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American Diplomat
American Diplomat
Ambassador (Retired) Pete Romero and Writer/Producer Laura Bennett

American Diplomat goes behind the scenes to hear real stories from diplomats who lived newsworthy events overseas. Experience the Cuban revolution, Central... more

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Encore: Stay Home and Pour the Tea

A social worker by profession, Bonnie Miller traveled the world with her spouse Ambassador Tom Miller and created the first-ever... more

24 Jun 2021 · 32 minutes
Dull, Duller, Dulles

Trick Question: What happened in Yalta in 1945?  Probably more than you think!  And why did those proceedings hold up... more

16 Jun 2021 · 32 minutes
Encore: Pedro Pan and the Guerrillas

Pete sends Phil Chicola to guerrilla country to investigate the deaths of American linguist missionaries, and both Pete and Phil... more

12 Jun 2021 · 32 minutes
The Sky is Green!

Phil Shull is back, this time connecting our earlier discussion of Chinese culture to practical business and policy challenges faced... more

04 Jun 2021 · 27 minutes
Scarcity Colors Everything

Why does the West find China so confounding in matters of business and diplomacy? Phil Shull, retired Foreign Agricultural Service... more

28 May 2021 · 55 minutes
A Bag of Doritos: It's Happening

What do 840 people, 96 hours, a hamster, a newborn, a bag of Doritos and a husband expecting to fly... more

20 May 2021 · 32 minutes
Biden Gets an Incomplete (So Far)

Dennis Jett, recidivist American Diplomat guest, regales and opines on hostage-taking in Peru, the Cuban missile crisis, the JFK assassination,... more

13 May 2021 · 36 minutes
The Mother of All Conspiracy Theories

In our third of three episodes on the assassination of JFK, we learn what the eminently reasonable Rolf Mowatt-Larssen, former... more

06 May 2021 · 46 minutes
Her Fathers' Death: It Just Doesn't Add Up

Why did her diplomat father take his own life? Her mother kept her in the dark. Why? To protect her? From... more

29 Apr 2021 · 32 minutes
A JFK Assassination Tipster's Demise

Charles Thomas had intel, valuable intel, on the assassination of John F. Kennedy. And to thank him for his efforts... more

22 Apr 2021 · 34 minutes
American Diplomat
Encore: Stay Home and Pour the Tea
American Diplomat