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International Diplomacy

Opening Doors of Dialogue, Closing Tunnels of Revenge

Gaia Paradiso | Posted 09.28.2014 | Impact
Gaia Paradiso

We have different options, but not to lose our humanity and our hope for the future, the future that we all have in our minds and hearts, of safety and security for all, we only have one resolution and one way forward: harder, but essential: peace.

Brazil Should Mediate Assange's Diplomatic Impasse

Natalia Viana | Posted 07.21.2014 | World
Natalia Viana

To pretend that this issue -- which is at the core of today's digital geopolitics and of the American upper hand over the Internet -- does not exist is like not seeing the white elephant in the living room. Any attempt to advance the debate without addressing their situation will be a farce. That's why I, like thousands of Brazilians, ask: President Dilma, do offer asylum for Edward Snowden and offer Brazilian diplomacy to mediate the negotiations between the U.K. and Ecuador, so that Julian Assange can enjoy the asylum he has been granted by our neighboring country at last.

Speak Up With Jimmy: Michelle Kwan on Sports as a Diplomacy Tool (VIDEO)

Jimmy Nguyen | Posted 04.20.2014 | Sports
Jimmy Nguyen

Michelle talks about her work as a Senior Adviser and Public Diplomacy Envoy for the U.S. State Department, and using the universal appeal of sports to improve international relations. She also talks about her efforts to inspire youth around the world.

And Then There Was One

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 07.07.2013 | World
Tom Engelhardt

Could the United States actually be the last empire? Is it possible that there will be no successor because something has profoundly changed in the realm of empire building?

Trymaine Lee

Rev. Jesse Jackson Celebrates Birthday By Springing American Captives From Gambian Prison

HuffingtonPost.com | Trymaine Lee | Posted 10.08.2012 | Black Voices

Depending on who's telling it, the Rev. Jesse Jackson is either a civil rights icon and trailblazer or a self-serving opportunist and attention-monger...

Debate Coming: Freshen Up Your Foreign Policy Expertise

Off The Bus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Off The Bus

Tonight is the much anticipated, almost canceled, still going forward, first presidential debate of this election. Focused on foreign policy, it will ...

Next President Must Have Broader Foreign Policy Priorities

Olivier Kamanda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Olivier Kamanda

The most pressing challenge for the next occupant of the White House is rebuilding U.S. credibility in the rest of the world. We can't effectively control infectious diseases, combat terrorism, or contain loose nuclear material without respect and help from our peers.