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.

Fairness In a Fragile World
by Wolfgang Sachs
F Jo'burg Memo. Tewolde Eghziaber, Paul Hawken, Hazel Henderson, Ashok Khosla and Anita Roddick developed what may be the most comprehensive policy statement for the Johannesburg summit.
The Page That Counts :: Fall 2002
Percent increase in paper consumption after an organization adopts e-mail, and more...
Building a New Force
by Michael N. Nagler
Nonviolent intervenors transform our response to conflict. Building a new force by Michael n. Nagler, an article on the Nonviolent Peaceforce. YES! A Journal of Positive Futures,
Money's Conversations
by Camy Mathay
Money's Conversations by Camy Mathay - MadHOURS, madison hours, alternative currency, local currencies
Responses to Fran Korten's "We're All Hyphenated Americans"
YES! A Journal of Positive Futures, Responses to Fran Korten's "We're All Hyphenated Americans"
Of Land And Hope
by Anna Lappe
of land and hope, by Frances Moore Lappe & Anna Lappe, Landless Workers Movement, MST, YES! A Journal of Positive Futures,
We're all Hyphenated Americans
by Fran Korten
Fran Korten's column, We're all Hyphenated Americans
Economies For Life
by David Korten
While the ruling elites occupy themselves with seeking to restore faith in the pathological institutions on which their power and privilege were built, the rest of us can embrace this moment of economic failure as an historic opportunity. Through our individual and collective choices, we can grow into being the economic institutions, relationships, and culture of a just, sustainable, and compassionate world of living economies that work for all.
It Shall Be a Jubilee Unto You
by Michael Hudson
redistribution of wealth, jubilee, cancelling debt by edict, Clean-slate tradition
Starting Over
by Lisa Gale Garrigues
Solidarity solutions in Argentina, barter clubs as a solution, Brukman Factory takeover, author Lisa Gale Garrigues, worker-owned cooperatives as a solution to Argentina crisis. YES!
Notable Articles From the Archives On Economic Alternatives
Living Economies resource guide
From the Earth, Up
by Anthony Flaccavento
Appalachian Sustainable Development, ASD, sustainable forestry and wood products program, sustainable farms.
Let the Sun Shine In
by Ralph Estes
about corporate abuse, Stakeholder Alliance, corporate stakeholder rights, corporate responsibility as a solution
Breaking Down Buildings, Building Up a Neighborhood
by Holly Dressel
The suicide economy is all too ready to cast off used material, disadvantaged people, and troubled neighborhoods. These living economy entrepreneurs are turning throwaways into gold.
Saving Together
by Richard Douthwaite
JAK interest free bank in Sweden