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What California lawmakers could do to boost homeownership for Black families

May 19, 2021 Economic Equity

By Manuela Tobias CalMatters When she was in grad school to become a therapist, Merika Reagan sketched out her future with a friend. They would each [...]

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Newsom Budget Boosts Revolutionary California Climate Effort

May 14, 2021 Environmental Equity

Transformative Climate Communities, Seen as National Model, Gets $420 million Over 3 Years Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Associate Director for Media Relations, 415-846-7758 (cell) SACRAMENTO, [...]

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Newsom “California Comeback” Budget Can Help California Build a Just Recovery

May 14, 2021 Economic Equity, Energy Equity, Environmental Equity, Technology Equity

Greenlining Institute Urges Legislators to Emphasize Racial, Economic Equity Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Associate Director for Media Relations, 415-846-7758 (cell) The revised “California Comeback” budget [...]

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Sacramento Report: Facing the Implications of Biased Tech

May 10, 2021 Technology Equity

By Jesse Marx Voice of San Diego In 2019, the California Legislature put a stop to the police use of facial recognition. Although law enforcement agencies [...]

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The Greenlining Institute and RePower LA Coalition Applaud Gov. Newsom’s Relief Plans

May 10, 2021 Energy Equity

Unpaid Utility Bills Threatened Hundreds of Thousands with Shut-Offs Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Associate Director for Media Relations, 415-846-7758 (cell) Hodan Hassan, Los Angeles Alliance [...]

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The wires may be there, but the dollars aren’t: Analysis shows why millions of California students lack broadband

April 28, 2021 Technology Equity

By Jackie Botts and Ricardo Cano CalMatters About twice a week, the $9.99 per month internet connection falters. It’s often as Mario Ramírez finally wrangles his [...]

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PNC Announces $88 Billion Community Benefits Plan

April 27, 2021 Economic Equity

Winslow, Evans and Crocker PITTSBURGH, April 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC) today announced a Community Benefits Plan to provide $88 [...]

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CA Assembly Resolution Would Encourage Equity Analysis of Bills

April 27, 2021 Diversity & Inclusion, Health Equity, Economic Equity, Energy Equity, Environmental Equity, Technology Equity

Measure by Assemblymember Gipson Would Fill Gap in Analyzing Legislation   Contact: Brenda Contreras, Legislative/Press Aide for Assemblymember Mike A. Gipson, Brenda.Contreras@asm.ca.gov Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute [...]

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May 5-6 Racial Equity Summit Features “Caste” Author Isabel Wilkerson, Alicia Garza, Michael Tubbs, Manuel Pastor & More

April 26, 2021 Economic Summit

Greenlining Institute Virtual Summit Expands to Two Days of Programming  Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Associate Director for Media Relations, 415-846-7758 (cell) OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – With [...]

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‘Let This Be a Turning Point’: Chauvin Conviction Sparks Calls for ‘True Justice’

April 22, 2021

Common Dreams This is accountability, but not justice. That was the widely shared sentiment contained in a tidal wave of reaction Tuesday after a jury in Minnesota found Derek Chauvin, [...]

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