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Moving Beyond Tolerance: A Call for Communicators

November 17th, 2022 by

The International Day for Tolerance emphasizes tolerating differences is not enough. Change requires intentional shifts. Here’s how to begin.

NBA boasts tolerance, but is in a real crisis after kyrie Irving's antisemetic comments

NBA Drops the Ball in Responding to Irving’s Antisemitic Tropes

November 2nd, 2022 by

A prompt response is a hallmark of crisis communication. The NBA and the Brooklyn Nets waffled on their initial responses to Kyrie Irving’s antisemitic posting. Have they run out of time to act?

The AARP and Frameworks Institute offered these vibrant images of the 50-plus community to showcase proper representation in messaging for age..

Communication Tips for Combatting a Forgotten DEI Topic: Ageism

October 24th, 2022 by

Ageism in messaging can be bad for business. Research shows that 56 cents of every dollar spent comes from the 50-plus community.

[VIDEO] PRNEWS Live Mixes Hispanic Heritage Month with Reputation Repair

October 14th, 2022 by

As we celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month, PR pro Marco Gonzalez discussed regaining trust in the wake of the LA City Council debacle.

How PR Can Bridge Cultural Gaps with Hispanic Markets via Inclusivity and Unity

October 12th, 2022 by

As Hispanic Heritage Month ends Oct. 15, we find a mix of diversity and unity can help PR and marketing craft more effective messages.

LA Council’s Racism Offers DEI, PR Crisis Lessons on Indigenous Peoples Day

October 10th, 2022 by

Communicators know about inclusivity and DEI. Today saw a news story that pushed against inclusivity. Perhaps it made Indigenous Peoples Day the saddest one in the holiday’s short history. It was filled with irony and a few PR lessons.

[VIDEO] PRNEWS Discusses Hispanic Heritage Month and Communication

September 21st, 2022 by

PRNEWS welcomed Sonia Diaz, president, Hispanic PR Association (HPRA), to discuss how well the Hispanic community is represented in PR and media.

PRNEWS Honors Top Women in Industry at New York Gala

September 7th, 2022 by

PRNEWS celebrated this year’s class of honorees for Top Women in PR in New York.

Remembering a Pioneer Who Elevated Hispanic/Latino Communities’ Visibility in Media

September 1st, 2022 by

The legacy of Esther Renteria helps raise awareness of a continuing issue: low levels of Hispanic/Latino representation in PR and media.

PR Tackles the Gender Pay Gap for Women's Equality Day

PR Firms Tackle Gender Pay Gap to Promote Women’s Equality

August 26th, 2022 by

One of the myriad ways PR is working to address inequality is by acknowledging pay inequity and the gender pay gap.