Globalisation in retreat?

online, via Zoom

Phil Mullan introduces a discussion on the rise of regionalisation and how the war in Ukraine has accelerated economic trends.


The Moral Case For Abortion – live with Ann Furedi

online, via Zoom

Despite almost every politician being willing to wave flags and post hashtags in support for women’s rights on International Women’s Day, access to abortion services remain a thorny issue. In […]


United we stand? Ukraine and the future of the West

Royal National Hotel (Meeting Room 1, South Wing) 38-51 Bedford Way, London

Join us for this Academy of Ideas panel discussion on what the war in Ukraine reveals about the state of the West.

£5 – £8

Is cancel culture killing literature?

31 Oval Road 31 Oval Road, London

What happens when we start judging works by the author's views and behaviour? Is cancel culture censorship under a new guise? Join the Arts & Society Forum for this public debate in London.

£3 – £5

How can we end the cost-of-living crisis?

online, via Zoom

Join us for this Academy of Ideas panel discussion on why prices are rising so sharply and what, if anything, can be done about it.

Did teachers fail the kids?

Accent Study Centre 12 Bedford Square, London

Join us for this in-person AoI Education Forum event as Liz Cole and Molly Kingsley discuss their new book, The Children's Inquiry.

£5 – £7

Buxton Battle of Ideas festival 2022

Devonshire Dome 1 Devonshire Road, Buxton

A day of debate on politics, economics, philosophy and more at The Devonshire Dome as the Battle of Ideas festival returns to Buxton!

£5 – £25