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Together we will never lose

ITV, BT and EE raise the bar with anti-racist campaigns supporting the England team

By Nicola Kemp

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MSL UK partners with Supa Network with programme to attract diverse creative talent

The programme aims to support diverse junior talent to find a PR role and build a portfolio.

By Nicola Kemp

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Clear Channel backs independent Black-owned businesses with free advertising

The outdoor giant has joined forces with Jamii to launch a new initiative to create more visibility for Black-owned businesses on UK high streets.

By Nicola Kemp

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The future of inclusive design

Inclusive design is vital if the industry truly wants to ‘build back better’ in the wake of the Coronavirus crisis.

By Marianne Waite, Interbrand

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Is sustainable creative production essential to the future of advertising?

In a sustainability conscious world, big brands are waking up to the need to be sustainable across the entire advertising ecosystem.

By Richard Wilson, CLICKON

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This year’s UK Census coped with the gender identity conversation, why are you still struggling?

Over time continued misgendering can impact your emotions, sense of belonging and even mental health, which is why we need to embrace pronouns.

By Ant Jackson, Wunderman Thompson

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SKITTLES shows the power of active listening with Pride campaign

The confectionary brand is recolouring images from the LGBT+ archive to give visibility to the community and add to the UK’s LGBTQ+ photography archive.

By Nicola Kemp

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Is it time the Lions roared for culture?

Amber Chenevert, PhD, Group Director, Strategy and Insights and Culture Studio Lead at VMLY&R, on why creatives must do more than pay lip service to culture.

By Amber Chenevert, PhD (she/her)

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Black Lions Matter: A design for an anti-racist Euro 2020

Why a leading designer has created a shirt to support players taking the knee and highlight the issue of racism in football.

By Nicola Kemp

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Do agencies downplay research in favour of their own experience?

Uncomfortable Conversations Episode 3 analyses the damaging impact seeing the world through your own lens has on the industry’s ability to connect with diverse communities.

By Nicola Kemp

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The power of female voices

With more brands commissioning dedicated brand tracks marketers and creative teams have a unique opportunity to elevate fresh female voices.

By Lizz Harman, DLMDD

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Marking Juneteenth at RAPP won’t change the world, but it will keep anti-racism on the agenda

Chris Freeland, executive chairman at RAPP UK, explains why the agency is taking the day out today to focus on anti-racism.

By Chris Freeland, RAPP UK

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How my family should be better represented in advertising and why brands should listen up.

Don’t under-estimate the power of everyday representation and how much it matters, writes Kevin Tewis-Allen, Managing Director of Preen.

By Kevin Tewis-Allen, Preen

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All In: Creating the inclusive workplace we want and need

Sharon Lloyd Barnes, Commercial Director and Inclusion Lead at the Advertising Association on how the industry can achieve inclusion together.

By Sharon Lloyd Barnes, The Advertising Association

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“The reason I want to talk about mental health is I want to affect change.”

To mark Men’s Health Week NABS Ambassador and Haymarket Media Group’s Senior Account Director Jack Ellis shares his mental health journey.

By Nicola Kemp

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