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Should Citizens Living Overseas be Allowed to Vote?

An increasing number of nations are saying “yes” to overseas voting, but should they? Noreen Bowden–a dual citizen of the United States and Ireland–makes the case for allowing members of the diaspora to participate in their country of origin’s elections.

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Tara Sonenshine

Tara Sonenshine’s Remarks at the 2012 Global Diaspora Forum

Tara Sonenshine, Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs at the U.S. Department of State, highlights the enormous potential for diaspora communities to engage in public diplomacy.