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.

What the US Social Forum Means to Me
by Alice Lovelace
Imagine a world where everyone has what they need, where people make the decisions that matter and where government truly is for and by the people. Now, imagine we are working, talking, debating and planning to bring that world into being.
Interview with Victoria Rodriguez
by Sarah van Gelder
Interview with Victoria Rodriguez from Southwest Organizing Project, while on the Freedom Caravan to the USSF, June 2007.
Interview with Susan Gleason
by Diane Horn
Susan Gleason talks about the US Social Forum in this 30-minute interview with Diane Horn, producer and host of the Sustainability Segment of KEXP.
Interview with Bineshi Albert and Bruce McClackey
by Sarah van Gelder
Interview with Bineshi Albert and Bruce McClackey during the Freedom Caravan to the US Social Forum
Forging Connections at the U.S. Social Forum
by Justine Simon, Andy Davey
Over ten thousand social activists gathered in Atlanta, Georgia from June 27 to July 1, 2007 for five days of spirited dialogue and collaboration.
Future Hope
by Ted Glick
Ted Glick's Call to Action: A popular, grassroots movement is necessary to pressure governments into a justice-based, clean energy revolution. The U.S Social Forum in Atlanta provides a perfect platform for such a movement.
Katrina and the US Social Forum
by Alice Lovelace
Catastrophic events can act as wake up calls, opportunities to seriously step up and do something that is going to make a difference. The US Social Forum represents an opportunity to create a different response to Katrina.
Malik Rahim: Difundiendo Intereses Compartidos
by Doug Pibel
Una entrevista con el co-fundador del Colectivo Intereses Compartidos (Common Ground Collective), de Nueva Orleans.
In Their Own Words
A YES! photo-essay with portraits and accompanying interviews with the Cuban pioneers of global health care.
In Their Own Words :: Heruerrea Miriam Romero
A YES! photo-essay with portraits and accompanying interviews with the Cuban pioneers of global health care. This page: Heruerrea Miriam Romero.
In Their Own Words :: Luis Sandoval
A YES! photo-essay with portraits and accompanying interviews with the Cuban pioneers of global health care. This page: Luis Sandoval.
In Their Own Words :: Luis Miquel Diez Dias
A YES! photo-essay with portraits and accompanying interviews with the Cuban pioneers of global health care. This page: Luis Miquel Diez Dias.
In Their Own Words :: Rigoberto Gonzalez Ruiz
A YES! photo-essay with portraits and accompanying interviews with the Cuban pioneers of global health care. This page: Rigoberto Gonzalez Ruiz.
In Their Own Words :: Joaquin Garcie Romero
A YES! photo-essay with portraits and accompanying interviews with the Cuban pioneers of global health care. This page: Joaquin Garcie Romero.
In Their Own Words :: Mayra Gonzalez Holz
A YES! photo-essay with portraits and accompanying interviews with the Cuban pioneers of global health care. This page: Mayra Gonzalez Holz.