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Advertising, Design, Economy, Education, Environment, Health & Wellness, Sustainability

Inspiring Change Through New Forms of Creative Advocacy

by Robin Raj
Jun.03 /

If it’s early June, it must be the Sustainable Brands conference. Citizen has worked closely with the SB team since the conference’s inception in 2007, helping them design their brand identity materials to assisting in overall creative direction for each of the annual events. And it’s been remarkable to see the rise in popularity these past years – from some 150 attendees in New Orleans shortly after Katrina, to 1500 attendees expected to converge this week on San Diego’s Mission Bay. [...]

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Economy, Sustainability

The Common Good Economy

by Robin Raj
Mar.12 /

My daughter Shannon first introduced me to the term “tragedy of the commons” after she heard it in an undergrad economics course. I may have missed the concept myself in college but I didn’t miss its relevance to the major challenges that confront us today. From oil spills to loose nukes to global warming, there are some problems so big that they transcend borders, so seemingly intractable that they invite paralysis. They’re everybody’s problem, so they wind up being nobody’s problem.
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Economy, Politics, Sustainability

The Power of C

by Robin Raj
Jan.19 /

As we begin 2012, the power of Citizens are on the rise. From Consumer purchases to Candidates to a whole range of local and global Causes, underestimate its potential at your own peril.
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Economy, Environment, Health & Wellness, Sustainability

Breathe Project Launches to Clean Air in Pittsburgh Region

by Molly Tsongas
Oct.26 /

The Heinz Endowments announced the launch of the Breathe Project featuring a comprehensive media campaign created by Citizen Group. [...]