Blog Index | December 2010



Goodbye 2010: 15 Questions to End the Year

Facebook Diplomacy: Top 10 US Embassy Facebook Pages Worldwide (2010)…

Quickie: U.S. Revokes Venezuelan Ambassador’s Visa…


That’s preposterous … yeah, but will anyone has the cojones…


Recess Appointments: Ambassadors Bryza, Eisen, Ford and Ricciardone…


Quickie: Reinvent, Don’t Replace, the Special Envoy…


UK-Russia exchanged PNG’ed diplomats for the holidays…


“I am a poor diplomat” — Israeli diplomats packing their bags…


Is David Miliband heading to WashDC as Her Majesty’s Ambassador…


What happened to American diplomat, James Hogan in.Curacao?..


Christmas Celebrations Around the Foreign Service…


Confirmation Good News and Bad News and a Merry Christmas to you, too!…


How Larry Palmer, the US Ambassador nominee for Venezuela got rolled…


Commercial warfare: Just how much grease was used to repatriate the Lockerbie Bomber…


Pan Am Flight 103: We Remember Them


The Marvelous QDDR quietly forgets about the State Dept’s EFM talent pool…


Oh gosh, if you’re reading the Pentagon Papers at work, you could still get in trouble…


SFRC Clears Palmer, Brownfield, Nides, also clears…


US Embassy Abidjan goes on Ordered Departure


The Afghan Plan: Where Dakota goes on R&R and almost forgot to…


More on that Consular Affairs/PPT “no looking at WikiLeaks memo” on personal time…


The bureaucracy needs some thinking brains and oh dear, these cables are naked …


Town Hall Meeting on the First Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development (QDDR) Review…


AFSA opposes mid-level lateral entry program to address mid-level experience gaps (updated)…


Goodbye Richard Charles Albert Holbrooke (1941-2010)…


US Mission Pakistan: reports of Consul General’s departure due to Taliban threats…


Which country has been googling WikiLeaks the most…


Which part of the US has been googling WikiLeaks the most…


Evgeny Morozov : Predicting the future of WikiLeaks…


Quickie: State power and the response to WikiLeaks…


US Embassy Nepal: Is this an ACS job for you?


Overseas Views: How WikiLeaks Changes Things for Us All…


US diplomats in Pakistan help celebrate Sindh Cultural Day…


AFSA opposes mid-level lateral entry program to address mid-level experience gaps

Ambassador Roemer Unveils Obama Platter in New Delhi…

Overseas Views: Diplomacy after WikiLeaks


State Dept OIG looked into SIPDIS captioned cables shared in the SIPRNet two years before…


WikiLeaks Fallout: Canadian Ambassador William Crosbie in Kabul…


Don’t read WL from your workstation, if read elsewhere make sure you wash your eyes or…


The fantastic Four Globetrotters and why we need our diplomats to blog their stories…


Wiki-Weapons of Mass Distraction Fallout: the Firing Squad is Lining Up Here and There…


Quickie: After the Leaks, the Shakeup


A week of WikiLeaks and not one mention of the State Dept’s ‘cookie pushers’…


Has WikiLeaks save you the trouble of FOIAing your own cables…


Diplomatic cables: “Is the Pulitzer board reading …


Quickie: The editorial genius of U.S. diplomats


Quickie: WikiLeaks Accidentally Helps U.S….


Fareed Zakaria on “the scandal that needs fixing”


Three senior diplomats nominated to receive rare rank of career ambassador…


2010 Secretary of State Award for Outstanding Volunteerism…


Black Comedy Central: Catch and Release in Afghanistan…


State Dept bans employees from WikiLeaks?


What we find here is often first rate …. almost …


Insider Quote: “deeply personal”


Blog Index | November 2010


Interpol issues Red Notice for WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange…