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Season 1

  • S01E01 Age of Conflict

    • May 26, 2020
    • ABC (AU)

    Every century in human history has been marked by conflicts. Yet we began this age with something different - a joyous celebration of freedom in Berlin in 1989 that led to the collapse of the Soviet Union.

  • S01E02 Global Shapers

    • June 2, 2020
    • ABC (AU)

    History is sometimes determined by individual leaders as much as by nations. We look to heroes for inspiration and guidance, but too often they disappoint with their all-too-human flaws.

  • S01E03 The Fight for Our Rights

    • June 9, 2020
    • ABC (AU)

    The quest for personal and political freedoms has shaped much of the past thirty years so why is 'democracy in retreat?

  • S01E04 Return of the Wall

    • June 16, 2020
    • ABC (AU)

    Why are walls of steel and razor wire going up in Europe and the US? And, what happened to the international commitment to give refugees asylum?

  • S01E05 Globalisation

    • June 23, 2020
    • ABC (AU)

    Globalisation, technology and the spread of economic power from West to East have profoundly changed the world of money.

  • S01E06 In Harm’s Way

    • June 30, 2020
    • ABC (AU)

    Natural disasters causing death and destruction are intensifying as the earth's climate changes, leaving billions of people in harm's way.