NewsPress Releases

Greenlining Institute to Push for Bank Diversity at House Hearing Feb. 12

February 11, 2020 Diversity & Inclusion, Economic Equity

House Financial Services Subcommittee to Consider Diversity & Inclusion at Large Banks   Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell), Rawan Elhalaby, [...]

NewsPress Releases

Greenlining Institute Disappointed at Judge’s OK of T-Mobile/Sprint Deal

February 11, 2020 Technology Equity

Advocates Say Merger “Will Harm Communities of Color and Low-Income Communities Across California”  Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director 415-846-7758 (cell) Paul Goodman, Greenlining [...]


‘This Merger Is a Monopolistic Disaster’: Consumer Groups Decry Approval of T-Mobile/Sprint Deal

February 11, 2020 Technology Equity

By Jessica Corbett CommonDreams   Consumer advocacy groups on Tuesday sharply condemned a federal judge’s decision to approve the planned merger of T-Mobile and Sprint, the nation’s third- [...]


Why does the Sierra Club oppose affordable housing?

February 6, 2020 Environmental Equity

By Sasha Perigo Curbed SF The Loma Prieta chapter of the environmental organization says no to a Moss Beach development due to sustainability concerns. AnAn affordable housing [...]


Uber’s new policies could encourage discrimination, advocates fear

January 22, 2020 Environmental Equity

By Carolyn Said San Francisco Chronicle Advocates for minorities and low-income people fear that Uber’s recent overhaul of its ride processes could lead to discrimination against people traveling [...]

Opinion Columns

The Many Reasons to Impeach Trump

January 21, 2020 General

By Debra Gore-Mann The Progressive The president’s embrace of white supremacy has manifest in impeachable offenses. We the people of the United States of America are [...]

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 [...]

Media Contacts

Bruce Mirken

Media Relations Director
Office: 510.926.4022
Cell: 415.846.7758

Braelan Murray

Communications Director
Office: 510.926.4011
Cell: 510.333.7978

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