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SB 1120 Can Help Fix California’s Housing Crisis

August 25, 2020 Adam Briones Economic Equity

This week, California state legislators have the opportunity to take an important step towards addressing the historic economic and racial segregation that has been fueled by [...]

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Waking up Disconnected in this Anti-Black World

August 10, 2020 De'Zhon D. Grace Leadership Academy, Economic Equity

Imagine being born into battle, a competition for survival. Only you aren’t aware of the competition. You never realized that a self-appointed opponent wants not just [...]

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Electric Trucks Are Coming Thanks to California’s Clean Truck Rule

August 7, 2020 Leslie Aguayo Environmental Equity

Those trucks that deliver your Amazon packages and bring goods from ports to distribution centers cause a lot of California’s air pollution. They’re about to get [...]

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A New, Anti-Racist Future

July 27, 2020 Debra Gore-Mann General

Now is the time to build an anti-racist economy grounded in an agenda that rejects anti-Blackness. The recent passing of John Lewis, our beloved civil rights [...]

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In Memoriam: Robert ‘Bob’ Gnaizda

July 16, 2020 Greenlining General

The Greenlining family mourns the passing of Robert (Bob) Gnaizda, one of the organization’s co-founders and a life-long advocate for racial and economic justice. On behalf [...]

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Confronting – and Erasing — the U.S.’s Racist History

July 9, 2020 Bruce Mirken General

In his July 3 speech at Mount Rushmore, President Donald Trump accused progressives and Black Lives Matter activists of waging “a merciless campaign to wipe out [...]

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A Fierce Urgency: The Fight Against Becoming Weaker, Sicker, Poorer

June 3, 2020 Debra Gore-Mann General, Diversity & Inclusion

We here at Greenlining need to speak out against the ongoing violent law enforcement and over-policing of black people. We know that COVID-19 actively has a [...]

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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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