Dealing with debt in the Roman Empire.
The division of migrants into those who are of benefit to British society and those who are not has a long history.
Faced with an extortionate rise in the price of kosher meat, Jewish women in New York’s Lower East Side employed protest tactics borrowed from the radical political movements that prospered in their neighbourhood.
If Bolivia is so rich, why is it so poor?
From Elizabethan laws to modern food campaigns: the long history of Britain's patriotic consumers.
Medieval hermits were the agony aunts of their day.
Foreign traders were attracted to the City of London by England’s prosperous trade in wool and cloth. They were not always made welcome.