The hidden story of the 1989 fatwa issued by Ayatollah Khomeini against Salman Rushdie.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss influential British philosopher Bertrand Russell.
Robin Ince listens back to some of the BBC archive of philosopher Bertrand Russell.
Bertrand Russell considers the roles of state control in a progressive society.
Bertrand Russell argues for personal morality over tribal customs to guide conduct.
The life and times of Christopher Hitchens told through archive and interview.
Ricky Gervais talks to Simon about his role in Muppets Most Wanted.
The comedian defends Kevin Hart, who was removed from hosting the Academy Awards.
James Naughtie considers the Booker Prize-winning British Indian novelist.
Bertrand Russell examines the effects of increasing state control.
In the inaugural Reith lecture, Bertrand Russell examines the impulses in human nature.
Mark Vernon explores the phenomenon of the Sunday Assembly.
Bertrand Russell considers the role of human nature in the development of society.
Philosopher AC Grayling explores what his former tutor had to say on life's big question.
Bertrand Russell argues for the importance of individual initiative in a community.
Salman Rushdie speaks to Front Row about the publication of his memoirs.
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