Fixing Public Diplomacy

The State Department needs to do “information” better, but we should privatize the “engage and persuade” business.

Appeared in: Volume 2, Number 5 | Published on: May 1, 2007
Michael Holtzman is a partner in the strategic communications firm Brown Lloyd James. He served as a consultant to the U.S. State Department in 2004 and the U.S. Trade Representative’s office in 1999. He was director of public affairs at The Council on Foreign Relations from 1996–98.
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