war on drugs

Wednesday 13th June 2018, 8:30 PM

Duterte Harry: Fire and Fury in the Philippines

The first biography of Rodrigo Duterte, the unpredictable president of the Philippines by Channel 4’s Asia Correspondent, Jonathan Miller


February 8, 2016

Sicario: Mexican Drug Cartels & the US-led War on Drugs

Journalist and writer Ed Vulliamy was joined by Empire film critic Dan Jolin on Friday 5 February at the Frontline Club, to watch and discuss Denis Villeneuve’s Sicario. The Academy Award-nominated film, the title of which translates to ‘assassin’, tells the story of the inextricably linked worlds of US law enforcement agencies and Mexican drug cartels. 


Monday 22 June 2015, 7:00 PM

Preview Screening: Dead When I Got Here + Q&A

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Mark Aitken and journalist Ed Vulliamy.

Compassion and self-affirmation are discovered by a man as he manages a mental asylum run by its own patients in Juárez, Mexico – the world’s most violent city. Juárez, a city that borders the United States, is at once a place of diverse culture and tradition and a site of desperation and rampant poverty.


April 23, 2015

Gun Baby Gun: A Bloody Journey into the World of the Gun

By Will Worley On Wednesday 22 April 2015, the Frontline Club welcomed investigative journalist and director of policy and investigations at UK charity Action on Armed Violence, Iain Overton for a discussion on his latest book, Gun Baby Gun: A Bloody Journey into the World of the Gun. The event was chaired by ANC former politician and author Andrew […]