black lives matter

Dec 11, 2020

Review of 2020: Black lives take centre stage

Campaign looks at how after years of platitudes about racial inequality in the ad industry, the Black Lives Matter movement seems to be driving positive change at last.

Oct 23, 2020

Dropping the whitening cream: how Black Lives Matter sparked rebrands around the world

From Ben’s Original to The Chicks, new names have appeared this year across commercial brands, sport and entertainment in response to calls for a more inclusive and diverse society.

Oct 22, 2020

Malicious actors on Facebook harness political and social issues for profit

Deceptive actors have evolved from celebrity and puppy clickbait to exploiting crisis, tragedy and tensions, including US racial protests and ethnic conflict in Myanmar.

Oct 7, 2020

White Ops to rebrand in recognition of 'toxic association of good and bad with colour and race'

Co-founder says the corporate challenge of changing a brand name "is nothing compared to the experience of sustained and systemic racism against Black people".

Aug 26, 2020

Wieden & Kennedy lends creative weight to police accountability campaign

The agency’s New York office joined up with Campaign Zero to #Nixthe6 most commonly used methods police departments employ to avoid public accountability.