From the New York streets to the White House, many can identify with Robert Burns’ ethos
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Robert Burns’ philosophy is best summed up by his poem, “A Man’s A Man for A’ That”

The influence of Scotland's National Bard extends far beyond his home.

Robert Burns' philosophy is best summed up by his poem, "A Man's A Man for A' That".

Watch "Burns in the USA" on BBC Two Scotland on Wednesday, 25 January, at 21:00.

  • 25 Jan 2017