Our Association supports the values of democracy and social justice embodied in the English edition of Le Monde Diplomatique newspaper. We provide a forum for debates on contemporary international issues, chiefly through our public "Cafe Diplo" talks held at The Gallery in Farringdon, London on Monday evenings.

Our events (presented in English) are opened by an invited speaker and allow for lively debate. Doors open at 18:30. Tickets on the door.

New Programme for 2016

The new programme for 2016 begins on Monday 25th January with a talk on Brazil by Dr. Juan Grigera followed by Professor Kevn Bales on 15th February talking about human trafficking and the use of slave labour. Our third talk is by Linsey McGoey on Philanthrocapitalism. Please note the dates for these talks in your diary. More Cafes will be announced soon.

Next cafe

BRAZIL on the verge of crisis? The real depth of 'impeachment' Dr. Juan Grigera

In size the fifth largest country in the world and with an economy that is the seventh largest by GDP, Brazil looked set to be a successful rising global power.  However since her re-election last...

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