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The Okinawa Base Debate: A Microcosm of Contesting Narratives

The U.S. crafted the existing international system after World War II. This system carries on today through existing norms, treaties, and international bodies. In the unique case of Japan, U.S.

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Public Diplomacy

When Public Diplomacy Is a Bad Joke: The importance of in-groups and out-groups to the successful use of humor by diplomats

Derision is a complicated thing. At its most sophomoric, derision is little more than blowing raspberries on the playground – good for a laugh at someone’s expense but without much of a point. 920 more words

Public Diplomacy

HP World on Wheels

So I’ve just discovered about this project being run by HP in India.  Current estimates put about 4 billion of the world’s population without access to internet.  79 more words


Strategic Communications and Foreign Policy: A Conversation with an NSC Press Spokesperson

In a conversation moderated by IPDGC’s program director Janet Steele, National Security Council Press Spokesperson Emily Horne answered questions about her role in the NSC, its media strategy, and elaborated to students about her career path. 181 more words

Global Communication

Mark Pritchard

With a prolific career that spans over two decades, Mark Pritchard has certainly ‘been there, done that’ – musically. The UK-born, Sydney-based producer’s credits not only cross genres, but in several cases, have inspired fresh directions within them. 359 more words


"But What About The Soup?" Reactions To The Invention Of The Telegraph

The invention of the first successful commercially viable electrical Telegraph in 1838 required a colossal shift in perception for the masses, who were accustomed to a world in which information flows were material and visible. 106 more words


Ambient Elders: Tipping the Hat to Three Musical Forefathers

Today we take a look back in time to three different artists or groups who helped shape minimalist, ambient and chillout music into the world it stands as today.All of these artists had/have been active for at least twenty years. 460 more words