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Kickstartable: Nerdy Words Valentines

While most people may be focusing on holiday shopping right now, there’s a Kickstarter campaign asking you to think about Valentine’s Day. Nerdy Words caught my eye this week, and I’m excited to share it with you. If you like science, love, and puns, these cards will be right you your alley. I was able … Continue reading Kickstartable: Nerdy Words Valentines

Ads Against Apartheid hits LA with Mandela campaign

Ads Against Apartheid's (AAA) National ad campaign for Palestinian human rights launched earlier this month in Los Angeles with more than 30 billboards across the city showcasing Nelson Mandela's famous quote: "Our freedom is incomplete without the freedom of the Palestinians."

Apple CEO Tim Cook Makes 'Substantial' Contribution To HRC Campaign Targeting His Home State Of Alabama

12 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Six weeks after coming out publicly, Apple CEO Tim Cook has made a "substantial" contribution to a campaign aimed at bringing LGBT equality to his home state of Alabama. The Human Rights Campaign announced Cook's contribution Thursday to its Project...

Apple CEO gives 'substantial' sum to HRC's southern state project; may or may not have used ApplePay

22 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Tim Cook, the out gay head of the company responsible for at least one of the devices likely in your house (if not pocket) right now, has made an undisclosed donation to the Human Rights Campaign's campaign to score LGBT...

Apple CEO gives money for gay rights initiative in the South

Tim Cook's donation towards the campaign is intended to encourage acceptance of the LGBT community in three southern states

Tim Cook Gives Big To HRC

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

The Human Rights Campaign today announced that Apple CEO Tim Cook has made a large donation to help fund LGBT advocacy in southern states including his native Alabama. The amount of Cook's contribution to the Washington-based Human Rights...Show More Summary

Tim Cook makes 'generous' donation to Southern LGBT equality group

An LGBT equality group in the Southern U.S. has picked up an important backer today: Tim Cook. Human Rights Campaign (HRC), which runs the Project One America initiative that fights for LGBT equality in Alabama, Arkansas, and Mississippi,...Show More Summary

Tim Cook makes personal donation to LGBT equality campaign in Alabama, Arkansas and Mississippi

Apple CEO Tim Cook has made a “generous personal financial investment” in Project One America, an LGBT equality campaign focused on three Southern states: Alabama, Arkansas, and Mississippi. Human Rights Campaign president Chad Griffin announced the donation on the civil rights organization’s blog today. Show More Summary

Books Are My Bag

Tweet   Books Are My Bag is the biggest ever campaign for bookshops – running right up to Christmas 2013 – and it launched with the Big Bookshop Party on Saturday 14th September. That’s when bookshops across the UK & Ireland turned the high streets orange, and when book lovers visited their favourite bookshops, joined [...]

Sony Scraps TV Advertising On ‘The Interview’

EXCLUSIVE: Sony Pictures is right now starting the process that will scrap the rest of the TV campaign spend to promote The Interview. This occurred after the major theater chains announced they aren't going to show the movie in theaters, in light of the terror threat that was delivered yesterday as part of the Sony Pictures hack attack. Show More Summary

Katy Perry Goes “Alice in Wonderland” in new CoverGirl Campaign

The more colorful flowers and stunning scenery, the better, and Katy Perry looked like she fit right in on the set of her new CoverGirl commercial. The 30-year-old “Hot N Cold” singer donned a pink one-shoulder dress in the new spot,...Show More Summary

Where to Shop if You're Pro-LGBT

A new report from the LGBT Human Rights Campaign (HRC) lists hundreds of retailers and their LGBT-friendly score. The purpose of the list is to encourage shoppers this holiday season to buy LGBT and to avoid companies that are not so enlightened. Show More Summary

Government Partially Backs Down Over Promotion of Gay Rights In Faith Schools

A small victory in the battle against the promotion of liberal values has been won, as the British government has backed away from Ofsted’s persecution of faith schools in the face of legal challenges and a letter writing campaign. According...Show More Summary

Chelsea Transfer News: Blues Didn't Make a Mistake in Frank Lampard Summer Saga

Frank Lampard's recent contributions to Manchester City's Premier League campaign have left many wondering whether Chelsea made a mistake letting the club legend go, but Jose Mourinho is right when he says the Blues made the correctShow More Summary

NOM Appeals Denial Of Legal Fees After Losing Suit Against Feds

4 days agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Back in June a federal court declared that NOM had not "produced a shred of proof" that their donor information had been deliberated leaked to the Human Rights Campaign. The government did agree to pay NOM $50K for the "unintentional...Show More Summary

Why big spending on political campaigns makes racial inequality worse

Throughout U.S. history, minorities have had an unequal voice in politics — because they were denied the right to vote, or because when they could vote they had to pay poll taxes, or because, in the absence of poll taxes, even subtler obstacles, such as gerrymandering, emerged. For the most part, we think that such barriers […]

PETA Using Celebs to Push for Horse Carriage Ban in New York City

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s agenda to put horse-drawn carriage rides out to pasture now has an ally in the animal rights group PETA. PETA has announced the release of a new ad campaign in support of the proposed ban, which will feature minor celebrities Tim Gunn, Anjelica Huston, Edie Falco and Russell Simmons. Show More Summary

The right is coming for your birth control — they just don’t want you to know it yet

A strategic campaign to conflate abortion and birth control has been underway for years. Here's what it's about

5 Holiday Marketing Campaigns That Get It Right

‘Tis the season to be jolly... and to be inundated by a barrage of holiday-themed marketing. While some of what we see is cringe-worthy at best, there’s something to be said for a well-thought-out, well-executed holiday campaign. Find out what separates a killer holiday campaign from the rest.

Doug McDermott Injury: Updates on Bulls Forward's Knee Surgery and Recovery

Doug McDermott's rookie campaign suffered a major setback on Friday. Nick Friedell of reported that the Chicago Bulls small forward will have an "arthroscopic procedure" on his right knee, with no timetable set for his...Show More Summary

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