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.

Phil Borges :: Women Empowered, Abay
by Phil Borges
Phil Borges' Empowered Women.
Seeing Another World: U.S. Social Forum 2008
Instead of drawing crowds with superstar speakers and performers, the participants of the 2008 U.S. Social Forum were the stars. Those who are accustomed to being excluded were at the center, and those who were used to being silenced were heard.
From the Publisher :: Don't Give Away the Sky
by Fran Korten
Fran Korten reviews government policy choices in carbon offsetting, carbon rights, carbon auctions, carbon caps, and a sky trust.
China Blue trailer
The trailer for China Blue, a powerful documentary about the sweatshop conditions in South China.
Darn Right We're Keeping Score
by Zach Kyle
Historical Scorecard of Corporations vs People. Is the bill of rights as much for corporations as it is for real people?
Live Earth - Jack Johnson performs
Musicians gathered at 7 locations worldwide on July 7, 2007. According to Al Gore, one of the event's organizers, the concerts marked 'the beginning of a three-year campaign worldwide to deliver information about how we solve the climate crisis.'
Mapping Social Change :: Venezuela
8 Hotspots of Progress. Explore this interactive map of the social movements, new leaders, and cross-border alliances that are transforming Latin America.
Mapping Social Change :: Uruguay
8 Hotspots of Progress. Explore this interactive map of the social movements, new leaders, and cross-border alliances that are transforming Latin America.
Mapping Social Change :: Ecuador
8 Hotspots of Progress. Explore this interactive map of the social movements, new leaders, and cross-border alliances that are transforming Latin America.
Mapping Social Change :: Cuba
8 Hotspots of Progress. Explore this interactive map of the social movements, new leaders, and cross-border alliances that are transforming Latin America.
Mapping Social Change :: Chile
8 Hotspots of Progress. Explore this interactive map of the social movements, new leaders, and cross-border alliances that are transforming Latin America.
Mapping Social Change :: Brazil
8 Hotspots of Progress. Explore this interactive map of the social movements, new leaders, and cross-border alliances that are transforming Latin America.
Mapping Social Change :: Bolivia
8 Hotspots of Progress. Explore this interactive map of the social movements, new leaders, and cross-border alliances that are transforming Latin America.
Mapping Social Change :: Argentina
8 Hotspots of Progress. Explore this interactive map of the social movements, new leaders, and cross-border alliances that are transforming Latin America.
8 Hotspots of Progress :: Key
by Catherine Bailey, Sarah Kuck
An outline of the Social Movements and examples of New Regional Cooperation that are transforming Latin America.