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Sep 11, 2020

Yusef Salaam is one of the ‘Central Park Five’ who became to be known the ‘Exonerated Five’.

It was case of racial injustice which shocked America three decades ago, when five Black and Hispanic teenagers were wrongfully jailed over the gang rape of a woman in New York’s Central Park in 1989. But after years...


Sep 4, 2020

Chris Boardman became the picture of British cycling in 1992, when he won the country’s first olympic cycling medal in 72 years.
 
Decades later, while his face is still synonymous with British bicycles, these days it’s because he’s on crusade to make them safe and accessible for all.
 
As Policy Advisor to...


Aug 28, 2020

Sara Pascoe is one of Britain's most-loved comedians. She is also an author. Her book 'Sex Power Money' explores male sexuality, sex work and dating through the prism of evolutionary biology.

Sara talks to Krishnan about why she's always been open talking about sex, why she thinks humans will always 'get better' and her...


Aug 7, 2020

Jamie Oliver is one of Britain's most-loved chefs. He became famous as a chef on TV and since then has become a best-selling author, started a lot of restaurants and become a campaigner.
 
He is perhaps best known for trying to revolutionise school food. His business group has just achieved 'B Corp'...


Jul 31, 2020

Pankaj Mishra is a multiple award-winning Indian writer, essayist and novelist who has been challenging traditional ideologies for over 30 years.


His latest book ’Bland Fanatics: Liberals, Race and Empire’ argues that modern democracies are heading towards moral and ideological bankruptcy and coronavirus is the...