4/5 Writer Farah Ghuznavi explains why she no longer sees the Commonwealth as an irrelevance.
3/5 Author Noah Richler asks if Canada still needs ties like the Commonwealth.
2/5 Historian Fakir Aijazuddin on Pakistan's chequered relationship with the Commonwealth.
1/5 Exploring the Commonwealth's history. Has it made a difference and does it have a future?
Anne McElvoy considers how Germans see their country's cultural role.
Exploring the background to the pacifism which was central to Britten's creative vision.
5/5 How rising inflation in 1973 challenged the progressive ideals of the 1968 generation.
4/5 Michael Goldfarb on the personal and political disruption the 1973 Opec oil embargo caused
3/5 Michael Goldfarb on the moment when the Watergate scandal became a constitutional crisis.
2/5 Michael Goldfarb explores the meaning of the October War between Israel and its neighbours