Indeed, diplomacy is a career like no other. It is much more than a job; it is a uniquely demanding and
rewarding way of life. As representatives of the United States to foreign governments, U.S. diplomats
directly impact people’s lives and participate in the making of history. They travel the globe, experiencing
foreign cultures as no tourist can. They work alongside highly talented colleagues, face the unexpected every
day, and find themselves in situations that push their ingenuity and creativity to the limit.Please share your
views on the story in this documentary that has made the biggest impression on you. What narratives are the
most valuable for understanding American diplomacy, and why? For example, what is your opinion about the
vision and deeds of George Kennan and Richard Holbrooke? It is the discussion in which we can share our
views on American diplomacy and diplomats.
Watch the documentary “America’s Diplomats,” think about the narratives it offers you, and explains how these images, stories, and personalities impact your beliefs and perceptions of America’s diplomats.