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American Image Overseas

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A Bush administration panel says that hostility toward America has reached shocking levels among Arabs and Muslims overseas. The panel calls for an overhaul of U.S. public relations. Join guest host Lynn Neary for a discussion about how the United States could change the way it promotes itself overseas.

Guests:

James Glassman
*Member, Advisory Group on Public Diplomacy in the Arab and Muslim World
*Resident Fellow, American Enterprise Institute

Walter Hixson
*Professor of History at the University of Akron in Akron, Ohio
*Author, Parting the Curtain: Propaganda, Culture, and the Cold War, 1945-1961 (Palgrave Macmillan: 1998)

Alan Heil
*Author, Voice of America (CU Press: 2003)
*Former Deputy Director for Voice of America

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