State: Web 2.0 a disruptive force in diplomacy

Wednesday - 6/2/2010, 3:49pm EDT

WFED's Jason Miller

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The State Department doesn't just see social networking technologies as an additional tool in its toolbox.

State says it sees Web 2.0 as a disruptive force in diplomacy.

Jared Cohen works on the State Department's Policy and Planning Staff.

He says the department must understand how its technologies work and how best to use them to meet its mission of development and diplomacy.

Federal News Radio's Jason Miller tells us what State is doing and why your agency needs to pay attention.