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Continuing the Fight for LGBT Equality: A Conversation with Anastasia Khoo

Posted: May 11, 2016

As a big player in the movement for LGBT equality, the Human Rights Campaign has used all the tools they have to stop the recent anti-LGBT bills introduced across the south. From organizing celebrities and business leaders, to leading marches in the street, HRC is on the frontline of this movement. We talked with Anastasia Khoo, chief marketing officer for HRC and the brain behind many of their famous social media campaigns about this fight and what HRC is doing to win.

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Moving from Allies to Advocates for LGBT Equality

Posted: July 9, 2015

Marriage equality has finally arrived, and while turning our Facebook profile photos into rainbows of pride is a great way to signal our support for LGBT rights, it’s really just a first step.

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Giving Power And Reach To Your Words And Messages

Posted: February 9, 2015

In this video replay from frank 2014, Caroll Bogert of Human Rights Watch talks about how social media powers the group's communications.

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We All Have A Stake In This Conversation

Posted: January 26, 2015

We can do better than to fall back on “stakeholder” when speaking of big needs that are the definers of a functioning civilization.

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The King Of Social Change Communicators

Posted: January 19, 2015

As we honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., we should remember to pay tribute to him as one of the most effective communicators of our time.

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Lifting People Out of Poverty Is Tough Enough. The Wrong Words Make It Harder.

Posted: November 24, 2014

Poverty is nuanced and complicated enough. So when trying to help people out of it, let's remember to use the right words.

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Artivism and the “Aha” Moment

Posted: October 20, 2014

Some people call it creative activism--imaginative social campaigns that derive their power from incorporating elements of art, theater and performance. Maybe a better name is "artivism."

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You Won’t Feel The Same After You See These Dancers

Posted: September 21, 2014

The documentary, "Hot to Trot," will introduce many people to a little-known aspect of LGBT culture.

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