How does the stock market crash of October 1987 compare to the 1929 Wall Street Crash?
Colonel Oliver North's brief moment as a popular hero to a minority in the US.
President Reagan's controversial nomination of Judge Robert Bork to the Supreme Court.
The origins of the Labor Day holiday and the role of trade unions in the US.
Colonel Oliver North gives evidence about his involvement in the Iran-Contra scandal.
Testing immigrants for disease, the spread of AIDS, and the rise of skin cancer.
The re-emergence of Richard Nixon into public life after the Watergate scandal.
Security concerns at the US embassy in Moscow and at the founding of the UN in 1945.
The effect of the Iranian arms for hostages deal on President Reagan's popularity.
6/6 Lord McCluskey concludes his lectures on the state of the British legal system.
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