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Germany and Russia: It's Complicated BBC Radio 4
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Germany and Russia: It's Complicated

In late February, three days after the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the German Chancellor Olaf...

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The Advertising Trap BBC Radio 4
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The Advertising Trap

Digital advertising fuels the digital economy, but is it all based on smoke and mirrors? Ed...

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Can nationalism be a force for good? BBC Radio 4
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Can nationalism be a force for good?

Arguments over the value of nationalism seem to have been raging for centuries, even though the...

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From Russia with love BBC Radio 4
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From Russia with love

As Russia’s brutal war with Ukraine enters its fourth month, Edward Stourton asks who...

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The Court of Putin BBC Radio 4
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The Court of Putin

In the wake of the greatest crisis to hit Europe since the Second World War, former Moscow...

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Can the UK ever be a low tax economy again? BBC Radio 4
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Can the UK ever be a low tax economy again?

As tax rises hit pay packets next month is this an end to traditional Conservative low tax...

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Ending Violence BBC Radio 4
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Ending Violence

Is a world without violence possible? Violence blights the lives of countless individuals each...

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The case for public service reform BBC Radio 4
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The case for public service reform

Chris Naylor asks if there's a better way to deliver public services. Many of these were designed...

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Planning, Housing and Politics BBC Radio 4
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Planning, Housing and Politics

How can the planning system adapt so we can build new homes without alienating voters? Barrister...

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Tackling Inequality BBC Radio 4
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Tackling Inequality

Probing the results of a major study into our unequal society. Faisal Islam, BBC Economics...

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Why worry about future generations? BBC Radio 4
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Why worry about future generations?

What do we owe future generations? Everyone who is alive, has rights. And governments have...

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Universal Vaccines BBC Radio 4
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Universal Vaccines

Can scientists develop a vaccine which can combat the coronavirus and all its variants? There...

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Finding Things Out BBC Radio 4
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Finding Things Out

Finding things out during the pandemic has been hit and miss: there’ve been miracles, and...

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Baby Boom or Bust BBC Radio 4
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Baby Boom or Bust

Birth rates in many countries, including China, Japan, Italy and the UK have dropped below...

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Revenge of the Workers BBC Radio 4
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Revenge of the Workers

The shortage of HGV drivers has been hitting the headlines, but other sectors are affected by a...

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Parental Alienation BBC Radio 4
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Parental Alienation

Splitting up where children are involved is tricky. Especially when it ends up in the family...

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Look who's talking - the rise of ‘voice cloning’ BBC Radio 4
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Look who's talking - the rise of ‘voice cloning’

When you listen to a radio programme, watch an animated film, or even receive a phone call,...

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Who Defends Europe? BBC Radio 4
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Who Defends Europe?

This summer's hasty and poorly executed withdrawal of US forces from Afghanistan caused shock and...

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Reimagining the Nation BBC Radio 4
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Reimagining the Nation

What keeps a nation together? For political scientist Benedict Anderson, it was the idea of the...

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Cancelling Colston BBC Radio 4
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Cancelling Colston

In June 2020 the statue of slaver trader Edward Colston was toppled and thrown into the harbour...

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