iPlayer Radio What's New?
Image for US diplomacy: 21st Century style

Listen now 28 mins

Listen in pop-out player

US diplomacy: 21st Century style

28 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 09 March 2013

How US diplomacy is changing with the times, Hugo Chavez's death resonates among Venezuelan-Americans, an Egyptian-American marathon man's message of peace, the impact of American budget cuts abroad and rediscovering Abraham Lincoln's foot doctor.

(Image: The Brigade Against Anti-Black Racism conducts street outreach in Paris, France. The group is part of a larger effort in France known as the Collective Against Racial Profiling, an initiative that emerged from a U.S. State Department-funded trip. Credit: Amy Bracken)



  1. Image for Boston Calling

    Boston Calling

    How the world looks through American eyes, and the myriad and unexpected ways that the world…

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss