Political philosophers in all BBC programmes
Wole Soyinka explores the notion of dignity within a climate of fear.
Bertrand Russell considers the roles of state control in a progressive society.
In his final Reith Lecture, Wole Soyinka examines the causes and impact of fanaticism.
Bertrand Russell argues for personal morality over tribal customs to guide conduct.
Wole Soyinka examines the difficulties in telling friend from foe in a climate of fear.
In his third lecture, Wole Soyinka examines the power of political and religious rhetoric.
Bertrand Russell examines the effects of increasing state control.
In the inaugural Reith lecture, Bertrand Russell examines the impulses in human nature.
Wole Soyinka considers the nature of fear and its impact on individuals and society.
Bertrand Russell considers the role of human nature in the development of society.
Bertrand Russell argues for the importance of individual initiative in a community.