David Miliband discusses the life of Joe Slovo, a leading member of the ANC. Read more
David Miliband discusses the life of Joe Slovo, a leading member of the ANC.
George Galloway chooses British poet and political activist John Cornford.
Travel writer Dervla Murphy discusses the life of another woman traveller, Freya Stark.
Sir Kyffin Williams
Rolf Harris discusses the life of the Welsh painter Sir Kyffin Williams.
The A-Z of Dr Johnson
Politician Boris Johnson chooses the creator of the English dictionary, Dr Samuel Johnson.
Kate Humble discusses the South African singer and anti-apartheid activist, Miriam Makeba.
Paul Daniels explores the life of Harry Houdini, with help from biographer William Kalush.
John Major discusses the life of Rudyard Kipling, poet to the British Empire.
A look at the life of Adam Schiff, chair of the US House Intelligence Committeee.
Rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean
Rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean; the demolition of the Ayodha mosque; Wilfred Owen
The secret world of our dying son
Mats Steen found friendship and escape in an online fantasy land
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