November 3rd, 2014
Episode 76 of 595 episodes
The battle against IS in Syria and Iraq has drawn attention away from the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. Journalist and author, Oliver Bullough has the latest on this conflict. *Following the jingoist response to the war after 9/11, poet and author Barry Hill went in search of a way to think about matters arising. Journeying to Japan and India, he was never far from the words of Mahatma Gandhi, Rabindranath Tagore and his own father, a union man and peace activist.