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.
Hope

HOPE DIES LAST: Keeping the Faith in Difficult Times by Studs Terkel New Press, 320 pages, 2003, $25.95 THE IMPOSSIBLE WILL TAKE A LITTLE WHILE: A Citizen’s Guide to Hope in a Time of Fear Edited by Paul Loeb

Speaking for Ourselves

Young people in Oakland wanted to talk about real solutions to the poverty, racism, and powerlessness that they grew up with—but all the city’s hip-hop radio station offered was violence and mind-numbing entertainment.