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Four Years After Greenpeace Sting, Big PR Dumps Big Oil

Four Years After Greenpeace Sting, Big PR Dumps Big Oil

In late 2011, I infiltrated a commercial shoot for the American Petroleum Institute, run by a subsidiary of Edelman. Now, after dealing with public outcry over its work for climate science denial groups like API, Edelman is ending its contract.
PR Flack Randal Simonetti Sells Conflict To Corporations
A great read for those unfamiliar with the dubious world of corporate public relations.

PR Flack Randal Simonetti Sells Conflict To Corporations

Here's how PR executive Randal Simonetti attempts to advice corporate clients: sell fear of Greenpeace campaigns, urge companies to maintain bad business practices and, of course, hire Randal Simonetti!
Grayson: GOP Solution For Health Care Is Still To 'Die Quickly'

Grayson: GOP Solution For Health Care Is Still To 'Die Quickly'

Rep. Alan Grayson joined Ed Schultz this Friday to discuss Rep. Darrell Issa's latest stunt, where he's traveling around the country looking to generate more negative press for the Affordable Care Act, but as Grayson reminded Schultz during the interview, the Republicans' supposed "solutions" for Americans to have access to health care are the same as they've always been. Don't get sick and if you get sick, die quickly.