Diplomacy, Trick Or Treat?!

Diplomacy as a practice can never lose its poise but does it come with the charisma? The course to diplomacy was a choice I made to get an insight on how global diplomacy can really impact the world in the age of today when it is required the most. The ambition of this course is to dig into the true meaning of diplomacy which common people cannot possibly fathom. What causes its success and failure, qualities of a good diplomat and the various forms in which diplomacy is seen in action are such intriguing areas that entices youngsters to jump into the bandwagon of learning about diplomacy and eventually, making it a profession. It is a constant learning process which draws new challenges everyday with the changing scenarios worldwide.

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Power Corrupts & Absolute Power Corrupts Absolutely

The statement, “Power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely”, was made by John Emerich Edward Dahlberg Acton, also known as Lord Acton, a British historian of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It was a clear observation by Acton that a person’s morality lessens as his or her power increases. Power is simply defined as the ability to make choices or influence outcomes, which is also power held by a person or group of people in a society.

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