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The revolution will not be television

The revolution will not be television

Consumer companies of all types are assessing their big broadcast and print media buys to see if there are more effective ways to spend their marketing money.

From Cleveland: Trump thunders 'law and order' theme to close convention

From Cleveland: Trump thunders 'law and order' theme to close convention

The Republican candidate returned to controversial proposals such as building a wall on the Mexican border and stopping immigration from countries "compromised by terrorism" in his acceptance speech.

A coup ends quickly, but aftermath effects loom large

A coup ends quickly, but aftermath effects loom large

The director of APCO's office in Istanbul talks about life after the shocking coup attempt and what lies ahead for a country still reeling from its effects.

Trump-Cruz rift gets personal -- again

Trump-Cruz rift gets personal -- again

Ted Cruz defended his decision to not endorse Donald Trump on Thursday morning.

From Cleveland: Cruz steals Pence's spotlight with non-endorsement of Trump

From Cleveland: Cruz steals Pence's spotlight with non-endorsement of Trump

The Texas senator encouraged voters to vote their conscience this November, but didn't mention Trump by name.

Consumers vote 'no' on Captain Morgan's campaign to get millennials to run for President

Consumers vote 'no' on Captain Morgan's campaign to get millennials to run for President

The rum company has started a campaign and petition to lower the age to be President, which currently sits at 35, and give millennials a shot at the job.

Trump campaign chief defends 'lock her up' convention chant

Trump campaign chief defends 'lock her up' convention chant

The refrain, criticized in the media as "extra-judicial," reflects the thoughts of many Americans, Paul Manafort said Wednesday.

From Cleveland: Christie fires up convention crowd with mock trial of Hillary Clinton

From Cleveland: Christie fires up convention crowd with mock trial of Hillary Clinton

"Lock her up," the delegates chanted throughout the New Jersey governor's speech.

Watch: Don Baer on the Republican Convention's opening night

Watch: Don Baer on the Republican Convention's opening night

Political veteran and Burson-Marsteller CEO Don Baer chats with PRWeek about the opening night of the Republican National Convention, the controversy over Melania Trump's speech, social media, and his connection to The West Wing.

On the ground in Cleveland: What you don't see on TV at the GOP convention

On the ground in Cleveland: What you don't see on TV at the GOP convention

There's one big topic of conversation in Cleveland on Tuesday, and it's not any of last night's "Make America Safe Again" speeches.

Bush speechwriter says comms team must take Melania rap

Bush speechwriter says comms team must take Melania rap

George H.W. Bush adviser Dan Hill believes Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort should take blame in plagiarism row, admit team's mistake, ensure it doesn't happen again, and reclaim the message and news cycle.

Denny's parodies Taylor Swift response to Kanye call leak

Denny's parodies Taylor Swift response to Kanye call leak

Taylor Swift, Kanye West, and Kim Kardashian - the three ingredients of Denny's real-time marketing breakfast promotion.

RNC night one: Trump makes 'surprise' appearance; Rudy delivers the red meat

RNC night one: Trump makes 'surprise' appearance; Rudy delivers the red meat

The presumptive Republican nominee introduced his wife, who sought to humanize the real-estate magnate. The rest of the night was dedicated to national security.

Watch: 5 questions for the RNC's Sean Spicer on the eve of the Republican Convention

Watch: 5 questions for the RNC's Sean Spicer on the eve of the Republican Convention

Frank Washkuch caught up with Sean Spicer, chief strategist and communications director for the Republican National Committee, as his party's convention was about to kick off in Cleveland.

Setting the stage for Trump in Cleveland

Setting the stage for Trump in Cleveland

Donald Trump's campaign manager talked to the media about showing off his candidate's personal side this week at the Republican National Convention as 15,000 journalists converge on Cleveland.

Brexit demystified

Brexit demystified

PRWeek editor-in-chief Steve Barrett tries to explain a crazy last month in British politics to the rest of the world.

Watch: X Ambassadors lend Wounded Warrior Project a hand with new 'Unsteady' video

Watch: X Ambassadors lend Wounded Warrior Project a hand with new 'Unsteady' video

The band decided to pitch in to help the veterans' charity after getting their start in a military town.

Clinton team celebrates Sanders endorsement with Snapchat filter

Clinton team celebrates Sanders endorsement with Snapchat filter

The Democratic campaign bought a Snapchat filter to put an exclamation point on the end of the Clinton-Sanders rivalry on Tuesday morning.

How brands are using the Pokémon Go craze to 'catch 'em all'

How brands are using the Pokémon Go craze to 'catch 'em all'

While brands use Pokémon Go to lure consumers, police departments and universities across the nation are tweeting out PSAs concerning the distracting new game.

PR is set to trump advertising

PR is set to trump advertising

Controversies over the poor showing of mainstream PR firms in their core Lions categories at Cannes masked concerns from the ad sector about the tide of change moving firmly into the realm of earned media and earned influence.