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Introducing... Freddy Lim

Who would have imagined that a tattooed heavy-metal musician would break the stale stand-off in Taiwanese politics? Richard Swift asks..…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:51:00 2016
  • Rank: 100
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David Bowie and me

How the artist helped to change Chris Brazier’s life.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Darfur - don't turn away

Say Darfur, and many of us feel we just cant confront the prolific slaughter and rape that is taking place there, in the African nation of Sudan. Yet those who dont turn away will see an extreme example of how many of the worlds governments deal with those seeking independence. On the ground, theres an arrogant government stripping the natural resources from the area without giving the region and its people opportunities to develop.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Depleted Uranium

Just one microscopic particle of depleted uranium lodged in the lungs can start a reaction in a single cell that could lead to fatal cancer. It's unfortunate, then, that the world has an estimated one million tonnes of this dangerous waste - and a very limited means to get rid of it. In this program we'll hear how, why and where it's being dumped and the injuries and deaths that are being caused as a result.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Small arms, big bangs

A thousand people die every day from gunshot wounds, and 3,000 more are severely injured. Surprisingly, those targeted are not troops. Nearly three quarters of guns are in the hands of civilians not armies; and three quarters of people who die are citizens, not soldiers.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Excitement, exhilaration, emotion: music’s power to move its listeners.

We generally assume music is used for the good – but occasionally this is not so...…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

A passion for life

13 HIV-positive Latin-American stories seek to inform and address AIDS-related stigma.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

The song the G20 doesn't want to hear

Tomorrow, the rich world’s leaders will gather in Seoul, South Korea. But why are they afraid of a song?.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Ten days to save Neak Ta

Young Cambodian artists are being mentored as they explore the links between their traditional music and modern works – but they need our help.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Cyber crimes

Next time youre downloading a film or music through the internet, spare a thought for Hew Griffiths, 44 years old, unemployed and now languishing in a jail half a world away from his home. Unlike most of the other inmates, hes not there for doing drugs, theft or assault. Rather, his crime was to belong to a group that cracked security codes of some of the United States biggest media moguls, giving group members access to software and games that - if downloaded - could have been accessed free of…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

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