Cambodian dictator Pol Pot is compared to Saddam Hussein and Fidel Castro.
Did April Glaspie's conversations with Saddam Hussein aid the 1991 Persian Gulf War?
Fergal Keane considers the career of Carlos the Jackal.
Alistair Cooke remembers Iraq's invasion of Kuwait and the second Gulf War.
Alistair Cooke considers the effectiveness of the UN resolutions on Saddam Hussein.
Nic Caistor looks at the life of former Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega.
Lawyer Yvonne Brown nominates the pan-African Nationalist leader Marcus Garvey.
Playwright Kwame Kwei-Armah on Marcus Garvey, the inspirational 20th-century black leader.
Maria Margaronis explores the legacy of Gavrilo Princip, whose shots sparked WWI.
Does the power to take America to war belong to President Bush or the US Congress?
Sue MacGregor's guests reflect on the rise and fall of Chilean dictator General Pinochet.
President Clinton's ground breaking meeting with President Jiang of China.
Francine Stock explores charismatic leadership, from Giuseppe Garibaldi to Osama Bin Laden
How is Saddam Hussein's dictatorship and the Gulf war viewed by the Iraqi people?
General Manuel Noriega's capture by American military forces in Panama.
Alistair Cooke reflects on George W Bush's obsession with Saddam Hussein.
James Silver looks into the theories surrounding the release of Abdelbaset Ali al-Megrahi.
Alistair Cooke discusses the resignation of the US chief weapons inspector, Dr David Kay.