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Say “Rebate," not "Dividend”
Say “Rebate," not "Dividend” by Susan C. Strong Although there is some good news about growing levels of renewable and energy efficiency worldwide, we still need a much more vigorous climate ...
SusanCStrong 04/24/2015 7 1 1 -
Countering the GOP “Sabotage America” Campaign
Countering the GOP “Sabotage America” Campaign By Susan C. Strong As everybody knows, our GOP-dominated Congress is deep into a full scale “sabotage America” campaign. Everything is ...
SusanCStrong 03/27/2015 7 2 - -
My "Speaking American" TEDxVail Video is up on YouTube!
Freedom is our most widely shared value. My "Speaking American" TEDxVail Video is up on YouTube! by Susan C. Strong Friends, my short 1.09.15 TEDxVail Talk video, How Speaking American Can Help ...
SusanCStrong 02/28/2015 25 6 - -
The “One Big Family” Frame in 2015
This is the archetypal American Barn, raised by friendly neighbors. We can do this together, again, now. The “One Big Family” Frame in 2015 By ...
SusanCStrong 01/29/2015 12 4 - -
A Watershed Metaphor for These Times
A Watershed Metaphor for These Times By Susan C. Strong Of course right now everyone on the left and among the Democrats is feeling shocked and down because of the horrid 2014 election. There’...
SusanCStrong 11/20/2014 2 1 1 -
Framing a Why vote? Message
Help make this the scene in 2014 too! Framing a "Why vote?" Message by Susan C. ...
SusanCStrong 10/17/2014 7 3 1 -
Framing Climate Change Action Now: Advice, Slogans, & The "Necessity" Frame
It's a necessity! Framing Climate Change Action Now:Advice, Slogans, & The "Necessity" Frame by Susan C. Strong Right now many people are preparing for the People's Climate March, in New York or ...
SusanCStrong 09/11/2014 7 11 2 -
Stopping the Mega-Corp Coup
Stopping the Mega-Corp Coup By Susan C. Strong What could make Americans say “enough!” to mega-corporations’ meddling? Examples of it are everywhere now: the attempt to privatize ...
SusanCStrong 09/02/2014 9 3 - -
Say “Let’s get to climate safety fast!” (Reframing Divestment Now)
Say “Let’s get to climate safety fast!” (
SusanCStrong 04/28/2014 7 5 1 -
National Security: Going “Up” or “Down?”
National Security: Going “Up” or “Down?” By Susan C. Strong, for The Metaphor Project In his January State of the Union message, President Obama said two noteworthy things: the first was “
SusanCStrong 03/11/2014 2 2 - -
SOS: Framing the Climate Protection Act Now
SOS: Framing the Climate Protection Act Now by Susan C. Strong Senators Boxer and Sanders are now back on track promoting their Climate Protection Act (see http://m.sfgate.com/...), and I am happy ...
SusanCStrong 01/13/2014 11 7 - -
Reframing “Obamacare” Now
Reframing “Obamacare” Now by Susan C. Strong The administration’s decision to adopt the Right’s “Obamacare” frame for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has been incomprehensible for a long ...
SusanCStrong 12/03/2013 10 - - -
Framing Climate Change Action Now
Framing Climate Change Action Now by Susan C. Strong There is evidence that a number of American citizens know we have a climate change problem. But many of them experience it as something we can�
SusanCStrong 11/04/2013 9 7 - -
A Critique of the Faulty Congressional Rationale for Bombing
A Critique of the Faulty Congressional Rationale for Bombing by Susan C. Strong The following item started as a comment attached to my previous 9.06/13 post, Re Syria: Say "We Can Do Better than ...
SusanCStrong 09/07/2013 4 4 - -
Re Syria: Say “We Can Do Better than Bombs!”
Re Syria: Say “We Can Do Better than Bombs!” by Susan C. Strong Right now our country and the world are in an uproar over President Obama’s plan to bomb Syria. Whatever his real, behind the ...
SusanCStrong 09/06/2013 11 2 - -
Say: “'True' Public Safety Means Prevention!”
Say: “ True Public Safety Means Prevention!” by Susan C. Strong New reports suggest that some desperate Republicans are trying out “public safety” and “crime” as their 2013-4 state-...
SusanCStrong 07/22/2013 2 3 - -
Tell the Media Again: Say “Safety,” not “Control!”
Tell the Media Again: Say “Safety,” not “Control!” by Susan C. Strong, Founder & Executive Director, The Metaphor Project Mayors Against Illegal Guns has recently reported that 100% of ...
SusanCStrong 02/05/2013 19 12 - -
Say "gun safety laws," not "control"
Say "gun safety laws," not "control" by Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Please avoid the word "control" in talking about this issue. ...
SusanCStrong 12/15/2012 16 12 - -
Say: Cut Military “Corporations” Instead
Say: Cut Military “Corporations” Instead by Susan C. Strong, Founder & Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Right now all eyes are on the “fiscal cliff”
SusanCStrong 12/14/2012 5 3 - -
Counter-frame the Economy! Three Ways to Avoid Their Words
Counter-frame the Economy! Three Ways to Avoid Their Words By Susan C. Strong, Ph.D., Founder and Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Although everyone’s ...
SusanCStrong 11/02/2012 4 8 2 -
How to “Speak American” When You GOTV
How to “Speak American” When You GOTV by Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Recent rash remarks and extreme ideas from the Romney/Ryan ...
