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.
Checkpoint Women

Each day, thousands of Palestinians must pass a gauntlet of Israeli checkpoints to get to work, receive medical care, or visit family. And every day, the Israeli women of CheckpointWatch show up to witness what is being done in their names.

Limits of Empire

Pre-emptive war, unilateral attacks, arm-twisting of allies, the sweeping aside of international agreements—many see these as evidence of U.S. ambition to build a global empire. Economist James K. Galbraith spoke of the likelihood of empire’s success at the June 2003 Take Back America conference in Washington, DC.