Poor Richard's Podcast: Tales of American Diplomacy

By ADST

The Official Podcast Channel of ADST -- Capturing, preserving, and sharing the experiences of America's diplomats.

  1. 1.
    Dealing with a Leftist Dipsomaniac: The United States and Ecuador’s Carlos Arosemena
    13:14
  2. 2.
    Tex Harris Keep Your Hands Above Your Head
    5:03
  3. 3.
    Relationships - Women in the Foreign Service
    24:36
  4. 4.
    Brunei
    16:53
  5. 5.
    Nixon in China- A Question of Interpretation
    9:37
  6. 6.
    South Africa, DeKlerk and the End of Apartheid
    7:16
  7. 7.
    Peace Baby: the First Drive from Egypt to Israel in 1980
    6:54
  8. 8.
    William Harrop on Using Soccer Balls to Build Goodwill in Guinea
    4:28
  1. 9.
    Tish Butler on the 1983 Beirut US Embassy Bombing
    14:37
  2. 10.
    Blowing the Whistle on American Corruption in Russia
    8:47
  3. 11.
    Basketball: The Fifth Basket of the Helsinki Final Act and the Effects on U.S.-Soviet Relations
    8:26
  4. 12.
    CNN, Tanks, and Glass Walls: The August 1991 U.S.S.R. Coup
    11:35
  5. 13.
    Mission Unspeakable: When North Koreans Tried to Kill the President of South Korea
    7:21
  6. 14.
    Teaching the Foreign Service to Speak Foreign Languages
    15:21
  7. 15.
    Getting the U.S. President to Write to the President of Guatemala About Human Rights (Hint – It’s Who You Know)
    10:50
  8. 16.
    Escape from Japanese Internment in China
    22:53
  9. 17.
    South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission
    26:03
  10. 18.
    Observing the Fiftieth Anniversary of VJ-Day in Japan
    12:13
  11. 19.
    "The Wild West" - Peshawar and the Afghan Mujahedeen
    29:50
  12. 20.
    Take This Job and Shove It, Mr. Kissinger
    23:44
  13. 21.
    Korean Visa Fraud and GI Brides
    19:11
  14. 22.
    Persecution of the Kurds
    25:46
  15. 23.
    Pac-Man Fever
    9:59
  16. 24.
    U.S. Diplomatic History in Brief
    49:49
  17. 25.
    George Shultz "Your Country is the United States"
    23:35
  18. 26.
    Remembering Pope John Paul II
    24:34
  19. 27.
    The Beijing Conference on Women
    15:43
  20. 28.
    "Without respect, America's power just seeps away"
    40:51
  21. 29.
    Begining of a Beautiful Friendship: The 1951 Treaty of Peace with Japan
    16:09
  22. 30.
    Pardon Me, Boys, Is That the Trans-Siberian Choo-choo?
    18:01
  23. 31.
    Julia Chang Bloch's Whole-of-Mission Approach in Nepal
    20:46
  24. 32.
    Women in the Foreign Service – You’ve Come a Long Way, Baby!
    17:04
  25. 33.
    The Canadian Caper, Argo, and Escape from Iran
    32:46
  26. 34.
    Play it again, Anne: Casablanca's First Female Consul General
    25:04
  27. 35.
    I, Spy? Diplomatic Adventures during Soviet-American Détente
    16:19
  28. 36.
    When Archaeology Meets Diplomacy: The Dig at Herculaneum
    14:55
  29. 37.
    An Episode Right Out of "Get Smart"
    3:29
  30. 38.
    I Want YOU to Get Me a New Shower Head!
    7:11
  31. 39.
    The Rwandan Genocide — The View from Ground Zero
    29:03
  32. 40.
    Opening an Embassy in the Land of Genghis Khan
    28:17
  33. 41.
    A Hamilton for Henry
    7:13
  34. 42.
    A Crack in the Iron Curtain: Freeing Sharansky
    30:48
  35. 43.
    What Goes on Behind the Scenes When POTUS Comes to Town
    16:58
  36. 44.
    Laying it Between the Lines: Music Diplomacy in Shanghai
    14:10
  37. 45.
    Which Witch?
    36:31
  38. 46.
    Stranded in Siberia
    12:33
  39. 47.
    A Book You Can Swear By
    5:29
  40. 48.
    The Jonestown Massacre, Part III
    22:02
  41. 49.
    The Jonestown Massacre, Part I
    9:59
  42. 50.
    The Jonestown Massacre, Part II
    17:03

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