The Long-time Academy
If you haven’t already spent time with Ella’s podcast, it’s well worth it. The practice sessions are a great option for anyone feeling the need for a moment to pause and reflect.
Stories For Life – Animation
A short new animation seeking to convey the core ideas at the heart of the Stories For Life work.
UK Referendum on Immigration & Case for Net Zero – For Immigration
UKIP attempt to go one further than the Net Zero Watch crowd by claiming the ‘net zero’ language for their immigration agenda.
Don’t look up – narrative analysis
Highlighting some of the helpful, and less helpful narratives in Netflix’s Don’t Look Up, their second most-watched film ever.
What is MAPA?
A post explaining the term MAPA, for those unfamiliar with it. It stands for Most Affected People and Areas, and we’ll be hearing it alot as Loss and Damage rises up the climate agenda.
Transgender youth and the freedom to be ourselves
Re: narrative development that focuses on contextualising trans issues within the broader fight for racial, gender, and economic justice, to mobilise a progressive base, marginalise opposition and move persuadables.
It’s Bloody Complicated: How To Stop Fascism
Accompanying his book with the same title. His guidance suggests a similar approach to what we describe as seeking the symphony from the cacophony: only by coming together and acting now can we counter this threat.
COP26 Coalition Overall Messaging Doc
The group bringing climate justice to COP26 offer their guidance on messaging, alongside an outline of their planned activities, ways you can join in, and their core demands.
Rigged: A Worker’s Story
In July 2021 we heard from Green Alliance about how best to talk about ‘Green Jobs’. This brings some of that guidance to life in what is a very human and hopefully effective film.
Low carbon lifestyles: what have we learned, and where do we go from here?
A handy summary of CO’s approach to lifestyle change, including their work with UNEP, and with the Hot and Cool Institute and others on ‘The Compass’. Includes comms and framing guidance.
Values 101 – flagship course
Exploring “the social psychology of human values... and how values can be engaged to generate broader and deeper commitment to pro-social and pro-environmental attitudes and behaviours.”