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 Harper's Ferry is finally put into action; however, a crucial mistake threatens the success of the entire operation. 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; Onion struggles to recruit more African-American soldiers and Brown's arrival with daughter Annie creates a new distraction.

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