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Mary Robinson - What makes us human?

Jeremy Vine explores the biggest question of all - 'what makes us human?' - with Mary Robinson, former Irish president and ex UN Human Rights Commissioner, in a new Radio 2 series.

Jeremy Vine explores the most fundamental question of all: 'what makes us human?' with Mary Robinson, former Irish president and UN Human Rights Commissioner, in a major BBC Radio 2 series featuring some of the leading thinkers and writers of our time. This week Mary Robinson will deliver her thoughts on the very essence of human existence.

Produced in association with the New Statesman, this unmissable exploration of the most profound question of all - What Makes us Human? - will be live each week at lunchtime on BBC Radio 2, and available to listen to again on the website and as a podcast.

2 hours

Music Played

  • The J. Geils Band

    Centrefold

    • And The Road Goes On Forever Vol 1.
    • Debutante.
  • Tegan and Sara

    I Was A Fool

    • (CD Single).
    • Warner Bros.
    • 1.
  • Queen

    Spread Your Wings

    • News Of The World.
    • Island.
  • The Band Perry

    Done

    • Pioneer.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Steve Harley & Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel

    Here Comes The Sun

    • The Greatest Hits Of 1976 (Various).
    • Premier.
  • Scissor Sisters

    Only The Horses

    • (CD Single).
    • Polydor.
    • 1.
  • The Lotus Eaters

    First Picture Of You

    • New Frontiers (Various Artists).
    • Temple Records.
  • Édith Piaf

    Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien (No Regrets)

    • Memories ... Are Made Of This.
    • Dino.
  • Bill Withers

    Lovely Day

    • It's Cool (Various Artists).
    • Parlophone.
  • Elvis Costello

    Alison

    • The Man.
    • Imp Records.
    • 4.
  • Elvis Costello

    Alison

    • The Man.
    • Imp Records.
    • 4.
  • Manic Street Preachers

    If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next

    • (CD Single).
    • Epic.

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