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Human Resources
Human Resources
Broccoli Productions

Exploring the true story of British involvement in the transatlantic slave trade and how it touches every part of the nation. Hosted... more

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In Conversation with Kris Manjapra

Moya and Kris Manjapra discuss his book Black Ghost of Empire, a revelatory historical indictment of the long afterlife of... more

05 Dec 2023 · 52 minutes
A Free Town

As abolitionist campaigns gained traction in the late 1700s, the population of formerly enslaved people grew. Those who had been... more

28 Nov 2023 · 34 minutes
Think of the Children

At the height of the British slave trade, there were no cameras to capture the experiences of the children who... more

21 Nov 2023 · 40 minutes
Abolition, Now part 2

In the last episode, ‘Abolition, Now part 1’,  I was talking with Historian Diana Patton about the real timeline of... more

14 Nov 2023 · 25 minutes
Abolition, Now part 1

Most people know the basics of this moment. Josiah Wedgewood made some pottery, William Wilberforce made some speeches, John Newton... more

07 Nov 2023 · 29 minutes
A Tale of Two Pews

In southwest London, there is an area that plays an outsized role in British history. Today, if you walk through... more

31 Oct 2023 · 36 minutes
The Colony's Colony

Like Scotland, Ireland was another notch on England’s colonial bedpost, ruled from England continuously since the Tudors re-established the Kingdom... more

23 Oct 2023 · 40 minutes
Introducing Physical Capital: Swimming

Why do we swim?  It’s not new, we’ve been swimming for 10,000 years… apparently. But why? We don’t live in the... more

17 Oct 2023 · 18 minutes
In The Ring

I love fitness. I love sports. I go to the gym, I walk, I run, I cycle. In my youth,... more

16 Oct 2023 · 35 minutes
Everyday People

In this episode we’re venturing onto the bustling city streets of 18 century London, trying to uncover the traces of... more

09 Oct 2023 · 32 minutes
Human Resources
In Conversation with Kris Manjapra
Human Resources