Here are three: Make room for your grief, be with friends, and don’t dismiss the people who voted for Donald Trump.
Fran Korten is publisher of YES!
A port commission vote against a proposed $1.2 billion oil refinery in a Washington town proves that the people still have a voice.
Many of us have never had our courage or convictions challenged in frightening ways. That may change.
Author Chuck Collins discusses growing up in the 1 percent, his unusual approach to fighting economic inequality, and what progressives need to do during a Trump administration.
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After an exhaustive five-month search, we’ve found a new executive director for YES! Magazine.
In his new film, “Where to Invade Next,” Michael Moore shows us what free college and health care for all can actually look like.
The 19th century populists gave us co-ops and workers' rights. Here's how we can build on their work to solve 21st century problems.
Democratic ownership, localized food production, and a shift to renewables are key principles in this growing movement to re-envision our economy.
The fact that the issue reached the Senate floor is a huge victory for the American people, who overwhelmingly say they want something done about corporate influence in elections.
"Education Uprising," the Spring issue of YES!, connected people across the country and helped catalyze the movement to reclaim education—a living example of how national conversations can change.
The McCutcheon decision will boost the political power of the one percent at the expense of the rest of us. But it also adds to the urgency of the movement that's working to take back our democracy.
Marco Rubio would be next to Bernie Sanders, and Paul Ryan would rub elbows with Ohio Democrat Tim Ryan. If we closed the personal gap, maybe we could close the political one.
Despite behemoths like Starbucks and Amazon, the number of independent bookstores, coffeeshops, and other businesses is growing.
So unchecked campaign spending has played a role in today’s political chaos, and the Supreme Court’s ruling in McCutcheon v. FEC could make things way, way worse. Now here’s the good news.
Taken all together, the practical actions YES! Magazine features reveal large societal shifts that hold the potential for a better world.