How to Get Out of a Dangerous Diplomacy Internship – MTV News
The United States has a complicated history of hiring foreign workers, often to do jobs that Americans don’t want to do.
Since the 1980s, the Obama administration has relied on people from overseas to do high-level diplomacy in foreign capitals, and has used that hiring to push back against China and Russia.
But the U.S. has not always been a welcoming place for diplomats.
In the late 19th century, Americans were often reluctant to hire foreign workers.
During World War I, some U.N. workers went to Russia to fight against German troops, while others volunteered to go to Italy to help defeat the Italians in World War II.
As more American jobs became available in the late 1940s, however, American diplomats began taking foreign recruits seriously. And the U