Alisha Green is a freelance reporter based in Santa Cruz, California. She is passionate about covering stories with a focus on social equity. She has written for publications including the Associated Press, CQ Roll Call, CityLab, GEN, Fortune, the San Francisco Business Times, SF Weekly, and the Silicon Valley Business Journal.

All Stories by Alisha Green

August 17, 2021

Community groups take an equitable approach to coastal flooding response

Sea level rise is causing an increase in the frequency of high tide flooding to coastal communities around the country. As groups work to address the threat and increase their resilience, they’re making sure low-income communities are not left behind.

April 19, 2021

Empowering senior citizens with technology skills

Older adults in the U.S. are looking to stay independent and in their homes. Technology can help them connect with loved ones, continue learning, and take care of basic needs, from telehealth visits to grocery deliveries.

March 18, 2021

When AI becomes a tool for workplace exclusion

Hiring algorithms are supposed to limit bias, but without critical oversight, the artificial intelligence software can amplify discriminatory mindsets. Meet the people dedicated to making AI more equitable.