Big-Name Companies Commit To 100% Renewables Campaign
Large companies, including IKEA, H&M, Mars and Nestle, recently joined a group of non-governmental organizations and clean energy stakeholders to launch a multiyear initiative to encourage major businesses to commit to using 100% renewable power. Led by The Climate Group – in partnership with CDP, the International Renewable Energy Agency and others – the RE100 …
Universities must accept China's directives on Confucius Institutes, contracts reveal
Previously undisclosed contracts between Australian universities and the Chinese government reveal varying approaches to safeguarding academic autonomy.
Talking Horses: new BHA chair warns racing must make no-deal Brexit work
The new chair of the British Horseracing Authority said the sport will be ‘using all our connections and skills to get something that will work’ if faced with a no-deal Brexit
Security firm warns of new global campaign targeting critical infrastructure
A hacking group is aggressively targeting critical infrastructure in a new global campaign, a security firm revealed on Wednesday.
Why McDonald's is Accepting Foreign Currency Thursday
In celebration of the U.S. debut of four international menu items, McDonald's wants you to bring any amount of foreign currency to exchange for a new menu item.
Web Platforms Should Ban 'Microtargeted' Political Ads, FEC Chair Says
"The microtargeting of political ads may be undermining the united character of our United States," FEC Chair Ellen Weintraub argues.
Grenfell campaigners illuminate tower blocks to warn of fire concerns
'2 years after Grenfell and this building is still covered in dangerous cladding.'
How Dell's 'Future Ready' Campaign Captures the Heart (and Soul) of Tech Innovation
If waiting for the next installment of Black Mirror is too taxing for you, fill your soul's vacuum with the latest installments of Dell's campaign "Future Ready."Created by Young & Rubicam New York, in partnership with Framestore—responsible for a lot of the cool stuff you see in movies—the episodic campaign follows one family's effort to secure a heart transplant for their young daughter. Unlike in Black…
United Way accepts donations from top campaigns
United Way of Navarro County recently accepted donations from its top campaigns.
Why does media fall for Angus Taylor’s ridiculous scare campaigns?
Angus Taylor has been waging scare campaigns since before he entered parliament, but even he must be stunned by the media’s complicity and gullibility with his latest efforts.
Amato to chair United Way campaign
SWBC Chairman Charlie Amato has been named the 2012 Campaign Chairman for United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County. Amato, a cofounder of the financial services company, has been a longtime member of United Way's Board of Trustees. He succeeds Curt Anastasio, president and CEO of NuStar Energy LP. Last year's United Way campaign raised about $48 million.
NYC police warn SC law enforcement about Mayor Bill de Blasio before SC campaign stop
The day before New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is scheduled for a campaign stop in Orangeburg, South Carolina, NYC police officers warned their SC colleagues not to support the 2020 presidential hopeful.
Why is it difficult to accept foreign policy plays a part in terrorism?
In the travel documentary, In America, Stephen Fry visits a tea party in Massachusetts to speak with Harvard Professor Peter Gomes. The conversation discus
Britain must stop ‘passing the buck’ of plastic waste to world's poorest, MPs, peers and...
Britain must stop sending plastic abroad as it is ‘passing the buck’ to world's poorest, MPs peers, business leaders and campaigners have warned.
Why do LGBT people stay with churches that are not accepting?
Sarah McBride of the Human Rights Campaign answers
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How an Organic Food Company Tried to Make the Most Eco-Friendly Ad Campaign Ever
The best marketing embodies the message it's trying to impart. And in the case of French organic food retailer Biocoop, that means trying to be as environmentally friendly as possible in all of its activities—even producing its ad campaigns.
Co-Chairs Named for United Way Campaign
Co-Chairs of the 2017-2018 Campaign are Jessica Ouellette of the University Credit Union and Jon Gulliver from the Northern Maine Development Commission.
What's in the hacked emails from Clinton's campaign chair posted by WikiLeaks?
Hacked emails released in daily dispatches this past week by the WikiLeaks group exposed the inner workings of Hillary Clinton's campaign leading up to her 2015 announcement that she would seek the presidency, and through this year's primary.
Campaign chairs: Make a gift to aid those right here in Sheboygan County
This weekly column looks at goings-on with the United Way of Sheboygan County.