12/03/2012 10:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Ambassador Susan Rice: On Using Social Media For Diplomacy

U.S. Ambassador Susan Rice's name has been in the news lately, so we thought it would be a good time to post her appearance from the 2012 Social Good Summit where she spoke with Mashable CEO Pete Cashmore. In this clip, Ambassador Rice admits to originally being a skeptic about Twitter, but how she was "so wrong" and is now really into it as a "whole different way of connecting with a completely different set of people and voices around the world.

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