Institute for Public Diplomacy and Global Communication
Blogs & Bullets III: Twitter Evolutions: Understanding the Changing Role of Social Media in War and Protest
February 14, 2014 - Experts in the role of communications and soft power in countering radicalization discussed and debated the strategic influence of western powers in changing the narrative toward stability, tolerance, and democratization in the Horn of Africa and Western Sahel.
November 5, 2013 - Distinguished ambassador Thomas Pickering delivered the Third Annual Walter Roberts Lecture at GW. In a conversation with Frank Sesno, director of the School of Media and Public Affairs, he discussed what went wrong in Benghazi, and what lies ahead in meeting diplomatic challenges for the U.S.