By insisting on a pro-Kremlin agenda, and trying in vain to halt all inquiries into the Russian meddling in the election that brought him to power, Trump undermines his own political position, inviting further investigation of his financial dealings and opening the possibility of charges of obstruction of justice. Not a good time for policy, or those trying to communicate it.
Mark Dillen examines President Trump's confusing communications regarding Russia and Ukraine.
Ilan Manor explores the relationship between a country's national image and the image of its leader.
Mark Dillen explores the Trump administration's response to Russia's current disinformation campaign.
Shaun Riordan discusses how the importance of the G20 summit goes beyond its communique.
"How can U.S. public diplomacy...maintain any credibility given what appears to be an openly Islamophobic administration?" asks Mieczysław P. Boduszyński.
Whether you are an executive working for an American multinational company, university, or NGO, or a diplomat serving in our embassies and missions abroad, in the age of President Trump we need to all radically rethink and reconsider our social engagement strategies.
Cari Guittard's advice for how both state and non-state actors can connect with the public under the current president.