Environmental Equity

Environmental Equity focuses on the emerging green economy in order to make sure that communities of color not only have a clean environment, but also benefit from the economic opportunities made possible by environmental efforts.

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Voters of Color Crucial to Prop. 23 Outcome

Contact: Bruce Mirken, 415-846-7758 (cell) Abel Haptegeorgis, 510-910-2672 (cell) Massive Effort to Reach Latino, Asian, African-American Voters May Have Turned Tide Against 23 & 26; Victory Party Tonight at The New Parish in Oakland OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – If tonight’s results…
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New Law to Boost Clean Energy Jobs in Communities of Color

Contact: Bruce Mirken, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell); brucem@greenlining.org Gains Would Be Endangered If Prop. 23 Passes SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA – Legislation signed last week by Gov. Schwarzenegger, called AB 2758, will open up new opportunities for minority-owned firms to successfully compete for clean…
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Greenlining Institute Issues Endorsements: Strong NO on 23

Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Coordinator, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) Greenlining Institute Issues Endorsements: Strong NO on 23 BERKELEY , CALIFORNIA – The Greenlining Institute today released its Guide to November Ballot Propositions, available online here, strongly urging voters to reject…
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New Statewide Coalition to Fight Prop. 23

Contact: Bruce Mirken: 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) or brucem@greenlining.org Abel Habtegeorgis: 510-910-2672 (cell) or abel@ellabakercenter.org MORE THAN 80 LATINO, AFRICAN AMERICAN AND ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER GROUPS COME TOGETHER TO FORM GRASSROOTS CAMPAIGN Oakland, CA — With polling indicating that minority voters may…
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Dirty Energy Prop. 23 Would Be Job-Killer, Greenlining Institute Says

THE GREENLINING INSTITUTE A Multi-Ethnic Public Policy, Research and Advocacy Institute www.greenlining.org Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Coordinator, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) Greenlining Joins Growing Opposition to Texas Oil Company Measure BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA — The Greenlining Institute has joined the swelling ranks…
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