Tag Archives: Xena

Why some activists break the law – and how to respond

It’s no secret that some activist organisations believe they occasionally need to break the law in support of their “just cause.” And that’s a well acknowledged challenge for issue managers and senior executives trying to navigate their way through responding … Continue reading

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For some issue activists, illegal is just a sick bird

Many companies seem to be constantly surprised that some activists are prepared to break the law in support of their cause. Yet this is a largely unspoken reality of issue management, and a serious challenge for organizations facing determined and single-minded … Continue reading

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Warrior Princess vs oil giant in activist issue campaign

It was a classic activist ambush.  Stage a media stunt to highlight an issue and draft in a celebrity to guarantee international coverage.  The news media play along every time. So it was that TV actress Lucy Lawless – a.k.a.  Xena, … Continue reading

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