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What campaigners can learn from the Marvel Cinematic Universe

What campaigners can learn from the Marvel Cinematic Universe

It’s finally here. “Avengers: Endgame”, the culmination of 10+ years of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) – a film franchise that has conquered the movie universe and captured geeks hearts – mine included.

But what, I hear you all asking, can campaigners learn from the MCU?

Pete MooreyWhat campaigners can learn from the Marvel Cinematic Universe
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Sue Tibballs: Campaign heroes bring value beyond measure

Sue Tibballs: Campaign heroes bring value beyond measure

Ask a random person in the street what they think campaigning is and they might point to the recent Youth Strike for Climate. Or perhaps they might talk about some of the bigger charity campaigns on child poverty, housing or health.

Sue TibballsSue Tibballs: Campaign heroes bring value beyond measure
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Is this strategy really just an act of seduction?

Is this strategy really just an act of seduction?

The relationship between government and civil society has not been good for some years. We have been through fair amounts of conflict and betrayal, and neither party is entirely blameless. Reconciliation is desperately needed, so can we find a way forward? The new Civil Society Strategy seems like a well-timed intervention.

Sue TibballsIs this strategy really just an act of seduction?
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Top 10 Campaigning Tips: Insights from an ex-civil servant

Top 10 Campaigning Tips: Insights from an ex-civil servant

Having previously been a civil society advocate and campaigner, I often wondered what the most successful tactics were to influence policymakers. I then took up a job in the civil service in environmental policy, and for the past few years I had the opportunity to see what civil society advocacy looks like from the ‘other side’ – in government.

AnonymousTop 10 Campaigning Tips: Insights from an ex-civil servant
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