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If We Want A Healthier Nation, We Need to Talk About Race and Privilege

By Sara Isaac July 30, 2018

If you’ve worked in philanthropic spaces long enough, you’ve been there: in a posh hotel that 80..

Can a Bunch of High School Kids Really Make a Difference on Gun Control?

By Peter Mitchell February 19, 2018

The political landscape is littered with sympathetic gun control advocates vanquished by the..

How to Use Advocacy To Bridge the Divide

By Sara Isaac March 16, 2017

The phrase I have heard over and over in liberal circles since the November election is, “we..

What Climate Change Advocates Can Learn From 'The Music Man'

By Sara Isaac February 10, 2017

When South Miami Mayor Philip K. Stoddard thinks about how to get his small Florida town to take..

Why Worrying About Climate Change Makes It Worse

By Sara Isaac January 18, 2017

The world is going to hell in a hand basket, and Americans are finally worrying about it.

The Researchers Who Could Have Predicted the Election

By Karen Ong November 23, 2016

A single theme ran through last week’s IIEX Forum on nonconscious thinking in Chicago: Nearly..

#TrumpRiot vs #SafetyPin

By Christene Jennings November 11, 2016

How should progressives in America respond to the resounding defeat dealt them on Tuesday?

Note to My Fellow Progressives: The Election Is Over

By Peter Mitchell November 10, 2016

The election is over. But all is not lost.

You Don't Think Like Your Target Audience

By Francis Diaz June 2, 2016

Growing up in a small, rural town in North Florida, climate change wasn’t a topic that came up..

Why Marketing is Superior to Politics

By Peter Mitchell February 25, 2016

When pundits brand politics as marketing, we marketers are insulted. We only wish today’s..

How to Design an Advocacy Strategy

By Peter Mitchell November 19, 2015

First recognize this simple truth: The best argument doesn’t always win.