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Exit the Scapegoat at Komen. Who’s Next?

As expected, Karen Handel has resigned as VP of public affairs for Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Her resignation can be perceived as part of the organization’s response to the public outcry over its … | MORE »

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Clint Eastwood Replies to Critics With Magnum Force

Clint Eastwood’s Super Bowl ad for Chrysler did not make some Republicans’ day, but his no-nonsense rebuttal to criticism is a marvel of concision and emphatic message control. The political impartiality of Eastwood’s two-minute tome … | MORE »

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BC Hydro’s PR Investment May Reap Powerful Rewards

British Columbia’s electric utility company is loading up on PR research and consultation in advance of major price hikes. | MORE »

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Clint Eastwood Replies to Critics With Magnum Force

While unforgiving Republications cry foul on Chrysler’s Super Bowl ad, Clint Eastwood’s explanation is every which way but loose. | MORE »

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Goldman Sachs CEO Occupies Center Stage for Human Rights Org

Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein signed on with the Human Rights Campaign to help generate awareness for marriage equality, garnering some positive coverage for himself for a change. | MORE »

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Exit the Scapegoat at Komen. Who’s Next?

Focusing the blame on one person for the handling of the cutoff of funding to Planned Parenthood is unbecoming to a once-proud organization. | MORE »

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Bad News for Taco Bell as It Feels Heat From Chipotle

Taco Bell’s got a clear-cut messaging assignment: convincing customers that its food is safe to eat after Food Safety News identified the fast food chain as the mystery restaurant responsible for a salmonella outbreak across … | MORE »

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Social Media Looms Large in Komen’s Latest Decision

Hyperbole may often be used when describing the impact of social media, but over the last month, its power has been undeniable in helping organize people to inspire—or prevent—change. Susan G. Komen for the Cure … | MORE »

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Twitter, Mini-Controversies, All Part of Super Bowl Experience

Tweeters went on all-out blitz before and during the Super Bowl, widening the reach of flubs and obscene gestures. | MORE »

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PR News Survey: A Day in the Life of a PR Practitioner

We know how busy you are as a PR professional, which is exactly why we’re asking you to take this quick survey asking you how you spend your typical day. We want to make PR … | MORE »

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