I often faced choices that pitted my personal morals against what the organization required or demanded.
By CHARLES RAY
With Iraq and Afghanistan still dangerous and badly governed, a resounding yes eludes diplomats.
By NICHOLAS KRALEV
A diplomatic passport with a notation that the bearer is a U.S. ambassador isn’t enough to earn us respect and courtesy.
HOT TOPIC By CHARLES RAY
Republican and Democratic political leaders have harbored suspicion and distrust of professional diplomats for decades.
ARGUMENT By NICHOLAS KRALEV
Diplomacy isn’t magic fairy dust you sprinkle on international crises when they erupt.
By ELIZABETH SHACKELFORD
A guide to the professional applications of cross-cultural communication for diplomats.
STUDY GUIDE By JACK ZETKULIC
WIDA Executive Director Nicholas Kralev talks to actor Davi Santos, WIDA’s first goodwill ambassador. His credits include “Power Rangers” (Nickelodeon), “Tell Me a Story” (CBS), “Law & Order True Crime” (NBC), “47 Meters Down” and “Something Like Summer.”