Andrés Manuel López Obrador and Jeremy Corbyn speak at Canning House

Canning House was delighted to host an event on Thursday 7th September on Mexico Outlook with Andrés Manuel López Obrador & Jeremy Corbyn MP.

Andrés Manuel López Obrador is the leader and founder of Mexico’s National Regeneration Movement (MORENA), and spoke on the current geo-political situation in Mexico, the country’s forthcoming presidential election, and Mexico-US relations.

Jeremy Corbyn MP, the leader of the Labour Party, spoke about human rights, social justice and UK foreign policy with a specific focus on Mexico.

Lord Brennan, a Vice-President of Canning House, chaired the event. Jeremy Corbyn was introduced by Emily Thornberry MP, Shadow Foreign secretary.