Opinion Columns

California regains its power to regulate internet service providers. Here’s why that’s good news for consumers

January 16, 2020 Technology Equity

By Debra Gore-Mann and Paul Goodman CalMatters   Eight years ago, major internet service providers convinced the California Legislature to deregulate their industry. It was a [...]

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Community Rejuvenation Project and The Greenlining Institute Announce Mural Project

January 16, 2020 General

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA — The Greenlining Institute and the Community Rejuvenation Project (CRP) announced today a large-scale mural project in downtown Oakland. Over the next few months, [...]

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Newsom’s Budget Omits Some Key Priorities for Communities of Color

January 10, 2020 Economic Equity, Environmental Equity, Health Equity, Technology Equity

Budget Strong on Health, Homelessness But Weakens Climate Efforts in Underserved Communities Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA – [...]

Opinion Columns

Pay for student-athletes is a racial justice issue

January 9, 2020 Economic Equity

By Debra Gore-Mann and De’Zhon Grace San Francisco Chronicle   The college football championship game will be played Monday in New Orleans. Millions of dollars will [...]

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Cable Companies Fail to Hire Minority-Owned Suppliers, New Report Finds

January 8, 2020 Diversity & Inclusion, Energy Equity, Technology Equity

Comcast, Cox Communications Both Get “F” Grades in Greenlining Supplier Diversity Report Card   Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA [...]

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Driving a Tesla in the carpool lane: No longer just a perk for the rich

December 31, 2019 Environmental Equity

By Rachel Swan San Francisco Chronicle For years, driving alone in the carpool lane was a glimmering sign of privilege, limited to owners of flashy new [...]

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Greenlining Institute Announces New Board Co-Chairs, Executive Committee

December 17, 2019 General

Founding Co-Chairs Ortensia Lopez and George Dean Step Down After 27 Years   Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – [...]

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Trump Administration Proposes Weakening Vital Anti-Redlining Law

December 12, 2019 Economic Equity

Community Reinvestment Act Has Played Critical Role, Greenlining Institute Says Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – Today the Trump [...]

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Greenlining Institute Urges Tougher CA Clean Truck Standards

December 11, 2019 Environmental Equity

Urges CARB to Take Steps to End “Diesel Death Zones”   Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – As the [...]

Opinion Columns

Why California should toughen standards for electric trucks

December 4, 2019 Environmental Equity

By LESLIE AGUAYO The Mercury News   From Black Friday to Cyber Monday, surges in online holiday shopping bring more than packages to our doorsteps. Every [...]

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Bruce Mirken

Media Relations Director
Email: brucem@greenlining.org
Office: 510.926.4022
Cell: 415.846.7758

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Braelan Murray

Communications Director
Email: braelanm@greenlining.org
Office: 510.926.4011
Cell: 510.333.7978

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