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Newsom budget hurts environmental justice programs

January 25, 2021 Environmental Equity

By Jackie Blandon 48hills Governor Gavin Newsom’s 2021 budget proposes shifting money from environmental equity programs to fire prevention, a move that has angered advocates. As [...]

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Algorithmic racial and gender bias is real. The California State Legislature must act

January 15, 2021 Technology Equity

By Gissela Moya The Sacramento Bee These days, algorithms — sets of rules or instructions used by computer systems to solve a problem or perform a [...]

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New Report: Green Investments Don’t Always Reach Where They’re Needed

January 14, 2021 Economic Equity, Energy Equity, Environmental Equity

The Greenlining Institute Urges Financial Firms to Consciously Address Communities of Color  Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 415-846-7758 (cell) OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – Investment [...]

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Gov. Newsom’s $227 Billion Spending Plan Includes Stimulus Cash, Rental Relief, Job Training, and More

January 12, 2021 General

By Tanu Henry California Black Media Gov. Gavin Newsom sounded upbeat when he announced at a press briefing Friday afternoon that he has submitted a $227 [...]

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Newsom Budget Proposal Short-Changes Environmental Equity Programs

January 8, 2021 Diversity & Inclusion, Health Equity, Economic Equity, Energy Equity, Environmental Equity, Technology Equity

Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 415-846-7758 (cell) OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – Gov. Newsom’s proposed 2021-22 California budget short-changes programs financed by the Greenhouse Gas [...]

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Greenlining Institute Congratulates Georgia Winners, Urges Bold Agenda

January 7, 2021

Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 415-846-7758 (cell) OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – The Greenlining Institute congratulated Rev. Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff today on their [...]

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Was 2020 The Year That EVs Hit it Big? Almost, But Not Quite

December 22, 2020 Energy Equity

By Nicholas Kusnetz Inside Climate News In the energy world, 2020 was both unsettling and exciting, a year when the coronavirus pandemic drove billions of people [...]

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Infill housing is critical for a healthy region and climate

December 18, 2020 Environmental Equity

By Zack Subin and Zoe Siegel San Francisco Chronicle Bay Area cities and the state government have taken great steps recently to reduce greenhouse gas emissions [...]

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Greenlining Institute Launches Diversity Guide for Cleantech Start-Ups

December 17, 2020 Diversity & Inclusion, Environmental Equity

Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 415-846-7758 (cell) Sona Mohnot, Greenlining Institute Senior Policy Analyst and Program Manager, 504-377-7594 OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – With climate [...]

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Banks could face deadline for board diversity requirements

December 10, 2020 Economic Equity

By Anna Hrushka Banking Dive The lack of diversity among leadership in the banking industry has long been used as a rallying cry for lawmakers and [...]

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Office: 510.926.4022
Cell: 415.846.7758

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