The Foreign Service Journal, January-February 2021

6 JANUARY-FEBRUARY 2021 | THE FOREIGN SERVICE JOURNAL 97 Reflections A Crown and a Nation By Be a t r i c e Camp 98 Local Lens Geneva, Switzerland By Howa rd So l omo n 51 2021-2023 AFSA Governing Board: Call for Nominations 52 State VP Voice—Reforming the State Department 53 USAID VP Voice—Refine, But Don’t Re-define, Development 54 FCS VP Voice—The New Year: An Opportunity to Think Differently 54 AFSA Governing Board Meeting, Nov. 18, 2020 55 AFSA on the Hill—Advocacy in a New Administration 55 The Future of the Foreign Service 58 Reaching New Audiences: A New Year Challenge 59 2020 AFSATax Guide On the Cover— Illustration by Phil Foster. Marketplace 91 Real Estate 94 Classifieds 96 Index to Advertisers FOREIGN SERVICE 7 President’s Views A Moment of Hope and Possibility By E r i c Ru b i n 9 Letter from the Editor Picking Up the Pieces By Sh awn Do rma n Perspectives Departments 10 Letters 13 Letters-Plus 15 Talking Points 85 In Memory 88 Books AFSA NEWS THE OFFICIAL RECORD OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION