Category Archives: Public Relations

V for Victory and Viral

July 19 marks the anniversary of World War II’s “V for Victory” campaign. A New York Times article of the day describes it as a “nerve war” against the Nazis in occupied Europe. Launched by the BBC, championed by Winston Churchill, and executed by countless … Continue reading

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Three Examples of Bad PR, Q2 2014

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs: Controversy about the treatment of veterans is as old as the nation, from the Pennsylvania Mutiny of 1783 which drove Congress from the then-capital of Philadelphia, to the Bonus Army of 1932 protesting economic conditions, to … Continue reading

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Three Examples of Bad PR, Q1, 2014

Chris Christie: 2014 opened with a scandal centering on Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey, who went into the year widely considered the frontrunner for the Republican nomination for president in 2016. The Record broke the story that Christie staffers … Continue reading

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