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True life stories. Join Matthew Bannister, Monday to Thursday. Includes our daily history programme Witness. Or join us for the best of Outlook on Saturdays.

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  • Burying Chile's Abandoned Babies

    Wed, 22 Apr 15

    Duration:
    51 mins

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    28 days remaining

    Bernarda Gallardo - Burying Chile's abandoned babies; Mike Bonanno - American political activist who performs outrageous stunts; Anna Lyndsey - British woman forced to live in the dark; Khadija Al-Salami - Yemeni film maker.

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  • Locked up for taking photos in Cairo

    Tue, 21 Apr 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    27 days remaining

    Shawkan - Egyptian photojournalist imprisoned without trial; disabled Austrian dancer Tanja Erhart; Joan Williams riding California's Rose Parade 57 years late; whistling Brit David Morris.

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  • Priest Saving Christians from ISIS

    Mon, 20 Apr 15

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    50 mins

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    26 days remaining

    Father Douglas Al-Bazi, a Catholic priest in Iraq helping victims of ISIS; celebrated British satirical cartoonist, Gerald Scarfe; Jan Vokes, the Welsh barmaid who bred a winning race horse against the odds; the writer Alexandra Fuller talks about growing up during the Rhodesian civil war.

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  • Water Man, Selfie stick, Overcoming Disability

    Sat, 18 Apr 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    24 days remaining

    The men who became each other's eyes and hands, the Chilean tenor who sung his way out of poverty, an early version of the selfie stick, farming buffalo in the snow, the Water man of India

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  • 'I am his eyes and he is my hands'

    Thu, 16 Apr 15

    Duration:
    51 mins

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    Two Chinese men - one blind and the other without arms - on their partnership to plant 10,000 trees; Irish travel writer Dervla Murphy; Anoyara Khatun and her child army against trafficking in India; musician Benjamin Clementine who started his career on the streets of Paris

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  • Justice for Abused Maid in Hong Kong

    Wed, 15 Apr 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    21 days remaining

    Indonesian maid in Hong Kong sees abusive employer jailed; Afro Pop band Mango Groove; Noa Mintz, 15 year old tycoon from New York; Hiroshi Ueda and his early version of the selfie stick.

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  • The Water Man of Rajasthan

    Tue, 14 Apr 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    Rajendra Singh: Helping rivers flow again in Rajasthan; Gerald Weaver: Novelist who had a glittering political career before a scandal put him in jail; Mary Portas: Britain's 'Queen of Shops'; Trey Lewis: Buffalo farmer in Maryland.

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  • Congolese soldier and US photographer

    Mon, 13 Apr 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

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    19 days remaining

    Michael Christopher Brown: the US photographer who befriended a Congolese soldier; Miguel Angel Pellao: The tenor from Chile who sung his way out of poverty; Hugo Lucitante: Fighting to save his ancestral homeland in Ecuador.

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  • Travel by Crate; Calligraphy; Four Farmers

    Sat, 11 Apr 15

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    Afghanistan's radio phone-in for love-sick teenagers; Rene Denfeld, the investigator on death row; the man who posted himself across the Pacific; Syrian calligrapher Khaled Al Saa'I; farms across the world

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  • My Nazi grandfather would have killed me

    Thu, 9 Apr 15

    Duration:
    51 mins

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    Jennifer Teege, the woman who discovered her grandfather was a Nazi war criminal; Khaled Al Saai, the Syrian calligrapher who fled into exile - his graphic art now reflects the destruction of his homeland; and Brian Robson, the man who nearly died trying to travel from Australia to Britain in a crate.

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