Weekly topic: Brand Presence a…

Weekly topic: Brand Presence and Reflection at Year End

EthicalBrands.com concludes the series on brands at Christmas by discussing the presence of brands in 2… Read More
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2015: A Grey Year for Guatemalan Brands

Elizabeth Rojas critizises the conservative strategies of many brands and exhorts them to build a more emot… Read More
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Face to Face:Brand Presence an…

Face to Face:Brand Presence and Reflection at Year End

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Civic engagement in social movements and campaigns


Patricia Letona and Lucrecia de Arredondo discuss civic engagement in social movements and campaigns. Patricia Letona - Advisor of communication initiativesPatricia Letona - Advisor of communication initiatives Social communicator with more than 15 years of experience. She has worked in many fields related to social communication, politics, public relations, content creation, public administration and electronic government. She has been invited to …

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NAACP leader Rachel Dolezal lied about being black

civil rights activist Rachel Dolezal really white

Via The Daily Dot: Meet Rachel Dolezal, one of the most recognizable civil rights activists in Spokane, Washington. Dolezal is an adjunct professor at Eastern Washington University, a freelance columnist, and the leader of Spokane’s local NAACP chapter. Dolezal is by her family’s account white—Czech, Swedish, and German, with some Native American heritage, according to her mom—which is problematic given that …

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Protests in San Francisco over eviction caused by Google lawyer

San Francisco protests over Google eviction

10/06/2015 Via Business Insider: A group of about 50 protesters swarmed the San Francisco home of Google lawyer Jack Halprin early Wednesday morning. Halprin purchased 812 Guerrero Street, a seven-unit apartment building in the Mission District, for $1.4 million in 2012. In 2014, he served tenants an eviction notice under the Ellis Act, which allows landowners — many of whom had purchased …

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Civic engagement and its culture


Jorge Luis García y Javier Payeras discuss civic engagement and how it affects the associations (and their brands) it is a part of. Javier Payeras - Narrator, poet, and writerJavier Payeras - Narrator, poet, and writer Has published Slogan para una bala expansiva (Poemas, 2015), Fondo para Disco de John Zorn (Diarios 2013),  Imágenes para un View-Master (narrative anthology 2013), Déjate …

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Brands that encourage civic engagement


Pablo de la Vega and Lesly Veliz discuss how brands encourage civic engagement.  Pablo de la Vega - Philosopher and professorPablo de la Vega - Philosopher and professor With a degree in Literature and Philosphy, he has worked for more than four years as a consultant in philosophical and ethical topics. He works as a university professor, giving courses about ethics, literature …

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Wearing orange to stand against gun violence

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01/06/2015 Via Chicago SunTimes: When friends of Hadiya Pendleton sought to fight the violence that claimed the life of the 15-year-old King College Prep honor student on Jan. 29, 2013, they never dreamed the group they formed, Project Orange Tree, would spawn a national anti-gun violence campaign. But on June 2 — which would have been Hadiya’s 18th birthday — …

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Did Richard Prince earn $100,000 off YOUR Instagram photo?

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Via Happy Place: Appropriation will always be part of art. But there’s a difference between sampling a song and building on it, for example, and just straight-up taking an entire piece without permission. Especially when it’s from individuals. Who, in some cases, are trying to make a living off art-based careers of their own. But that’s what Totally Great And …

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Civic Engagement of a People


Juan Carlos Morales and Gabriela Alvarez discuss the realization that government powers cannot stand alone and civic engagement is needed. Juan Carlos Morales - ConsultantJuan Carlos Morales - Consultant Systems engineer with a masters degree from Francisco Marroquin University. Consultant and information technology professor, certified by ISACA: CISA, CISM, CRISC y CGEIT, and accredited by APMG regarding COBIT 5. Author of …

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Poor Little Rich Women

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20/05/2015: Via New York Time’s Sunday Review (by Wednesday Martin): WHEN our family moved from the West Village to the Upper East Side in 2004, seeking proximity to Central Park, my in-laws and a good public school, I thought it unlikely that the neighborhood would hold any big surprises. For many years I had immersed myself — through interviews, reviews …

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