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YES! Music Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Winter
YES! Music Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Winter
Musical inspiration while putting out this issue.
Posted Feb 24, 2014
Darth Vader's Death Star Created Jobs, Too! New Video Pokes Fun at Keystone Pipeline Claims
Darth Vader's Death Star Created Jobs, Too! New Video Pokes Fun at Keystone Pipeline Claims
The public comment period for the Keystone XL pipeline opened on Wednesday. This video is the comment from California-based climate group Movement Generation.
Posted Feb 07, 2014
With Only Months to Live, This 17-Year-Old Inspired Millions with Music and Love
With Only Months to Live, This 17-Year-Old Inspired Millions with Music and Love
When he was just 14 years old, Zach Sobiech learned that he had only a few years to live. He decided to use that time creating beautiful music, and inspired a lot of people while doing so.
Posted Jan 24, 2014
Video: An In-Depth Look at North Carolina's Progressive "Moral Mondays" Movement
Video: An In-Depth Look at North Carolina's Progressive "Moral Mondays" Movement
Alarmed by the ultraconservative policies of their state government, North Carolina residents are taking to the streets to say that social justice is the moral way to go.
Posted Jan 14, 2014
This Christmas, Try Compassion at the Dinner Table
This Christmas, Try Compassion at the Dinner Table
In the spirit of the season, Reverend James Forbes shows us how compassion at the dinner table can bring people from all walks of life together—and reminds us that our work isn't done until that happens.
Posted Dec 20, 2013
"Cherished Ideal": A Tribute to Nelson Mandela
"Cherished Ideal": A Tribute to Nelson Mandela
This video tribute to Nobel Peace Laureate Nelson Mandela recounts moments in South Africa's history alongside quotes from some of his famous speeches.
Posted Dec 06, 2013
Facing Ourselves: The Climate Challenge Needs a New Kind of Bravery
Facing Ourselves: The Climate Challenge Needs a New Kind of Bravery
Before fighting climate change, we must first confront our emotions about it.
Posted Nov 28, 2013
Environmentalists Use Drones to Conserve–Not Destroy
Environmentalists Use Drones to Conserve–Not Destroy
Lian Pin Koh shows us how drones can be used for animal conservation, and keep an eye on poachers in the process.
Posted Nov 22, 2013
Artist's Dollar-Bill Collages Question the Meaning of Money
Artist's Dollar-Bill Collages Question the Meaning of Money
"Anarchists are certain I'm an anarchist because I cut up a favorite tool of the oppressor," artist Mark Wagner says. "Capitalists think I'm a capitalist because I revel in it."
Posted Nov 15, 2013
Stephen Colbert on GMO Labeling Fail: "Just Eat It"
Stephen Colbert on GMO Labeling Fail: "Just Eat It"
Frustrated with Monsanto's latest triumph over the grassroots movement to label genetically modified foods? Stephen Colbert lets you laugh about it.
Posted Nov 07, 2013
An Unexpected Paradise on Haiti's South Coast
An Unexpected Paradise on Haiti's South Coast
These filmmakers toured Haiti's rural south in a pickup truck for 10 days. The footage they created shows a side of Haitian life most have never seen.
Posted Oct 31, 2013
Writer and Farmer Wendell Berry on Hope, Direct Action, and the "Resettling" of the American Countryside
Writer and Farmer Wendell Berry on Hope, Direct Action, and the "Resettling" of the American Countryside
In this rare television interview, the poet, farmer, and activist Wendell Berry discusses his vision for a society in harmony with the planet.
Posted Oct 11, 2013
The "Wild Dog Whisperer": Rescuing Wolves in California
The "Wild Dog Whisperer": Rescuing Wolves in California
In a desert valley not so far from Los Angeles, Tonya Littlewolf has built a refuge for wolves born in capitivity—and for herself.
Posted Sep 27, 2013
Vandana Shiva: Food, Ethics, and Sustainability
Vandana Shiva: Food, Ethics, and Sustainability
At Yes! Magazine's event at Seattle Town Hall, Vandana Shiva gives deep insight into the struggles farmers—and eaters—are facing today.
Posted Sep 21, 2013
Bitcoin's Growing Influence: How Peer-to-Peer Currencies Are Taking Off
Bitcoin's Growing Influence: How Peer-to-Peer Currencies Are Taking Off
The decentralization and bank-free nature of this digital currency is enjoying wider acceptance. Meanwhile, governments are beginning to borrow from its ideas.
Posted Sep 20, 2013

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