Most Recent Articles - YES!
YES! has a positive solution-oriented focus. We reframe issues, reflect diverse human-scale stories, and offer tools for people to use and to pass along. Here are our most recent articles and blogs.
Living Breathing, Drinking Soil
by J. Patrick Maddenposted Jun 30, 2000
- The soil is a living organism. With proper management, the soil thrives, breathes, drinks in the falling rain, and supports healthy crops.
by Vicki Robinposted Jun 30, 2000
- When big media attempts to horn in on the simplicity movement, author and voluntary simplicity spokeperson Vicki Robin draws a line in the sand
by Margot Ford McMillenposted Jun 30, 2000
- tomato days, by Margot Ford McMillen
Wild Rice Moon
by Winona LaDukeposted Jun 30, 2000
- The ancient, wild rice-centered culture of Minnesota's Anishinaabeg people confronts cultivated "wild" rice.
From DC: A New Global Solidarity
by Fran Kortenposted Jun 30, 2000
posted Jun 30, 2000
- Indicators -- summer 2000 - YES! A Journal of Positive Futures
An Industry in Trouble
by Brian Halweilposted Jun 30, 2000
- an biotech industry in trouble, by Brian Halweil
This Is What Democracy Looked Like
by Amber Gallupposted Jun 30, 2000
- Amber Gallup reports from the IMF/World Bank protests in Washington, DC.
posted Jun 30, 2000
- An activist's dilemma
New Life At the Roots
by Carol Estesposted Jun 30, 2000
- Farmers and consumers bypass industrial agriculture and work together to create a new American agriculture
Farms of the Future
by Senator Byron Dorganposted Jun 30, 2000
- Contrary to myths about the efficiency of corporate agriculture, family farmers are the most efficient producers - and they produce much more than food
by Brian DeVoreposted Jun 30, 2000
- combining some old-fashioned animal husbandry with new, low-tech facility design and sophisticated ideas about the relationships between livestock and the land.
Manifesto: The Mad Farmer Liberation
by Wendell Berryposted Jun 30, 2000
- Manifesto: the mad farmer liberation front, by Wendell Berry
Twenty Acres And a Hen
by Rachel Bagbyposted Jun 30, 2000
- Rachel Bagby rediscovers her roots (in the soil) and learns about the creatures she shares it with
YES! but How?
posted Mar 31, 2000
- Stopping junk mail, Water Softener, Skin Care