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New Redskins Uniforms Could Be In The Cards

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 04.02.2012 | DC

The Redskins' new look could begin as early as Tuesday. Less than four weeks away from the NFL Draft, many signs are pointing to Washington selecti...

Rest in Peace, SXSW 2012

Mark R. Collins | Posted 05.28.2012 | Entertainment
Mark R. Collins

Sustainability is a pillar of the 2012 hipster platform, and yet during SXSW thousands of lone star cans go unrecycled, reams of unnecessary marketing materials are printed, cigarettes litter the streets and general excess is celebrated. If SXSW wants to be a mature adult it needs to go green.

Tebow Sparks Nike-Reebok Lawsuit

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.28.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — Nike went to court Wednesday to prove that Reebok is no shoo-in to promote New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow on apparel. Nike Inc....

Corporate Sustainability Efforts -- Feast or Famine?

Andrew Winston | Posted 05.26.2012 | Green
Andrew Winston

Is corporate sustainability on the wane or growing more important to top executives? At the beginning of the year, two big-picture reports on the state of green business painted divergent pictures.

2-Time Cancer Survivor Launches Nationwide Football Event For Kids With Special Needs

Trenton Patch | Posted 03.15.2012 | Impact

When middle school teacher and varsity football coach Aaron Segedi, 36, hatched the idea for Victory Day in 2009, he had no idea he would be speaking ...

Uncle Sam Bringing In The Green On St. Patrick's Day [GRAPHIC]

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.14.2012 | Business

With St. Patrick's Day falling on a Saturday this year, the greenest of holidays might be getting a little more raucous than usual. And by raucous, we...

Nike Apologizes For Offensive Sneaker

The Huffington Post | Jessica Misener | Posted 03.14.2012 | Style

Nike is apologizing for a new St. Patrick's Day-themed sneaker that offended many in the buildup to its release. The SB Dunk Low "Black and Tan" tr...

Masters of the Attention Economy: What #Kony2012 and the Oregon Ducks Have in Common

Jason Wojciechowski | Posted 05.12.2012 | Home
Jason Wojciechowski

We in the activist community can spend weeks tearing down Invisible Children's effort. Or, we can choose to accept the new reality of the Attention Economy and get to work. Goldhaber forecasts in his paper, "If you have enough attention, you can get anything you want." What do you want?

Nike's Major St. Patrick's Day Fail

The Huffington Post | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 03.12.2012 | Business

Nike has put its foot squarely in its mouth in the run up to St. Patrick's Day, by releasing a seasonal sneaker that bears the same name as a British ...

Pro-Logo: Can Global Brands Become a Force for Good?

Matt Browne | Posted 05.09.2012 | Business
Matt Browne

If better working conditions, sustainable production, or ethical supply chains are ways in which a brand can enhance its reputation, appeal and value, then doing good globally can be good for business.

Can Lack of Arch Support in Sandals and Flip Flops Cause Foot and Leg Problems?

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Sandals and flip flops are worn by thousands daily; wearing ones that are cute, stylish and supportive will allow you to walk happily ever after in style and pain-free.

Corruption Could Boot Brazil Football Czar Off Golden Throne

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 04.29.2012 | World
Eric Ehrmann

The futebol drama unfolds as president Dilma and her close advisers seek to balance the nation's civic religion and number one source of nationalistic pride with more serious matters of state

Guess Who Nabbed The Lin Trademark More Than A Year Ago

Reuters | Posted 04.27.2012 | Business

(Corrects typo in third bullet point) * China ball maker registers Jeremy Lin trademark * Difficult to take trademark fr...

Riot Police Called To Quell Sneaker Frenzy

AP | JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 04.25.2012 | Sports

Sneaker fanatics who lined up outside stores overnight got their first crack Friday at a new outer-space themed Nike basketball shoe, getting so unrul...

Nike Making Clothes Out Of What?

Posted 02.24.2012 | Sports

Gearing up for this summers Olympic Games, Nike rolled out its newest inventions this week, including the lightest basketball jersey ever, made partly...

80 Sneakerheads Sleeping On Sidewalk For $220 Nikes

Posted 02.21.2012 | New York

About 80 sneakerheads have been sleeping on the sidewalk outside the West 33rd Street Foot Locker since Saturday, The New York Daily News reports, wai...

Hour of Power

Mindy S. Lubber | Posted 04.16.2012 | Green
Mindy S. Lubber

By making domestic renewables part of their energy portfolio, American companies help stabilize their marginal costs of energy which is good for their bottom line, for the economy, and for American jobs.

Mall Closed After Shoe Shoppers Become Unruly

AP | Posted 04.06.2012 | Business

HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Authorities say a Hagerstown, Md., mall was closed temporarily after a crowd became unruly while waiting for a shoe store to o...

Nike Founder Earns Applause By Defending Joe Paterno At Memorial

AP | By GENARO C. ARMAS and MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 03.27.2012 | Sports

BY By GENARO C. ARMAS and MICHAEL RUBINKAM, ASSOCIATED PRESS STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Nike founder and chairman Phil Knight got a standing ovation at ...

Don't 'Just Do it', Think for Yourself

LaVar Young | Posted 03.26.2012 | Black Voices
LaVar Young

The release of Nike and Michael Jordan's limited edition Air Jordan Concord XI a few weeks ago resulted in a string of violence at malls and shopping centers nationwide.

Tim Tebow Kicking Back... In Sin City?

Posted 01.20.2012 | Denver

Where would be the last place you'd expect to bump into Tim Tebow? 'Cause celebrity website TMZ found him there, if you picked Sin City. See TM...

An Evolved Take on Psychology, Brands and Poverty

Auren Kaplan | Posted 03.17.2012 | Impact
Auren Kaplan

I want people to understand how they are exactly the same as the person in the slum. In that uniquely human way, they are no better and no worse than them -- they are the same.

Team Zoe's Picks For A Stylish Workout

The Huffington Post | Team Zoe | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

If you've been working hard on your fitness as part of a New Year's commitment, now is about the time when the motivation starts to fade. Not to worry...

PHOTOS: Would Kreayshawn Approve Of This Art?

Posted 01.06.2012 | Arts

Logos are designed to be recognized immediately. Somewhere in the soft curve of the Nike swoosh, the comfort of the McDonald's golden arches, the tang...

Police: Man Robbed Of New Air Jordans At Gunpoint

Posted 12.28.2011 | Chicago

The release of Nike's new Air Jordan basketball shoes caused a nationwide shopping frenzy Friday, leading to fights and at least one stabbing. Unfortu...