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Six lessons that the Trump presidency can teach us about international relations audio icon

Society, Politics & Law 

Six lessons that the Trump presidency can teach us about international relations

This podcast looks at some of the key developments of the Trump presidency and what they can tell us about international relations, and how we can use international relations theories to make sense of international issues. 

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The Extraordinary Rosa Parks article icon

History & The Arts 

The Extraordinary Rosa Parks

In 1955, Rosa Parks boarded a bus and history was changed forever.

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Tubman: The Moses of Her People article icon

History & The Arts 

Tubman: The Moses of Her People

Harriet Tubman led 300 slaves northwards to freedom in 19 trips along the "underground railroad". Dr Will Hardy introduces her story.

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The Silver Bridge Disaster: Stresses and strains audio icon

Science, Maths & Technology 

The Silver Bridge Disaster: Stresses and strains

The 1967 collapse of the Silver Bridge was a human tragedy - 46 people died - and an engineering mystery: why did a bridge built to last a century not make 40 years? Part 2: Stresses and strains

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10 mins
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How did the USSR react to the bombing of Hiroshima? article icon

History & The Arts 

How did the USSR react to the bombing of Hiroshima?

A meeting between the US ambassador and Stalin reveals what the Soviets felt about the bombing of Hiroshima - and Churchill's return to the Opposition benches.

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The Silver Bridge Disaster: The collapse audio icon

Science, Maths & Technology 

The Silver Bridge Disaster: The collapse

The 1967 collapse of the Silver Bridge was a human tragedy - 46 people died - and an engineering mystery: why did a bridge built to last a century not make 40 years? Part 3: The collapse

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10 mins
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How did Aretha Franklin inspire the civil rights movement? video icon

History & The Arts 

How did Aretha Franklin inspire the civil rights movement?

Aretha Franklin's death in 2018 saw the loss not just of a sublime singer, but also one of key figures in the US Civil Rights movement. Leah Kardos pays tribute.

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5 mins
Creative commons image Icon Geoff Livingston under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
They can cage a child, but they can't frame the agenda article icon

Society, Politics & Law 

They can cage a child, but they can't frame the agenda

The Trump administration's behaviour on America's southern border shows there's a limit to the White House's power to control terms of debate, says Evan Stewart

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Avoid being held to ransom by SamSam article icon

Science, Maths & Technology 

Avoid being held to ransom by SamSam

The city of Atlanta was shut down by a ransomware attack - what should you do to avoid being a victim of similar attacks?

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Foreign interference? article icon

Science, Maths & Technology 

Foreign interference?

On Monday, two stories appeared in the press about UK government concerns over foreign interference in telecommunications equipment.

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How do natural disasters affect mental health? article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology 

How do natural disasters affect mental health?

Understanding why suicide rates in Puerto Rico have risen by a third since Hurricane Maria could help us prepare for future natural disasters. Jane Palmer explains.

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How radical was Martin Luther King? article icon

History & The Arts 

How radical was Martin Luther King?

His message on civil rights was unequivocal - but Paul Harvey argues that in Martin Luther King's economic and social message was his greatest claim to radicalism.

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