PERSPECTIVES ON DIPLOMACY AND DEFENSE
There has been a growing convergence of interest between diplomacy and special operations since the 9/11 terror attacks.
BY STEVEN KASHKETT
The challenge for the State Department is not necessarily to reduce the role of the Department of Defense in foreign affairs, but to strengthen our own voice.
BY WANDA NESBITT
In the eyes of many around the world, diplomacy has taken a back seat to military operations in U.S. foreign policy. The drone program is a prime example.
BY ANN WRIGHT
State has ceded some turf to the military, but it’s not too late to regain it and rebalance the civilian-military equation in U.S. foreign affairs.
BY LARRY BUTLER
A September 1988 Conversation with Frank Carlucci.
TCKs deal with repatriation issues and reverse culture shock when they attend college in the United States. Here are some tips for success.
BY HANNAH MORRIS
An understanding of education allowances is crucial for Foreign Service families. Here is an introduction.
BY MARYBETH HUNTER
Getting Out in Front
BY BARBARA STEPHENSON
The Golden Rule of Professionalism
BY MATT TOMPKINS
On Launching a Rewarding Career
BY ANGIE BRYAN