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.

Rebel Diaz :: Which Side Are You On?
by Rebel Diaz
See the music video "Which Side Are YOU On?" from social justice Hip Hop artists Rebel Diaz.
Slamming Shut the War Chest
Should Congress approve a $200 billion request to continue funding the Iraq War and keep the troops in Iraq?
People Taking Charge :7: Free Art, No REALLY free
Adam Neate creates art and leaves it on the street.
People Taking Charge :6: Colombia Peace Village
Individual villages in Colombia are resisting by remaining neutral, refusing to participate in the war, not carrying weapons, and saying no to injustice
People Taking Charge :5: Sharing Food, Breaking the Law
Orlando's Food Not Bombs Feed the Hungry in Downtown Parks, using direct action to create a grassroots alternative to the capitalist economy.
People Taking Charge: Homeless Build Community
Prestes Maia and the Downtown Housing Movement Create Homes for the Homeless in Brazil
People Taking Charge :3: PARK(ing) For a Day
Transform public parking spaces into parks for a day, and change the streetscape.
People Taking Charge :2: Grow Food on Your Roof
at Start Now Farm in Bremerton, WA a couple grows food on their roof, garage, carport . .
People Taking Charge :1: Hip Hop: “Voice of the Voiceless”
Hip Hop is right at home being the voice of the voiceless. It takes a "we don't need permission" attitude. Includes video of Rebel Diaz and music from Foundation Movement.
Conversation Café :: Guidelines
by Vicki Robin
The conversation café agreements are guidelines for participating with others in group settings so there’s freedom for all, not a free-for-all.
People We Love :: César López
Colombian classical musician César López is the founder of the Battalion of Immediate Artistic Reaction, a group of Colombian musicians and activists who are committed to making peace through music.
Readers Forum :: Corporations Comments
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Philanthropy, good intentions and a kind heart will always put you in tyranny’s stew pot.
YES! But How? :: Organic Milk
by Catherine Bailey, Margit Christenson
Practical tips on how to eat local in the winter, increase your fridge's efficiency, bike in the cold, and find organic milk.
From the Publisher :: You Can't Outsource a Relationship
by Fran Korten
All about the YES! experience with outsourcing and creating quality service for our readers.