Insight, wit and analysis from BBC correspondents around the world.
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Owen Bennett Jones with a 1996 essay by Gavin Esler on smalltown American life and values
Owen Bennett Jones with a despatch filed from the Arctic Circle by Kevin Connolly in 1994.
A special despatch from Martin Bell, reflecting in 1997 on news reporting and objectivity.
An archive despatch from Bob Jobbins: a 1984 journey through Burma's history and culture.
Allan Little's 1997 despatch from what was then Zaire: the last days of the Mobutu regime.
Owen Bennett Jones with personal reflections from the BBC's Lyse Doucet and Huw Williams.
Owen Bennett Jones presents wit and analysis from Michael Bristow and Lorraine Mallinder.
With personal insights from Mark Savage in northern Lebanon and Christine Finn in Paris.
Owen Bennett Jones with insights from BBC correspondents Chris Morris and Nick Thorpe.
Owen Bennett Jones introduces personal reflections from Tarik Kafala and Mary Novakovich.
Owen Bennett Jones with the pick of insight and analysis from BBC correspondents worldwide
Owen Bennett Jones with insights from BBC correspondents Mariko Oi and Damien McGuinness.
Owen Bennett Jones with tales from Jonathan Fryer in Algiers and Rahul Tandon in Calcutta.
Owen Bennett Jones with reflection from Steve Rosenberg in Moscow and Peter Day in London.
Owen Bennett Jones with personal insights from BBC reporters Mark Tully and Nick Thorpe.
Insight and reflection from Gabriel Gatehouse in Baghdad and Christine Finn in Utrecht.
Owen Bennett Jones with the pick of insight and analysis from correspondents worldwide.
Despatches from Craig Jeffrey and Duncan Forgan on social discord - and musical harmony.
Owen Bennett Jones introduces despatches from Italy by Alan Johnston and Dany Mitzman.
Personal stories, wit and analysis from BBC correspondents Mark Mardell and Rahul Tandon.
Owen Bennett Jones with despatches from Martin Plaut in Harare and Kate McGeown in Manila.