SusanCStrong 09/21/2012 24 9 - 100
Counter-frame It! How to Stop Using Their Words
Counter-frame It! How to Stop Using Their Words by Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Democrats, liberals, progressives, and radicals unite ...
SusanCStrong 08/10/2012 21 18 2 108
Let’s Get Beyond Left “Groupspeak!”
Let’s Get Beyond Left “Groupspeak!” by Susan C. Strong, Founder & Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org As I write, the 2012 home stretch is still a few ...
SusanCStrong 06/28/2012 11 1 1 64
Let’s All Say “Cards on the Table,” Again!
Let’s All Say “Cards on the Table,” Again! by Susan C. Strong, Founder & Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Business and personal cards, that is. Once ...
SusanCStrong 06/01/2012 2 - - 39
We’re Pro-100%_____?
We’re Pro-100%____? by Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org As everyone knows by now, last week Van Jones launched his new book, Rebuild the ...
SusanCStrong 04/13/2012 5 3 - 54
Reframing Climate Change Now
Reframing Climate Change Now by Susan C. Strong, Founder, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Two big things have happened recently on the climate change front. The first, of ...
SusanCStrong 03/02/2012 8 7 - 67
Re Iran: Say "Think Outside the Box!"
Re Iran: Say "Think Outside the Box!" by Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Despite some positive recent reports, the ...
SusanCStrong 01/27/2012 8 2 - 75
Protect the 99% Right Now!
Protect the 99% Right Now! by Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Because Occupy Wall Street has refocused ...
SusanCStrong 12/02/2011 1 - - 29
Spring the Super Trap!
Spring the Super Trap! by Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Right now a lot is going on in our country: the Senate “Super"
SusanCStrong 10/31/2011 1 4 - 60
Speaking to America’s Broken Heart
Speaking to America’s Broken Heart by Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Right now the national argument about progressive ...
SusanCStrong 09/23/2011 4 2 - 43
Telling the “Set America Free!” Story
Telling the “Set America Free!” Story By Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Right now the DC debt ceiling spectacle is ...
SusanCStrong 08/01/2011 2 - - 3
Say Credit Rating, not Debt Limit!
Say Credit Rating, not Debt Limit! by Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project http://www.metaphorproject.org With his May 16 Chicago Tribune op-...
SusanCStrong 05/24/2011 8 5 - 32
Use the "One Big Family" Frame!
Use the "One Big Family" Frame! By Susan C. Strong, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Right now the news looks grim: Republican hostage taking in ...
SusanCStrong 04/11/2011 5 1 - 17
American Dream or American Sword?
American Dream or American Sword? By Susan C. Strong , The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org The March 4 deadline to get our nation funded or shut ...
SusanCStrong 02/24/2011 2 2 - 26
Framing “Our American Budget”
Framing “Our American Budget” By Susan C. Strong ,The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Word is that Congress ...
SusanCStrong 01/28/2011 5 - - 111
Countering the Right’s “American” Con
Countering the Right’s “American” Con By Susan C. Strong Founder & Executive Director The Metaphor Project http://www....
SusanCStrong 11/19/2010 6 8 - 32
Let's "Reinvent America!"
Let’s “Reinvent America!” by Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project http://www.metaphorproject.org Right now the nation’s focus ...
SusanCStrong 09/30/2010 2 - - 42
Popping The Have’s “Credibility Bubble “
Popping The Have’s “Credibility Bubble “ By Susan C. Strong These days it’s pretty much agreed that our country is at risk of a double dip recession ...
SusanCStrong 07/22/2010 4 3 - 22
Cards on the Table!
Cards on the Table! by Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Right now the biggest game on Capitol Hill is the financial ...
SusanCStrong 04/29/2010 3 2 - 36
Got American Breakthrough Language?
Got American Breakthrough Language? by Susan C. Strong, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Making a breakthrough is an important piece of the ideal American ...
SusanCStrong 03/31/2010 4 - - 18
Blame The “Big Business Thugs!”
Blame The “Big Business Thugs!” by Susan C. Strong, The Metaphor Project , http://www.metaphorproject.org In December, 2009, President Obama said, &
SusanCStrong 02/18/2010 1 2 1 8
Say "Rules," Not "Regulation"
Say "Rules," Not "Regulation" by Susan C. Strong,Founder and Executive Director, The Metaphor Project http://www.metaphorproject.org/ Right now the ball is still up in the ...
SusanCStrong 01/18/2010 8 9 - 11
Framing Afghanistan as a Trap, Snare, or Trick
Framing Afghanistan as a Snare, Trap, or Trick by Susan C. Strong, The Metaphor Project http://www.metaphorproject.org Re Rob Kall's piece ...
SusanCStrong 11/27/2009 11 5 - 139
Smart Healthcare Includes Preventive Earthcare
Smart Healthcare Includes Preventive Earthcare By Susan C. Strong , The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Lately we've been hearing a lot ...
SusanCStrong 09/25/2009 4 1 - 25
Stimulate All of America!
Stimulate All of America! By Susan C. Strong, Ph.D., Founder and Executive Director, The Metaphor Project http://www.metaphorproject.org/ Facing ...
SusanCStrong 06/18/2009 6 - - 34
Framing Obama’s Biggest AfPak Mistake
Framing Obama’s Biggest AfPak Mistake By Susan C. Strong, Executive Director and Founder, The Metaphor Project www.metaphorproject.org Last ...
SusanCStrong 05/18/2009 6 3 - 11
The Grassroots Stimulus Story
The Grassroots Stimulus Story By Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project , www.metaphorproject....
SusanCStrong 03/17/2009 1 - - 6
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