, grabbing the attention of an angry mob and local militia. With shots firing, Onion is sent out to get reinforcements.
Original Air Date: Nov 08, 2020 • Showtime East • 45m
Hiving the Bees
S1, EP5 "Hiving the Bees"
On Demand
Onion and new recruit John Cook head to Harper's Ferry to prepare for the arrival of John Brown and his army. However, Onion struggles to recruit more African-American soldiers and Brown's arrival with daughter Annie creates a new distraction: true love.
Original Air Date: Nov 01, 2020 • Showtime East • 50m
Smells Like Bear
S1, EP4 "Smells Like Bear"
On Demand
John and Onion continue their fundraising mission, heading to Canada on foot; the legendary Harriet Tubman endorses Brown in a room full of new recruits.
Original Air Date: Oct 25, 2020 • Showtime East • 45m
Mister Fred
S1, EP3 "Mister Fred"
On Demand
John Brown and Onion travel north, taking refuge at the home of Frederick Douglass and his two wives; Brown and Douglass clash over methodology.
Original Air Date: Oct 18, 2020 • Showtime East • 46m
A Wicked Plot
S1, EP2 "A Wicked Plot"
On Demand
Onion and fellow slave Bob run into pro-slavery red shirts who take them to the slave-trading town of Pikesville, Mo.
Original Air Date: Oct 11, 2020 • Showtime East • 46m
Meet the Lord
S1, EP1 "Meet the Lord"
On Demand
A young slave living in the Kansas territory in 1856 has a fateful run-in with abolitionist John Brown, who frees him and nicknames him Onion.
Original Air Date: Oct 04, 2020 • Showtime East • 57m