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Why do we hold our opponents in contempt?
The remarkable resistance of Lilo
Lilo and Erich Gloeden hid Jews from the Nazis in wartime Berlin.
Tony's Freehold Grill: Politics on the side
The 2020 US Presidential campaign as it unfolds over the countertop of a New Jersey diner
Life on the line
What is life like for the billions of people who live along earthquake fault lines?
Relationships between black and Asian origin South Africans
Reinventing Miss America
How can beauty pageants adapt in the wake of the #MeToo movement?
Gospel meets hip-hop
Award winning UK rapper Guvna B explores the ‘gospel hip-hop’ music genre
Crossing Divides: The exchange
Cattle farmers from the USA and South Africa share perspectives
South Korea’s hope in hell
The personal stories of students and young people struggling with the pressure to succeed
Survival and revival in the Torres Strait
The islanders fighting to save their home and their language
Polygamous marriage in modern Malaysia
All sorts of Muslims, some very dynamic and modern, are embracing polygamy in Malaysia.
Vanuatu’s stolen generation
Thousands of boys and young men were kidnapped and taken to work on sugar plantations
Houston, we have a new criminal justice system
Can new judges transform Houston’s criminal justice system?
Don't Log Off
Don't log off: Part one
Using social media, Alan Dein connects with strangers across the world seeking fulfilment
Don't log off - part two
People in Afghanistan, the Philippines, Sierra Leone and beyond explore what unites them
Beats, rhymes and justice: Hip Hop on Rikers Island
Beats, rhymes and justice: Hip Hop on Rikers Island - part two
MC and producer Ryan Burvick and the inmates learnin to rap on Rikers Island jail
Coronavirus: Questions and answers
A panel of experts answers questions from listeners around the world
Schubert’s B-Flat Piano Sonata D960
How Schubert's B-Flat Piano Sonata D960 has shaped the lives of three remarkable pianists
God Only Knows by The Beach Boys
How The Beach Boys iconic song helped people discover what it means to be in love
Back to Black by Amy Winehouse
How Amy Winehouse's song to tragic love, addiction and loss, inspired a generation
River by Joni Mitchell
A song about a broken relationship that has become a melancholy Christmas anthem
True Colors by Cyndi Lauper
How Cyndi Lauper's 1980s ballad True Colors has inspired people around the world
Prelude a L’apres Midi d’un faune by Debussy
A classical piece that speaks to artists of different kinds
Shine On You Crazy Diamond by Pink Floyd
How a song for a former bandmate has resonated with people around the world
Ich Habe Genug by J.S. Bach
Soul Music hears people share their stories about music that has changed their lives.
Wind of Change: Scorpions
Released in 1990, the song has become an unofficial anthem for the end of the Cold War
Transgender journeys of people who transitioned and then returned to their birth gender
Nele and Ellie identified as transmen in their teens. Both are now reidentifying as female
Behind the Hong Kong protests
What’s motivating the demonstrators on the city’s streets – and their opponents?
A new wave of end of life rituals is emerging across northern England
New York Stories with Joe Pascal
Joe Pascal meets Darryl McDaniels of the legendary rap group Run-DMC