Topic: Nra

Target Gets Twitter Heat From Gun Control Group Moms Demand Action jumps on provocative pics by 'Open Carry' org

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a Michael Bloomberg-backed organization in favor of more gun control, is applying notable pressure on Target via Twitter this evening. The activist group is…

June 3, 2014, 10:47 PM EDT

Twitter Marketers Can Now Schedule Tweets for the Next Year Feature is for organic and Promoted Tweets

If you've spoken with a social media agency recently for, say, more than 15 minutes, the reps for the company probably mentioned the idea of an editorial calendar or a…

October 14, 2013, 3:14 PM EDT

Tone-Deaf NRA Ad Asks Why the Secret Service Protects the President's Kids More guns in our children's schools!

The National Rifle Association has, perhaps unsurprisingly, really gone for broke with its latest spot, its first after the horrifying Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting spree in December. Many peripheral…

January 16, 2013, 1:56 PM EST

NRA Calls to Arm Schools, Blames Media for Newtown Chides gun control, video games, music industry

The National Rifle Association today called to arm schools and blamed the entertainment industry, politicians and news media for enabling a society prone to gun violence, while for the first…

December 21, 2012, 12:01 PM EST

NRA Breaks Silence, Says Group Is 'Heartbroken' Plans 'major' press conference on Friday

After four days of silence, the National Rifle Association of America issued a statement about the horrific mass shootings in Newtown, Conn.  Here's the statement it sent to Adweek late Tuesday…

December 18, 2012, 4:28 PM EST

NRA's Social Silence Group shuts down Facebook, goes mute on Twitter

The National Rifle Association shut down a key Twitter account last summer in the aftermath of the Aurora, Colo. theater shootings. On Saturday, one day after the unthinkable shootings at a…

December 16, 2012, 7:47 PM EST

'Batman' Massacre Rattles Warner Bros., NRA, Celeb Boutique NRA deletes Twitter account after unfortunate tweet

Warner Bros., the National Rifle Association and Celeb Boutique became instant case studies Friday (July 20) on what happens when pre-planned marketing collides with human tragedy in real-time. Warner Bros. was…

July 20, 2012, 4:39 PM EDT