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  1. Africans in the Holy Land

    The experiences of people from three different communities in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv

    First broadcast: 19 Apr 2014

  2. Preparing for Disaster

    Meet the 'Preppers', people who are fearful of the future and preparing for disaster

    First broadcast: 15 Apr 2014

  3. Manchester: A City United

    How the city of Manchester shocked the world and helped shape the modern age

    First broadcast: 12 Apr 2014

  4. Mapping the Void

    The volunteers who are mapping the world's unmapped places and people

    First broadcast: 08 Apr 2014

  5. A Good Man in Rwanda

    How Senegalese captain Mbaye Diagne saved hundreds of lives during the Rwandan genocide

    First broadcast: 05 Apr 2014

  6. The Mystery of Flight 370

    How can an aeroplane go missing in the 21st Century?

    First broadcast: 04 Apr 2014

  7. Crypto Wars

    The history of the war between government and geeks to control computer cryptography

    First broadcast: 02 Apr 2014

  8. A Taste Of Freedom

    Highlights of the Freedom 2014 season on the BBC World Service, with moving stories and...

    First broadcast: 02 Apr 2014

  9. Nigeria's Working Children

    The Nigerian boys who have to work to support their families, at high cost to themselves

    First broadcast: 01 Apr 2014

  10. The Man Who Went Looking For Freedom

    The story of Ion Bugan, who was arrested and jailed after a protest in communist Romania.

    First broadcast: 29 Mar 2014

  11. The Missing Migrants

    Tracing the families of undocumented migrants who died on their journey into the USA.

    First broadcast: 29 Mar 2014

  12. Guns in America

    Three unexpected stories on how guns feature in American culture

    First broadcast: 29 Mar 2014

  13. Brazil: Confronting the Past

    Fifty years after the coup, Brazil is dealing with the legacy of its long dictatorship

    First broadcast: 25 Mar 2014

  14. All that Stands in the Way

    What is standing in the way of girls achieving equality?

    First broadcast: 22 Mar 2014

  15. 'Blacks Only'

    Is comedy in South Africa challenging the continuing legacy of inequality?

    First broadcast: 22 Mar 2014

  16. India - Press for Sale

    Does 'paid media' threaten democracy and press freedom?

    First broadcast: 18 Mar 2014

  17. Where are you Going?

    Stories from people all over the world, uncovered by simply asking 'Where are you going?'

    First broadcast: 15 Mar 2014

  18. Freedom to Broadcast Hate

    The television channels accused of spreading religious intolerance in the Middle East

    First broadcast: 15 Mar 2014

  19. Is the UK Press Free?

    How safe are the traditional freedoms of the UK’s newspapers?

    First broadcast: 12 Mar 2014

  20. China in Vogue

    Fashion magazines, consumerism, and the changing face of Chinese fashion

    First broadcast: 11 Mar 2014

  21. Will Carlos Acosta Get to the Pointe

    Ballet star Carlos Acosta takes on saving an abandoned ballet school in Cuba

    First broadcast: 08 Mar 2014

  22. Freedom to be Single

    Widowed, divorced or single by choice - the discrimination faced by single women in India

    First broadcast: 08 Mar 2014

  23. Designing a Dream

    Two women - one rich, one poor - navigating their way through the global fashion industry

    First broadcast: 08 Mar 2014

  24. The Human Voice

    What’s happening to us physiologically, chemically and psychologically when we sing?

    First broadcast: 05 Mar 2014

  25. Freedom of the Mind

    Ingrid Betancourt explores how people’s minds can be free while they are in captivity

    First broadcast: 04 Mar 2014

  26. The Persian Underground

    How Iranian musicians are finding ways to break the restrictions on public performance

    First broadcast: 26 Feb 2014

  27. Guantanamo Voices

    Ex-Guantanamo detainees talk about freedom and how jail changed their lives and thinking

    First broadcast: 25 Feb 2014

  28. Missing Histories: China and Japan - Part Two

    They are Asia’s economic giants – yet Japan and China's past continues to cause tensions

    First broadcast: 22 Feb 2014

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