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.
Experts Warn of Oil Peak
by Rik Langendoenposted Sep 08, 2005
- World oil supplies are about to decline, risking major effects on the world's economy and politics
posted Sep 08, 2005
How to Build an Ecohome
posted Sep 08, 2005
- Build a home that conserves energy, water, and wood using components from Berea's ecovillage
Mapping Social Patterns
by Myron Orfieldposted Sep 08, 2005
- Regional equity advocates are using GIS mapping tools to increase their impact
West Oakland Gets Fresh
by Jodi Helmer, Carolyn McConnellposted Sep 08, 2005
- Teenagers bring fresh produce to vacant lots of West Oakland neighborhoods.
The Folk Rock On: Utah Phillips
by Utah Phillips, Dee Axelrodposted Sep 02, 2005
At the Mercy of Strangers
by Wendy Lustbaderposted Aug 29, 2005
- What would you ask of the people who will care for you when you are unable to care for yourself?
Ten Reasons Young People Should Care About Social
by Rock the Voteposted Aug 29, 2005
The Dos and Don'ts of Social Security
by Amy Chasanovposted Aug 29, 2005
- What can we do to fix social security without destroying it?
Retirement Crisis, Real or Imagined? Moral and
Economic Questions on Social Security
by Gar Alperovitzposted Aug 29, 2005
- Social security privatization, the collapse of private pensions, low rates of savings -- what should we do?
Can Elders Save the World
by Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomiposted Aug 29, 2005
- This is no time to be wasting the talents and wisdom of elders.
Supporting the Young People Who Just Say No
by Larry Kerschnerposted Aug 19, 2005
- How to counter the military recruitment of young people.
7 Ways to Keep Your Marbles
by Jeanette Franksposted Aug 19, 2005
- Tactics to live a long healthy life.
Where Will I Live When I Get Older?
by Carolyn McConnellposted Aug 15, 2005
- Green House Project replaces nursing homes.
Of, By and For Seniors: Japanese Seniors Co-operatives
by Robert Marshallposted Aug 15, 2005
- Japanese families are getting smaller while the ranks of the aged are growing. A co-operative has stepped into this vacuum, connecting thousands of elders who have something to give and something to receive.