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.

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.
In Their Own Words :: Narciso Ortiz
A YES! photo-essay with portraits and accompanying interviews with the Cuban pioneers of global health care
El rol de EE.UU. cabeza abajo
by Sarah Anderson, Jeremy Orhan Simer, Eva Golinger
Por qué la influencia económica, militar y encubierta de Estados Unidos está declinando.
The Change Makers
Inspiring stories in their own words from community members who are co-operating to effect social change in the Americas.
¡Salud!
A preview of the documentary film ¡Salud! which examines the Cuban health care system and its role in the quest for global health.
Health Care Facts: Cuba and the U.S.
by Adam MacKinnon
Just how does the Cuban health care system measure up to health care provision in the U.S? We took a look at some key indicators from the World Health Organization and the UN.
Chairs Cartoon
"That wasn't what I meant by having someone to look up to!" Caption submitted by Paul Ventura.
Baptists and Popular Education in Cuba: an interview with Joel Suárez
by Sarah van Gelder, Justine Simon
An interview with Joel Suárez, the general coordinator of the Martin Luther King Center in Havana, Cuba. He discusses the three founding pillars of the movement, as well as the lead up to the 1992 changes in Cuba's constitution that ratified the state's secular nature.
Declaración de La Paz
by Abya Yala
Los pueblos indígenas de América publican un llamado de supervivencia--la suya y la nuestra.
Venezuela: ¿Democracia o Dictadura?
by Michael Fox
Elecciones libres; derechos humanos; transparencia. ¿Cómo calificarías a Venezuela?
Horizontalidad
by Marina Sitrin
Las trabajadoras y trabajadores de Argentina se apoderaron de las fábricas, los ciudadanos de las calles--nadie parece extrañar al jefe.
Política y sexo en Chile
by Marcelo Mendoza
El auge de una mujer presidente está retirando el velo de la intimidad de los chilenos.
La Cura de Cuba
by Sarah van Gelder
Invirtiendo en un sistema de salud holístico y enfocado en la prevención, Cuba ha creado uno de los sistemas más efectivos del mundo. Equipos médicos cubanos trabajan en muchos países pobres, aportando su conocimiento médico y como resultado creando relaciones diplomáticas positivas.
Oscar Olivera: Después de la Guerra del Agua
by Sarah van Gelder
La guerra del agua en Cochabamba se acabó. Después de la salida de las multinacionales, Oscar Olivera apoya un cambio de ideas.