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  1. 27/08/2014

    Shahidha Bari travels to Abu Dhabi to see 'Million's Poet', a televised competition to ...

    First broadcast: 27 Aug 2014

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  2. Native American News

    TV made in the US by tribal people and watched - at its height - by 50 million people

    First broadcast: 26 Aug 2014

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  3. War, Lies and Audiotape

    Did President Johnson take his country to war with Vietnam on a lie, or was he misled?

    First broadcast: 23 Aug 2014

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  4. Grapes of Wrath Revisited

    The classic novel, a parable of America's Great Depression, as applied to the US today

    First broadcast: 19 Aug 2014

  5. Roots Reggae and Rebellion

    How Rastafari turned from an ostracised religious sect into a global phenomenon

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  6. A Day in the Life of an Immigration Lawyer

    Harjap Singh Bhangal gives advice to migrants seeking visas to work and live in Britain

    First broadcast: 12 Aug 2014

  7. Damming Afghanistan: Lost Stories from Helmand

    Monica Whitlock tells the unexpected story of the Helmand valley dam complex

    First broadcast: 09 Aug 2014

  8. Afghanistan Death Lists

    A list of people killed by the authorities in Afghanistan has been unearthed

    First broadcast: 06 Aug 2014

  9. Colombia's Lost Children

    The ex-guerrilla fighters in Colombia looking for the children they had to give up

    First broadcast: 05 Aug 2014

  10. A Tale of Two Theatres

    A guide through the politically charged arts scene of Turkey

    First broadcast: 30 Jul 2014

  11. Yemen’s Swap Marriages

    Yemen’s sibling ‘swap’ marriages, where if one couple divorces, the other has to do too

    First broadcast: 29 Jul 2014

  12. Open Eye: Crying Meri

    How men are getting way with murder and violence against women in Papua New Guinea

    First broadcast: 26 Jul 2014

  13. I Don't Remember the War

    Six young writers explore a great grandparent's involvement in World War One

    First broadcast: 26 Jul 2014

  14. The War Widows of Afghanistan

    British and Afghan women share their stories of being widowed by the same war

    First broadcast: 23 Jul 2014

  15. At the End of Death Row

    Following recent botched executions, what is the future of the death penalty in the US?

    First broadcast: 22 Jul 2014

  16. Three Continents, Three Generations

    The experiences of Kenyan Asians from Empire, identity, discrimination and migration

    First broadcast: 16 Jul 2014

  17. Back to Charm School

    Can Glaswegian native charm be given a polish in time for the Commonwealth Games?

    First broadcast: 15 Jul 2014

  18. No Destination

    Satish Kumar relives his 8000 mile walk for world peace, from New Delhi to Washington DC

    First broadcast: 12 Jul 2014

  19. Bombay Jazz

    When American violinist Leon Abbey brought his jazz band to Bombay, it left a legacy

    First broadcast: 09 Jul 2014

  20. Yellow Cab Blues

    Meet New York City's rookie taxi drivers, mostly immigrants grappling with a new culture

    First broadcast: 08 Jul 2014

  21. My Family’s Fight for Civil Rights

    Baroness Oona King discovers her American family’s role in the fight for equality

    First broadcast: 02 Jul 2014

  22. Rebel Rebel

    How and why cricket tours of Apartheid era South Africa took place despite a boycott

    First broadcast: 28 Jun 2014

  23. The Great Space Hunt

    The dangers of asteroids: "If we do nothing, they are guaranteed to hit us"

    First broadcast: 25 Jun 2014

  24. Misers, Bling and the Money Thing

    What influences people's attitudes towards money?

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  25. The Iraq Crisis: What Next?

    What does the Iraq crisis mean for the people, the region and the rest of the world?

    First broadcast: 20 Jun 2014

  26. Moscow on Thames

    Why are the Russian business elite choosing London as a destination to live in?

    First broadcast: 18 Jun 2014

  27. World War One

    How WW1 affected populations beyond the European front line

    First broadcast: 14 Jun 2014

  28. What Does Putin Want?

    Edward Stourton examines Vladimir Putin’s strategic vision for Eastern Europe

    First broadcast: 10 Jun 2014

  29. The Women of the Arab Spring

    Tales of bravery and defiance from the women of the Arab Spring

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  30. D-Day Dames

    The American women reporters determined to cover World War Two

    First broadcast: 06 Jun 2014

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