Hardtalk Episode guide

  1. 22/09/2014

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

    First broadcast: 22 Sep 2014

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  2. 19/09/2014

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

    First broadcast: 19 Sep 2014

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  3. 17/09/2014

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

    First broadcast: 17 Sep 2014

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  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. President of Ukraine - Petro Poroshenko

    Can Ukraine and Russia avoid all-out war?

    First broadcast: 08 Sep 2014

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  7. President, Georgia - Giorgi Margvelashvili

    What's his advice to Nato?

    First broadcast: 05 Sep 2014

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Economist - Jeremy Rifkin

    Are we entering a post-capitalist age?

    First broadcast: 11 Aug 2014

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  17. 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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  18. Artist - Ai Weiwei

    An interview with the Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei.

    First broadcast: 06 Aug 2014

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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. Prime Minister, Moldova - Iurie Leanca

    Can Moldova's bid for EU membership avoid a tug of war between Russia and the EU?

    First broadcast: 30 Jul 2014

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  22. Ama Ata Aidoo - Author

    How much is there really to celebrate about being female in Africa?

    First broadcast: 28 Jul 2014

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  23. Former Deputy Defence Minister, Israel - Danny Danon

    How does Danny Danon justify the high Palestinian death toll?

    First broadcast: 25 Jul 2014

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  24. Former Education Minister, Nigeria - Obiageli Ezekwesili

    Has Nigeria failed the girls kidnapped by Boko Haram and their families?

    First broadcast: 23 Jul 2014

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  25. Naturalist and Wildlife Film-maker - Chris Packham

    Is it time to radically rethink man’s relationship with the natural world?

    First broadcast: 21 Jul 2014

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  26. South African Writer and Nobel Laureate - Nadine Gordimer

    Is modern South Africa what she hoped it would be?

    First broadcast: 18 Jul 2014

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  27. Lord High Chancellor, 2003 – 2007 - Lord Falconer

    Can Attorney-General Lord Falconer defend the Assisted Dying Bill?

    First broadcast: 16 Jul 2014

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