Office of Public Liaison
Bureau of Public Affairs
February 18, 2011


Michael Posner, Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, held a conversation with Leslie Harris, President and CEO of the Center for Democracy and Technology, on the State Department's internet freedom strategy. The discussion was moderated by P.J. Crowley, Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs. Members of the general public submitted questions, some of which were selected for response during the live broadcast. DipNote» Full Text» Video» iTunes»

Date: 02/18/2011 Description: Conversations With America: State Department's Internet Freedom Strategy - a discussion between Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Michael Posner and Leslie Harris, President and CEO, of the Center for Democracy and Technology - State Dept Image

Through Conversations With America, leaders of national nongovernmental organizations have the opportunity to discuss foreign policy and global issues with senior State Department officials. These conversations aim to provide candid views of the ways in which leaders from the foreign affairs community are engaging the Department on pressing foreign policy issues.