At The Sharp End

Ruth Wishart talks to people about the ethical dilemmas they face during their job.

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20080803

Ruth Wishart speaks to people who face challenging ethical and moral decisions in their work.

4/5. Ruth talks to Mark Johnson, who spent much of his youth involved in crime and addiction. However, he now works to change policy on drugs and how we treat young offenders.

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She talks to Linda Doull from the medical relief agency Merlin about providing humanitarian aid.

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01Geraint Anderson20080713

City analyst Geraint Anderson breaks the square mile's code of silence to discuss greed in the city.

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02Adrian Freer20070108

Ruth Wishart meets recently retired Army Major General, Adrian Freer.

02Lindsey Robertson20080720

Ruth Wishart talks to head teacher Lindsey Robertson about leading a school in an area of Edinburgh with one of the worst health records and lowest life expectancy in the city.

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03Alex Clarke20070115

Ruth Wishart meets Dr Alex Clarke, a member of the first UK face transplant team.

03Jan Egeland20080727

Ruth Wishart talks to former UN Emergency Relief chief Jan Egeland about brokering peace and helping the needy in some of the world's most dangerous places.

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With Craig Murray, the former ambassador of Uzbekistan who took the decision to speak out about human rights abuses.

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Ruth talks to Gene Robinson, Bishop of New Hampshire and the first openly gay bishop in the Anglican church, about his new book, In the Eye of the Storm.

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