Holding Strong Political Views and Working for an Apolitical Non-Profit


Apolitical. Neutral. Non-partisan. When I first realized the apolitical aspect of the International Relations Council, I thought that it must be entirely possible to separate my political opinions from the work I would do. I was supposed to be educating people about international relations, politics didn't have to be part of it. As it turned out, it was more difficult than I could have imagined. I found it incredibly difficult to take a program and remove any hint of political angle. I never considered myself an activist. Never once in my life. Oh, I have plenty of opinions, don't get [...]