Mon, 04 Jun 8.30pm
After taking power in 1950, Kim's regime attempted to shape every aspect of its citizens' lives, down to their very perception of reality. Now see the methods used by Kim il Sung to transform North Korea into the most controlled society on Earth.
Mon, 11 Jun 8.30pm
Through his brutal use of violence, intimidation and torture Saddam Hussein managed to rule Iraq for nearly a quarter of a century. Few dictators loom so large in recent history so how did he?
Mon, 18 Jun 8.30pm
A master of propaganda, Mussolini delivered bombastic speeches in which he idealized a fascist culture and promised to return Italy to the grandeur of Ancient Rome. Instead, he created a dictatorship and kept his grip on power for two long decades.
Mon, 25 Jun 8.30pm
An exploration of the methods and tactics of Generalissimo Francisco Franco, who controlled Spain with absolute power for four decades and whose victims are still being exhumed to this day.
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