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Benjamin Zephaniah on Martin Luther King's words and his own dreams for Britain in 2020.
Jim Naughtie tours the US as the 2020 presidential campaign comes to a close.
Discussions on race in everyday life.
The functions, working lives and significance to us of rivers.
Mark Mardell on the culture, politics and experiences of black Americans.
Mark Mardell on the fractious yet intriguing story of Britain’s relationship with the EU.
A reading and discussion with some of our best-loved writers.
One family’s decision on whether to put a loved one into a care home.
Reports and interviews on our changing climate and environment
How is one primary school dealing with the cuts in educational funding?
As China celebrates its 70th Birthday, Mark Mardell looks at its past and its future
One true story. Two children. A family is being shattered; can a new one be created?
Professor Alun Hubbard's audio research diaries from his Greenland ice sheet expedition.
What impact is the National Tutoring Programme having on disadvantaged pupils?
Julia Donaldson recites 'The Christmas Pine', an ode by Trafalgar Square's Christmas Tree
Mark Mardell has been looking at what is the President's attitude to science
Mark Mardell explores the impact of high unemployment on the 2020 US Presidential election