I thought ED in ’08 was short for Edwards, but no. It’s short for Education.
Marc Lampkin, executive director of ED in ’08 said, “Together, we are urging the presidential candidates to put forward a plan to improve America’s schools because in every community in America, too many children are leaving school without the skills to be ready to succeed in college, career and life.”
Every year 1.2 million American students drop out of high school.
Kanye’s Got ED’s Back
I wrote my first ad for a political candidate when I was 17 years old. She won her race and I felt the seductive power of advertising for the first time. Today—after working for seven agencies in five states—I am head of brand strategy and creative direction at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.