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The best of BBC Radio 3's flagship arts and ideas programme Free Thinking - featuring in-depth interviews and debates with artists, scientists and public figures.

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R3Arts: Night Waves - Jack Straw 27 Sep 12

September 28th, 2012

Episode 201 of 1219 episodes

Jack Straw joins Anne McElvoy for a candid interview in which the former Labour cabinet minister discusses ambition, the importance of rat-like cunning in politics, and psychoanalysis. Mike Goldsmith, the author of ‘Discord – the story of noise’, and sound artist and curator Robin McGinley consider the past, present and future of noise. And Professor Mary Fulbrook, author of ‘A Small Town Near Auschwitz’, explains the story of an ‘ordinary’ Nazi of the Third Reich.

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