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A woman journalist interviews men by some shelters

Beyond Public Diplomacy

August 12, 2013
By David Hoffman

“How can a man in a cave out-communicate the world’s leading communications society?” This question, plaintively posed by long-time U.S.

Kenya's Second Chance

March 5, 2013
By David Hoffman

As Kenya approaches a pivotal presidential election on March 4, the world's media will undoubtedly focus on the specta

Obama is right to visit Myanmar (Burma)

November 16, 2012
By David Hoffman

The apparent end of censorship has unleashed a veritable media gold rush in Myanmar (Burma). On his visit there, President Obama should encourage the country's wave of democratic reforms by highlighting the urgent need for free and open media to reach all parts of the country.