Pirates and Privateers

From Robert Louis Stevenson’s 'Treasure Island' to Errol Flynn in 'Captain Blood' on to today’s 'Pirates of the Caribbean', the romantic image of pirates in modern Western...

Survivors Children's Lives After the Holocaust

Told for the first time from their perspective, the story of children who survived the chaos and trauma of the HolocaustHow can we make sense of our lives when we do not know...

Signs of the Gods?

Were human beings created by powers from outer space? Did extraterrestrial giants build the megaliths of Malta and the menhirs of Brittany? Was the Ark of the Covenant a machine...

Weaving The Fabric Of The World With Our Stories

Rebecca Solnit discusses how all of us are connected to one another as though we are threads woven into the fabric of the world. Storytelling is often our way of tracing these...

Ginsberg Remembers

This is one man's trip from the late l940's to the early ‘80's, with lengthy stops in the Beat ’50's, the anti-war/psychedelic ’60's, and the ineffable ’70's. Poet,...

History Revealed: The Doomed Alliance of Thomas Cromwell and Anne Boleyn Episode 34

From the back streets of Putney to the court of Henry VIII, Thomas Cromwell’s climb to power was largely thanks to Anne Boleyn. But it was to be a short-lived friendship.

How is One to Be Entirely Free of Fear? Malibu 1970 - Small Group Discussion 8

What do we mean by fear? Fear of what? There are various types of fear and we need not analyse every type. But we can see that fear comes into being when our comprehension of...

History Revealed: Anne Queen of Broken Hearts Episode 15

The last of the Stuarts is hardly England’s most famous or successful Queen, but she endured hardship and despair few could imagine

Hawaii: Diving into Its History and Culture

Kaliko shares Hawaii’s history, culture, and the revitalization of its language. He talks of his experience of learning several languages and how doing so changed him into a...

Hitler's Children Sons and Daughters of Third Reich Leaders

Göring. Hess. Mengele. Dönitz. Names that conjure up dark memories of Nazi Germany and the Holocaust. They were the architects of the Third Reich. And they were fathers. Gerald...

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