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A nonviolent army stands fast, watching over human rights in the midst of conflict, a model of courageous peace.
Evo Morales promises changes in historic inaugural
Port Townsend Artists Paint a Brighter Picture for Katrina-battered Mississippi Gulf Coast Town
American global justice activist Juliette Beck was in Cochabamba for Bolivia's historic election, and she sends this report on an event the new president-elect has dubbed "a victory for the global community."
In a time of despair, hope marches on New Orleans
For the Reverend Lee T. Wesley, whose Baton Rouge congregation helped shelter 500 displaced New Orleans residents, the flood washed up more than the detritus of a city. The receding waters revealed hard truths about poverty and racism.
No-bid contracts. “Opportunity” zones. Massive federal spending. Big decisions are being made about the Gulf region, but what do residents and evacuees want? YES! editor Sarah van Gelder asked Russell Henderson, a resident of New Orleans and a convener of the Rebuild Louisiana Coalition.
Van Jones says New Orleans could be rebuilt to serve its residents, poor and rich, and prosper in harmony with its watery ecosystem.