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Continuing the Movement

January 19, 2010 by

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Crossposted from GreenForAll.org by Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins America is struggling. Families strive to make ends meet while facing an uncertain economic future. The deterioration of our environment – rather than slowing – continues to gain speed. At a moment when we need every opportunity possible, climate change threatens the lives and livelihoods of vulnerable people at […]

Across the nation, new jobs

January 7, 2010 by

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We’re all living through it. Pinching pennies, watching families walk or crowding onto bikes, and eating veggies instead of meat. The economy has been grim for months. Thousands are out of work in the Bay Area. Silicon Valley has an  unemployment rate of almost 12%, the state is over 12%. Yesterday’s State of the State from […]

$100 million in grants for green job training released by Dept. of Labor

January 7, 2010 by

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Cross-posted from Green for All Yesterday, Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis announced nearly $100 million in grants to train workers for clean-energy jobs. This critical investment, which Green For All and our supporters advocated for, was authorized by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. 
 In a statement yesterday, Green For All […]