Jonathan Freedland presents the series in which stories from the past are compared with current events.
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Episodes that show how today's financial crises mirror the past's.
Jonathan Freedland takes the long view of crimes and policing.
Hear Jonathan Freedland take the long view of today's media controversies.
A History of the World in 100 Objects
Director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, retells humanity's history through objects
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