Category Archives: Public Relations

ISIS and the Media War

The Brookings Institute has published “The ISIS Twitter census: Defining and describing the population of ISIS supporters on Twitter.”  Key findings include: At least 46,000 Twitter accounts were used by ISIS supporters Typical ISIS supporters were located within the organization’s … Continue reading

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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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