"Track Two Galactic Diplomacy: The Role of Citizen Diplomacy with Extraterrestrial Civilizations" by Michael Salla
"Is it possible that memories that we are so sure of, that are so real, that actually help to define who we are, could be counterfeit? Can they be invented or even implanted by an outside source, by aliens with sinister motives or nefarious humans – government agents or otherwise – with secret technologies that are unknown to the general population?"
'Track two’ or 'citizen diplomacy' offers the opportunity for private individuals or ‘citizen organizations’ to open communication channels and develop agreements between nations experiencing diplomatic impasses and/or violent conflict. Citizen diplomacy has been shown to be an effective process in helping establish diplomatic relations and developing suitable confliction resolution strategies for difficult global conflicts. Extending the practice of citizen diplomacy from the global arena involving international actors, into the exopolitical arena involving different extraterrestrial civilizations is both possible and necessary. This is due to the long history of secrecy, hidden rivalries and low intensity conflicts that exist between extraterrestrial races and government agencies.
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