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Foreign Service Day

You think of your loved ones first:  Honoring the lives of those who sacrificed theirs in the line of service.  With remarks from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and the story of Ambassador Jonathan Addleton.   The latest podcast from American Diplomat...

Here I Am, Now What?

What happens when Fulanita arrives? And what is this wall, really? And what do drugs have to do with all of this?  Bill Brownfield and John Feeley, together with Pete, unpack the deets in our second of three episodes on the border.  Plus, a barnyard narco song you do not want...

Plastics

Remember the movie The Graduate?  Fifty-two years on, here's where we are with plastics.  It ain't pretty, but Bob Blake is on the job. The latest podcast from American Diplomat...

The Diplomat Environmentalist

The life and (near) death of Indonesia's Palm Oil Pledge, A guy named Anderson and an air pollution monitor in Jakarta.  Bob Blake works with private industry and government to foster lasting change in Indonesia. The latest podcast from American Diplomat...

The Environmentalist Diplomat

The life and (near) death of Indonesia's Palm Oil Pledge, A guy named Anderson and an air pollution monitor in Jakarta.  Bob Blake works with private industry and government to foster lasting change in Indonesia. The latest podcast from American Diplomat...

Ever Hear of Ebenezer Bassett?

Me, neither.  Chris Teal, filmmaker, author and diplomat, shares the little-known tale of integrity and courage of the first African American diplomat, appointed 1869, preceding longtime friend Frederick Douglass by 20 years.   The latest podcast from American Diplomat...