Hardtalk Episode guide

  1. 08/10/2014

    In-depth, hard-hitting interviews with newsworthy personalities.

    First broadcast: 08 Oct 2014

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  2. 06/10/2014

    In-depth, hard-hitting interviews with newsworthy personalities.

    First broadcast: 06 Oct 2014

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  3. 03/10/2014

    In-depth, hard-hitting interviews with newsworthy personalities.

    First broadcast: 03 Oct 2014

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  4. Economist - Lord Stern

    British climate economist, Lord Nicholas Stern on the climate and economy

    First broadcast: 01 Oct 2014

  5. Opera Singer - Jessye Norman

    Has Jessye Norman's talent helped tear down the barriers of America's segregated south?

    First broadcast: 29 Sep 2014

  6. UK Deputy Prime Minister 1995-1997- Lord Heseltine

    Is the UK in the throes of a dangerous identity crisis?

    First broadcast: 26 Sep 2014

  7. Political Scientist - Francis Fukuyama

    Has a quarter century of global tumult changed his mind about the end of history?

    First broadcast: 24 Sep 2014

  8. Neuroscientist - Professor Susan Greenfield

    Are our screen habits damaging brain development?

    First broadcast: 22 Sep 2014

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  9. Chief Prosecutor, ICC, 2003 to 2012 - Luis Moreno-Ocampo

    Why has the International Criminal Court failed to deliver on its promise?

    First broadcast: 19 Sep 2014

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  10. Peter Bofinger - Member of the German Council of Economic Experts

    Is the dominance of Germany's economic model now Europe's biggest problem?

    First broadcast: 17 Sep 2014

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  11. Professor of Geography, University of Oxford - Danny Dorling

    Can we afford the world's super-rich and what have they ever done for us?

    First broadcast: 15 Sep 2014

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  12. Singer, Songwriter and Guitarist - Chrissie Hynde

    Is lead frontwoman of the band The Pretenders still in love with rock n roll?

    First broadcast: 12 Sep 2014

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  13. President of European Commission - Jose Manuel Barroso

    What can his successor expect from the job?

    First broadcast: 10 Sep 2014

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  14. President of Ukraine - Petro Poroshenko

    Can Ukraine and Russia avoid all-out war?

    First broadcast: 08 Sep 2014

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  15. President, Georgia - Giorgi Margvelashvili

    What's his advice to Nato?

    First broadcast: 05 Sep 2014

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  16. Ambassador-at-large, Ukraine Foreign Ministry - Olexander Scherba

    Can Kiev afford to risk all-out war with Moscow?

    First broadcast: 03 Sep 2014

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  17. Minister of Intelligence, Israel - Yuval Steinitz

    For all the destruction in Gaza, has Israel's position been strengthened or weakened?

    First broadcast: 29 Aug 2014

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  18. Writer and film-maker - Xiaolu Guo

    What should the role of the artist or writer be in China today?

    First broadcast: 27 Aug 2014

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  19. General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the UK - Bishop Angaelos

    Do Christians have a future in the Arab world?

    First broadcast: 25 Aug 2014

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  20. Special Assistant to the US Ambassador to Iraq, 2003 - 2009, Ali Khedery

    What is Barack Obama's strategy in the Middle East?

    First broadcast: 22 Aug 2014

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  21. Afghan Presidential Candidate - Abdullah Abdullah

    Is Abdullah Abdullah currently acting in Afghanistan’s interest, or his own?

    First broadcast: 20 Aug 2014

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  22. Doctor and Activist - Dr Mads Gilbert

    Does being a political activist interfere with work as a medic and humanitarian?

    First broadcast: 18 Aug 2014

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  23. Secretary General of NATO - Anders Fogh Rasmussen

    Can NATO make the world a safer place? If not is it time it went into retirement?

    First broadcast: 13 Aug 2014

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  24. Economist - Jeremy Rifkin

    Are we entering a post-capitalist age?

    First broadcast: 11 Aug 2014

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  25. Andrei Konchalovsky – Russian Film Director

    Can Russia's experience of World War One help explain what is going on today?

    First broadcast: 08 Aug 2014

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  26. Artist - Ai Weiwei

    An interview with the Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei.

    First broadcast: 06 Aug 2014

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  27. Karl von Habsburg

    The great nephew of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, who was assassinated in June 1914

    First broadcast: 04 Aug 2014

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  28. TV Host - Jerry Springer

    Critics say his show is cynical and manipulative TV, but does he care?

    First broadcast: 01 Aug 2014

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