Samantha Power Tells Of The Not-So-Simple 'Education Of An Idealist'

NPRFormer U.N. Ambassador Samantha Power writes that her motto has been "show, don't tell." Her new memoir, The Education of an Idealist, tries to show how she stayed true to her idealism, her belief that she could a make a difference for the better. However ...

September 11th 2019


How to Not Give Up on Activism, According to Obama-Era Ambassador Samantha Power

InStyleWhen Samantha Power left her post as the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations in 2017, she didn't expect to find herself talking about the state of national affairs on social media. She and her colleagues had “the presumption that we would lie low and give ...

September 11th 2019


'I hated my voting instructions': Samantha Power defied Obama to block Russia from United Nations body

Washington Examiner“Too much had happened since I arrived at the U.N. not to vote my conscience,” Power, the former ambassador to the United Nations, writes in her book The Education of an Idealist. For Power, 48, who was America's top U.N. diplomat in Obama's second term ...

September 11th 2019