Arts & Culture
11:44 am
Wed December 3, 2014

Former Secretary Of State Madeleine Albright's Jewelry Diplomacy

Serpent Pin, circa 1860. Designer unknown. Secretary Albright wore this golden snake brooch to a meeting on Iraq after Saddam Hussein's press called her a serpent.
John Bigelow Taylor

As U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and then the first female Secretary of State, Madeleine Albright often signaled her mood or opinions with the brooch she had pinned to her suit. 

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2:30 pm
Mon February 20, 2012

Ann Wright: Soldier, Diplomat, Activist

Robert Shetterly Americans Who Tell The Truth

Ann Wright by her own admission spent virtually her entire adult life working for the U.S. federal government.

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