A funny thing is going on in San Francisco right now. After Uber hired Goldman to raise $1 billion in a convertible debt sale, Uber launched a $5 UberPool campaign for a limited time on rides anywhere in San Francisco. UberPool is Uber’s carpooling service where they charge an even lower rate than their UberX offering. $5 to Read More...
You can spend hours choosing the right keywords for your Adwords campaign. Then weeks crafting and refining your ad's headline and copy. You'll likely see some results, and potentially even get a return on your investment. But unless...Show More Summary
The CFL's Toronto Argonauts are supporters of the White Ribbon Campaign, a domestic-violence prevention initiative formed in response to the 1989 École Polytechnique Massacre, where 14 women at a Montreal university were murdered byShow More Summary
Two weeks ago Houston Mayor Annise Parker was denied her motion that the trial be decided by a judge. Jury selection begins today: A jury will be tasked with parsing thousands of pages of signatures during a trial that may last as long as two months. Show More Summary
Black Transgender Woman Lamia Beard Shot To Death Hate crimes against transgender women is on the rise… Via Human Rights Campaign reports: Thirty-year-old Lamia Beard of Norfolk, Va., a transgender woman of color, was shot in the early morning
The Human Rights Campaign has released 'A Christian Conversation Guide: Creating Safe and Inclusive Spaces for People Who are LGBT.' read more
"Harry Potter" actress Emma Watson, 24, has become a public figure for gender equality. Her speech about women's rights at the UN back in September, which introduced the HeForShe campaign — which seeks to involve men in the fight against sexism — earned a tremendous amount of attention, and rightfully so. Show More Summary
W Hotels Worldwide has joined forces with the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the largest civil rights organization working to achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) equality, in the fight for nationwide LGBT equality by launching a fundraising and awareness initiative, Turn It Up For Change. Show More Summary
How would you feel if, during high-tension moments in your favorite movies, the cameras cut to slow motion and the lead actors turned to stare right at you? Now you might find out, thanks to a new campaign by from Fox Entertainment's movie channel, FXM. Show More Summary
In the ongoing case of Saks Fifth Avenue claiming that it has the right to discriminate against transgender employees, the Human Rights Campaign and National Center for Lesbian Rights have followed up the formal refutation of Saks' motion to dismiss...
It’s easy to tell when a video has been successful online, right? Just go to YouTube and look at how many views it has. Except YouTube isn’t the only site around (as I remind myself anytime I look at the view counts on TechCrunch’s YouTube channel). That’s why Visible Measures, a startup focused on video analytics and advertising, has launched a new site called True… Read More
In this weekly feature, InStyle's Fashion News Director Eric Wilson shares his favorite fashion moment of the week and explains how it could shape styles to come. Look for it on What's Right Now every Friday. The Moment: This week, while...Show More Summary
The power and influence of paid media advertising, including print ads, TV commercials, radio, and even online digital campaigns is waning, in favor of unpaid earned and owned messaging from your website, social media, key market influencers, and existing customer word-of-mouth. Show More Summary
Cadillac has big plans to take over the world, and the first salvo in that campaign is the upcoming CT6 flagship luxury sedan. We'll see it in about two months and change, right in time for the New York Auto Show. Read more...
Douthat imagines how the left and right will respond to the president: [Obama’s] influence over Clinton’s campaign will depend on economic trends and foreign policy developments as well as her own choices: If he’s climbed to a 47-48 percent approval rating by early 2016, I wouldn’t expect there to be any daylight between his agenda […]
Oscar campaigning done right, with musical accompaniment by D'Angelo.
While human rights campaigners have been protesting corporal punishment around the world for decades, it is the current case of 31 year old writer Raif Badawi that is now focusing international attention on the practice in Saudi Arabia, reports The Wall Street Journal. Show More Summary
The memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Jan. 15, the 86th anniversary of his birth, should hit us right where we live, and I mean that literally. King is known for his heroic campaign to win black Americans the right to vote and to desegregate schools and transportation in the South. Show More Summary
New Loewe creative director Jonathan Anderson continues his relationship with photographer Steven Meisel for the fashion house’s fall-winter 2015 advertising campaign. Breaking right before the showing of Anderson’s latest collection...Show More Summary
In one of his last speeches, at Grosse Point, MI., the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., laid out his next campaign, the one he died pursuing. It was not about civil rights for minorities but economic rights for “the other America.”