Is Aung San Suu Kyi on the brink of power in Myanmar?
Aung San Suu Kyi examines what drives people to dissent in the second Reith Lecture 2011.
Aung San Suu Kyi explores what freedom means in the first of the 2011 Reith Lectures.
Clarke Peters on an anthropological study written in 1976 by Dr Ivan van Sertima
The life and career of Windrush champion and Tottenham MP, David Lammy.
Helen Zaltzman and Olly Mann, meet Ben Hammersley, who coined the term 'podcast' in 2004.
Travel writer Dervla Murphy discusses the life of another woman traveller, Freya Stark.
Gus Casely-Hayford's first year at the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art.
Poet Hollie McNish meets actor Paapa Essiedu, best known for playing Hamlet for the RSC.
The widow of the 7/7 King's Cross bomber is alleged to be involved in an al-Shabaab plot.
Mark Coles presents a profile of the co-founder of counter-extremism think tank Quilliam.
Anna Ford nominates singer, actor and civil rights activist Paul Robeson.
Samantha Lewthwaite is once again connected to terrorism in Kenya. Who is she?
How Paul Robeson used the transatlantic telephone cable to sing live to British fans.
In 1980, the Guyanese opposition leader Dr Walter Rodney was killed in a bomb explosion.
Lucy Duran explores the archive of pioneering ethnomusicologist Jean Jenkins.