Clients Highlights: October 2021

Communication is at the heart of everything we do. Media relations is an effective approach in amplifying the work of mission-driven causes and the people who lead them. Here are a few recent hits.

Drug Policy Alliance

In How a Drug Policy Activist Spends Her Sundays, The New York Times, Sunday Routines section offers a peek into the life of Kassandra Frederique, executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance. This profile highlights Kassandra’s pivotal role in decriminalizing recreational marijauna use in New York State, the scope of DPA’s work across the US, and how close friendships connect to her activism.

Alliance of Families for Justice

Could the Attica Massacre have been prevented if the Attica Brothers had been able to vote? Soffiyah Elijah from Alliance of Families for Justice explores this question in a New York Daily News op-ed, and what might be different today,  If Incarcerated People Were Allowed to Vote.

Animal Farm Foundation

Racist and classist insurance industry practices that are used to deny housing insurance to owners of certain dog breeds are exposed In a nationally syndicated Inside Sources op-ed by Stacey Coleman, executive director of Animal Farm Foundation.