Second world war
Forgotten African heroes of the Second World War
Films about the Second World War depict white soldiers going off to battle. As a child, Rosanna Amaka was astonished to discover that thousands of African soldiers had fought alongside them
A lot has changed since the war years, but poverty remains
Poverty will never been eradicated while the Welfare State offers only a sticking plaster, not a solution
History haunts modern life, but will we ever learn from it?
The echoes of our history live on in the politics of today, and the divisions we seem destined to repeat