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The game that ruins friendships and shapes careers

20 mins | Nov 3, 2020
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Reflections on the favourite board game of Washington officials. David Klion’s childhood frenemy, Michael Ellis, became one of the most quietly powerful officials in Washington - and he might have Diplomacy, a strategic board game of cynical realpolitik, to thank for it. In this remarkable article, he tells his story.
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