- We are very pleased that Dr. James F. Hollifield has agreed to speak to our Committee on the timely topic of immigration. Dr. Hollifield is Ora Nixon Arnold Professor in International Political Economy and Director of the Tower Center at Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, Texas. He is a member of the New York Council on Foreign Relations and… Read More

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- The next book club for the Louisville Committee on Foreign Relations will be a Zoom meeting Monday June 21, 7:00 pm. We will be reading Bill Gates, How to Avoid a Climate Disaster (Knopf, 2021). I'll send out the link for our Zoom meeting as we get closer to the date. And as always, do not reply to this message… Read More

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Welcome to the Louisville Committee on Foreign Relations (LCFR) website. Since 1938, the LCFR has been working to help advance public dialogue on foreign relations. Our members are drawn from the highest levels of the diplomatic, academic, political, military and scientific communities.

The mission of the Louisville Committee on Foreign Relations is to promote a high-level, non-partisan dialogue on American foreign policy and foreign affairs in the Louisville metropolitan region. The LCFR seeks to promote a more informed foreign policy by bridging the divide between broader public opinion and the established foreign policy making community.

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