Category Archives: Public Relations

Two Examples of Bad PR, Q4 2014

Bill Cosby: Media throughout the fall have been reporting accusations spanning the 1960s to the 2000s that Bill Cosby drugged and raped women. The media that ignited the current crisis were not traditional news outlets; a viral campaign on social … Continue reading

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The Creel Committee: 100 Years of Strategic Communication

The Wall Street Journal marks the 100-year anniversary of World War I’s commencement by noting 100 legacies of the war, technological, political and social shifts of the era that affect us to this day. Propaganda is among the listed legacies: … Continue reading

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The Atomic Press Release

August 6 marks the anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima.¬†Official announcement came through a press release issued by President Harry Truman: Sixteen hours ago¬†an American airplane dropped one bomb on Hiroshima, an important Japanese Army base. … Continue reading

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