The Greenlining Institute

Greenlining is the solution to redlining. We advance economic opportunity and empowerment for people of color through advocacy, community and coalition building, research, and leadership development.

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Thursday, January 14, 2021
New Report: Green Investments Don’t Always Reach Where They’re Needed
Investment in green technologies, clean energy and climate adaptation continues to grow, and financial institutions are taking an increasing interest in this field. But many of these investments never reach communities of color and low and moderate income communities that are most in need of both...
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Thursday, January 07, 2021
Greenlining Institute Congratulates Georgia Winners, Urges Bold Agenda
The Greenlining Institute congratulated Rev. Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff today on their victories in Tuesday’s Georgia Senate runoff elections. Greenlining President and CEO Debra Gore-Mann made the following statement: “We congratulate senators-elect Warnock and Ossoff on the confidence...
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Wednesday, November 04, 2020
Greenlining Institute Joins Call to Count Every Vote
With the Electoral College outcome still in doubt as vote-counting continues, The Greenlining Institute has joined the national call to count every vote. Greenlining President and CEO Debra Gore-Mann made the following statement: “Every legally cast vote must be counted, period. Americans of color...
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Wednesday, September 23, 2020
True Justice Denied to Police Murder Victim Breonna Taylor, Greenlining Institute Says
In response to today’s announcement of only minor charges—"wanton endangerment"—for one of the Louisville police officers who shot and killed Breonna Taylor, Greenlining Institute President and CEO Debra Gore-Mann issued the following statement: “Nothing about today’s decision changes what we all...
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Thursday, March 26, 2020
Senate Bill Puts Corporations Ahead of People, Greenlining Institute Says
The Greenlining Institute applauded today’s Senate approval of a Covid-19 relief and stimulus package as a good first step, but said that given the bill’s emphasis on corporations, much more will be needed to support American families, particularly in the communities of color that have been...
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Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Greenlining Institute Disappointed at Judge’s OK of T-Mobile/Sprint Deal
The Greenlining Institute today expressed profound disappointment at a New York judge’s ruling that the controversial merger of T-Mobile and Sprint can go ahead. Greenlining Institute Technology Equity Director Paul Goodman made the following statement: "We are profoundly disappointed that the...
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Friday, July 26, 2019
Approval of Sprint/T-Mobile Merger "Disappointing," Greenlining Institute Says
The Greenlining Institute today expressed sharp disappointment at the Justice Department’s decision to okay T-Mobile’s $26.5 billion takeover of Sprint, but noted that the deal is not yet a sure thing. Attorneys general in 13 states and the District of Columbia filed an antitrust suit in June to...
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Thursday, June 27, 2019
Greenlining Institute Relieved as Supreme Court Temporarily Stops Census Citizenship Question
The Greenlining Institute expressed relief over today’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling that at least temporarily delayed the Trump administration from adding a question about citizenship status to the 2020 Census. Experts overwhelmingly believe that such a question – which has not been asked since 1950...
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Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Greenlining Institute Urges NY Fed to Rethink Selection Process for New President
The Greenlining Institute today urged the New York Federal Reserve Board to rethink and restart its process for selecting a new president to replace William Dudley, set to retire this summer. Greenlining Institute President Orson Aguilar made the following statement: “The New York Fed president is...
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Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Tax Bill Spells Disaster for Americans of Color, Greenlining Institute Says
The tax “reform” bill just passed by the House and Senate spells disaster for Americans of color and all working families , The Greenlining Institute said today. The bill gives huge, permanent tax cuts to corporations and wealthy individuals but only modest and temporary relief to working families...
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