Tag Archives: United States

“We have met the enemy and he is us”

Attending a conference of public diplomacy professionals and academics last week at the U.S. State Department, a particular comment made by a participant during one of the main sessions struck me. He described the positive outcome of a recent YES … Continue reading

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They Like Us, They REALLY Like Us

A recent report by Gallup based on a two-year rolling survey in 154 countries places the United States as the number one immigrant destination in the world. Based on Gallup’s data, 138 million people worldwide would voluntarily leave their country … Continue reading

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Walt Whitman, American

For American Independence Day, selections from Walt Whitman: America (1888) Centre of equal daughters, equal sons, All, all alike endear’d, grown, ungrown, young or old, Strong, ample, fair, enduring, capable, rich, Perennial with the Earth, with Freedom, Law and Love, … Continue reading

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