Why were the British Chiefs of Staff in secret contact with enemy Vichy France in 1942?
Michael Rosen commemorates Holocaust Memorial Day and looks at how we choose to remember.
The life, beliefs and legacy of Cardinal Newman, being beatified during the Papal visit.
A profile of David Duke, former Klu Klux Klan member and potential governor of Louisiana.
Alex Last traces the fate of 12 children named in a series of postwar BBC radio appeals.
Alex Last traces the fate of 12 children named in a series of post-war BBC radio appeals.
Benito Mussolini, founder of fascism and ruler of Italy 1922-1943
Ira Lightman asks if Ezra Pound and other poets may shed light on the financial crisis.
Composer Adam Gorb goes on a journey to listen to the lost music of concentration camps.
Mike Thomson investigates the role of the BBC Hungarian Service in World War II.
Naomi Gryn revisits the Holocaust novel The Last of the Just, published 60 years ago.
How 300 orphans of the holocaust began a new life in the Lake District.