The exchange of persons program conducted by IIA remained in the Department of State, but USIA
administered the program overseas.
While the authors studiously avoid any references to the recent election, the paper provides a great deal of insight on how a new, improved USIA
on steroids might work and what it would be up against.
gratus (Loew, 1856) excluding species that have been transferred to the genus Usia
later (Evenhuis, 1990; Gibbs, 2014).
The report of the 1961-1962 Brazilian opinion survey conducted on behalf of the USIA
was based on a sample of 1,593 (1961 survey) and 1,327 individuals (1962 survey).
In response, the USIA
's assistant director termed Fulbright's views "naive and stupid."
(21) The restated Zorinsky Amendment would also apply its ban on influencing public opinion to the BBG, and replace the mention of the now defunct USIA
with the State Department.
With the abolition of the United States Information Agency (USIA
) in 1999, it became an orphan.
Its construction had cost United States Industrial Alcohol (USIA
), Purity's parent company, $30,000.
Each of the five core elements of public diplomacy--the influence of the USIA
's advice and data on US foreign policy, the mobilization of the USIA
in the direct advancement of US foreign policy goals, cultural diplomacy, exchange diplomacy, and international broadcasting--are addressed.