The Special Relationship Uncovered

Monday 23rd June 2014, 8PM, Radio 4

The Special Relationship Uncovered

Peter Hitchens revisits the special relationship between the USA and the UK. Far from being a mutually beneficial friendship between two culturally similar nations, it is, in fact, one of tactfully concealed hostility. Since French military and naval intervention won America its independence, the new Republic has been Britain’s most consistent real rival.

Producer: Kati Whitaker
A Juniper Production for BBC Radio 4