Is there a link between the end of Empire and the resurgence of Scottish nationalism?
A new series exploring the long history of struggles for liberty in Britain.
Baroness Helena Kennedy designs a Magna Carta for the 21st century.
Constitutional rights and violation of the American flag.
The USA is an invention. So how do you build the most powerful country in the world?
Jonathan Freedland on the Leveson Inquiry and parallels with the 1215 King John Inquiry.
Michael Portillo examines overlooked but noteworthy historical events. 3/4: Magna Carta.
Ernie Rea and guests discuss the church's role in the creation of the Magna Carta.
Melvyn Bragg explores the events of 1215 and the dispute between King John and his barons.
Historian Diarmaid Ferriter explores the Irish civil war, the Free State and neutrality.
Melvyn Bragg discovers what happened to Magna Carta in the aftermath of Runnymede in 1215.
Melvyn Bragg examines the 800-year legacy of Magna Carta.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the Magna Carta.
Jolyon Jenkins meets rebels not paying their tax because they think the Queen is a traitor
Melvyn Bragg discovers how turmoil in medieval England resulted in Magna Carta in 1215.