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This Earth Day, Join the Movement

This Earth Day, Join the Movement

“A thermometer is neither Republican or Democrat.”

That’s my favorite line to date from Showtime’s new climate television series, Years of Living Dangerously. Guess who said it?

– climate scientist

– evangelical minister

– student activist

If you picked climate …

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Rethinking School Discipline
Rethinking School Discipline

Rethinking School Discipline

Imagine a classroom without chaos, a school where all students are engaged. Imagine a school district where minor infractions like being late for class prompt questions of genuine concern, not detrimental cycles of punishment. Working with child advocates, we believe it …

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Paving the Path to Citizenship

Paving the Path to Citizenship

UPDATE: This POLITICO Magazine cover story – an essay by deported veteran, father, and entrepreneur, Howard Dean Bailey – tells how our broken immigration system tore Howard away from his family and the country he served. Read the full story …

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March 2014 Newsletter — Foundations at the White House

March 2014 Newsletter — Foundations at the White House

Check out a report on Fenton’s recent work on many fronts. So proud of our staff!…

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Want everyone else to buy into environmentalism? – GRIST interview with David Fenton

Want everyone else to buy into environmentalism? – GRIST interview with David Fenton

Originally appeared in grist.org on March 12, 2014

For over three decades, David Fenton has played an unusual role in the environmental movement: marketing it. The company he founded, Fenton Communications, has worked with everyone from Nelson Mandela to MoveOn.org. …

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Five Faves from FRANK Change Communicators

Five Faves from FRANK Change Communicators

My grandmother used to express her confusion about the work that I do. “Honey,” she’d say, “I don’t understand why you’re trying to prevent kids from smoking. I thought that you were saving manatees and protecting water.”

Most of us …

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Dr. James Hansen

Dr. James Hansen

NASA’s Dr. James Hansen warned Congress of the devastating impacts of climate change from fossil fuels in 1988. Sadly, all his predictions are coming true but still not heeded by governments. We have been honored to assist Dr. Hansen during …

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Progress Accelerated

Progress Accelerated

At Fenton, we only represent causes and clients we believe in. It’s a policy that not only serves our mission, but our clients’ best interests. Since we share your goals, we’re as determined as you are to see you succeed.

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Brady Campaign

Brady Campaign

The Brady Campaign calls on citizens to pressure President Obama to ban assault clips in this powerful commercial.

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