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We The Future 2020 Community Resources

May 28, 2020 Mariah Gonzalez Economic Summit

On May 21, 2020, the Greenlining Institute hosted our first virtual Economic Summit, focused on tackling the racial equity and economic impacts of the COVID-19 crisis. [...]

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We The Future: A Virtual Summit on Race Equity Video Recap

May 27, 2020 Mariah Gonzalez Economic Summit

Each year, The Greenlining Insitute’s Economic Summit brings together thought leaders at the forefront of the fight for justice and equity. Our 27th annual Economic Summit, [...]

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Key Details for Greenlining’s Virtual Economic Summit: We The Future

May 20, 2020 Mariah Gonzalez Economic Summit, General

On May 21, equity leaders and advocates from across the country will gather for our first ever virtual Economic Summit on Race Equity: We The Future. [...]

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Beyond Infrastructure: How California’s Climate Resilience Bond Can Bring a Just Recovery

May 17, 2020 Sona Mohnot, Amee Raval Environmental Equity

Crisis is a threat multiplier for inequality.  Whether it’s a global pandemic, mass power shutoffs, or devastating wildfires, the impacts and risks are dramatically different depending [...]

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Repeal Prop. 209 and Pass ACA 5 to Legalize Equal Opportunity

May 12, 2020 Adam Briones, Kelsey Lyles Health Equity, Economic Equity

An old, bad law, Prop. 209, is keeping California from fully responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Happily, a measure to start undoing this decades-old mistake, ACA [...]

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Greenlining the Recovery and Long-Term Community Resilience

May 11, 2020 Sonrisa Cooper Economic Equity, Environmental Equity

The ongoing global health crisis and economic collapse have revealed to the general public what racial justice advocates have known for a long time: our economic [...]

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Saving California from the COVID-19 Recession

April 28, 2020 Christian Beauvoir Health Equity, Leadership Academy

Last week during the six-hour Senate and Assembly COVID-19 response subcommittee meetings, tens of thousands viewed the livestream, hearing familiar themes and a few new twists [...]

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Fourth COVID-19 Stimulus Package Must Promote Racial Equity in Health Care

April 20, 2020 Kelsey Lyles Health Equity

Our nation needs a fourth COVID-19 stimulus package.  The Families First Act and CARES Act contained important early responses to the crisis,  but these bills left [...]

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Standing with the Asian American Community Against Racism, Hate and Fear

April 16, 2020 Debra Gore-Mann Diversity & Inclusion, General

The COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare that we are all interconnected and that our success relies heavily on seeing one another’s humanity. By acting in love [...]

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Make Racial Equity Central to California’s Public Health Response to COVID-19

April 13, 2020 Kelsey Lyles Health Equity

As our federal and state governments work to mitigate the health and economic consequences of  COVID-19, we must center racial equity in the distribution and implementation [...]

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