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3 September 2019

Episode 2039

01 hour

Controversy over a recording claimed to reveal Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam’s wish to resign, the UK’s turbulent Brexit week, plus Samuel Johnson prize-winning author Frank Dikötter discusses his new book on personality cults, ‘How to Be a Dictator’.

3 September 2019

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‘How to Be a Dictator’

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Samuel Johnson prize-winning author Frank Dikötter talks about his new book on personality cults.

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