Nick Berkeley shows how song lyrics help us articulate and negotiate aspects of our lives.
The harrowing personal stories that lie behind today's homeless headlines.
Author Olivia Laing recommends a book, a painting and a song for when you’re lonely.
Harriet Sergeant investigates whether empty commercial buildings could house the homeless.
Are foreign domestic workers the forgotten victims of modern slavery in Britain?
How living in a hostel inspired Benjamin Clementine to write one of his biggest songs.
John Waite tracks down people who live as slaves in Britain.
Aleks Krotoski explores how effective the digital world is as a confidante.
Investigating the plight of foreign workers in the UK working in domestic servitude.
55,000 people completed the BBC Loneliness Experiment: the results reveal who gets lonely.
How does social media and friendship influence the development of loneliness?
Claudia Hammond looks at the role of health, society and culture in loneliness.
Are victims of modern slavery and trafficking being let down? File on 4 investigates.
Considering the complexity of homelessness and the failure of ideology to address it.
Koch ponders using hotels for NY's homeless.
Jenny Kleeman explores places at the extremes of UK society.
A tale of homelessness in Poole. Mel struggles to find work and a place to live.
Solving the devastating problems of rural isolation and loneliness amongst the elderly.
To what lengths should a medical team go to encourage homeless women to avoid pregnancy?
Miranda Sawyer explores the gloriously inextricable links between music and emotion.
Modern-day slavery in the UK - how the homeless and vulnerable are used for cheap labour.
Bertrand Russell considers the role of human nature in the development of society.
How riots in Tompkins Square Park were sparked by social injustice.
Claudia Hammond reveals the results of the 2018 BBC Loneliness Experiment.