Why is Brexit sending so many in search of their Irish roots?

Since Britain voted to leave the EU, hundreds of thousands of British people have applied for an Irish passport. The continuing chaos over Brexit is seeing record numbers of British citizens applying for Irish passports, which allow them to remain part of the European Union. Twenty percent of Irish passport applications came from the United Kingdom last year, that is almost 200,000 applications. The daughter of the German communist killed by the Nazis discusses her legacy in the modern fight against the far right. The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story. Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn’t killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia….
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