How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
Afghan women: the fight for survival
Empire asks if the global fight against terrorism is eroding the democratic principles it set out to defend.
27 Oct 2014 13:08 GMT
Politics, US & Canada, United Kingdom, United States, Islam
Empire examines the rise and role of the new oligarchs and the decline of democracy in the United States and beyond.
24 May 2014 12:18 GMT
Caught between competing powers to the West and East, how can Africa emerge from the race for its riches?
27 Jul 2014 20:02 GMT
Empire examines the allure of Brand America as American soft power continues to be unrivalled anywhere in the world.
27 Dec 2014 12:20 GMT
Empire goes to Washington DC to demystify the relationship between political power and the media in the US.
01 Dec 2014 08:19 GMT
Twenty-five years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, why is European democracy in flux?
05 Oct 2014 19:21 GMT
Empire examines old and new forces dominating the political scene after the Arab revolutions.
05 Jul 2014 14:07 GMT
Josh Rushing travels to northern Iraq to look at one of the most serious divides the country faces.
101 East goes undercover to expose the hidden harm in China's food industry.
Tied together by a painful history, Greece and Germany are locked into a new conflict that has reawakened old ghosts.
In war-torn Afghanistan it is not the Taliban that poses the greatest threat to women - it is their own families.
Human Rights, Women, Afghanistan
From Democracy to the Market - we examine the devastating impact of the Greek financial crisis on ordinary citizens.
Business & Economy, Europe, Greece
Can Afghan archaeologists take on the Chinese and the Taliban to save a 5,000-year-old archaeological site?
Arts & Culture, Asia, Afghanistan
South Africa's miner strike led to the country's deadliest act of police violence since the end of apartheid.
South Africa, Politics, Protests