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Face to Face with Armageddon

Stacey travels to America to meet people prepping for an uncertain future, all with different concerns - from climate change and natural disasters to civil unrest.

Should we all be making plans for the end of the world? In America, a movement of people called preppers are doing all they can to make sure they survive global disaster. Stacey spends time with three prepper communities who are gearing up for uncertain futures, with concerns ranging from civil unrest and nuclear war to climate change and natural disasters. Some have bought bunkers to escape to, others have isolated themselves from society. Stacey explores the reasons why they are going to such lengths to protect themselves. And she asks - should I be following their lead?

40 minutes

Last on

Tue 25 Sep 2018 23:45

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:02

    Laura Marling

    Soothing

  • 00:03

    Little Angels

    Do You Wanna Riot?

  • 00:05

    Mogwai

    Remurdered

  • 00:05

    Songhoy Blues

    Al Hassidi Terei

  • 00:06

    PJ Harvey

    To Bring You My Love

  • 00:14

    Nine Inch Nails

    The Day The World Went Away (Quiet Version)

  • 00:20

    Alabama Shakes

    Don't Wanna Fight

  • 00:25

    Elliott Smith

    Son Of Sam

  • 00:26

    The Beach Boys

    In My Room

  • 00:29

    Norah Jones

    Unchained Melody

  • 00:30

    Floyd Tillman

    This Cold War With You

  • 00:33

    Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

    Red Right Hand

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Stacey Dooley
Producer Liza Williams
Director Liza Williams
Executive Producer Iain Wimbush
Editor Matt Huxford

Broadcasts

  • Tue 25 Sep 2018 22:45
  • Tue 25 Sep 2018 23:10
  • Tue 25 Sep 2018 23:30
  • Tue 25 Sep 2018 23:45

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