The video clip above is well worth the time — focused on thinking through what “soft power” really means in today’s world and how British and American efforts are similar and/or diverge.
I co-moderated the meeting, hosted by the New America Foundation, from Berlin over video skype, and the featured guest was British Council CEO Martin Davidson.
Thanks to Amjad Atallah, Co-Director of the New America Foundation Middle East Task Force, for moderating from Washington.
Andrew Kneale, writes more about the event.
— Steve Clemons