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.

A Real Pro-Israel Policy Helps Palestine, Too
by Stephen Zunes
Stephen Zunes, in A Real Pro-Israel Policy Helps Palestine, Too argues that we could adopt a real pro-Israel policy, that is also a pro-Palestine and pro-peace.
8 Experts Show the Way to a New Role for the U.S.
How can we transform our most difficult global relationships? 8 experts give their best advice on a new role for the U.S.
What Americans Say …
Today you are in the majority. Nearly two out of three Americans believe U.S. relations with the rest of the world are on the wrong track. Our military is stretched thin, our economic bubble is bursting, our moral standing is at a low point—it seems our days as the world's sole superpower are numbered.
The Way to a Just Foreign Policy
by John Feffer
It’s time to leave behind old ideas of superpowers. A changing world brings new opportunities for peace and the chance to join a community of nations.
Theme Guide :: A Just Foreign Policy
It’s time to leave behind old ideas of superpowers. A changing world brings new opportunities for peace and the chance to join a community of nations.
“No Nuclear Weapons”
by Sarah van Gelder
Sarah van Gelder interviews former Secretary of State, George Shultz, who advocates abolition of nuclear weapons as the means to stop further proliferation and avert dangerous terrorism or all-out war.
Lisa Schirch :: Scholar of Peace
Students Against Sweatshops
Kumeyaay Nation :: Strengthening Cross-border Ties
Base Closure Movements :: From Okinawa to Italy
Activists all over the world connect through No-bases.net
Peace Corps Seed Bankers
Reality Tours in Venezuela :: Global Exchange
Jehane Noujaim :: Maker of Control Room
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Ivory-Billed Woodpecker :: An Avian Diplomat
Partners in Flight. Formed in 1990, Partners is a loose collaboration stitched together by the habits of birds, which can travel from as far north as Canada to wintering grounds in places like Mexico, Peru, Bolivia, Colombia, and Venezuela. Extraordinary connections have formed among biologists, NGOs, and governments in these countries.