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.
a better life for hogs

With mad cow disease causing alarm for consumers, activists from Europe, Canada, and the U.S. are trading strategies and data on how to run successful campaigns for the humane treatment of livestock and people

Finding Dignity in Exile

Forced to flee rape, forced labor, and devastation, Burmese women living as refugees in Thailand discover that they can turn to one other for support and fierce leadership—and demand the world’s attention

The beloved community of Martin Luther King

On the 75th anniversary of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birth, an elder stateswoman of the Black Power movement reflects on what might have been different if we'd taken King's most radical teachings to heart-and what might still be possible

A Pilgrimage to Syria

Courage that comes from a hope beyond words takes these pilgrims into Damascus to listen and learn, and to search for places to plant seeds of peace