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.
The Nexxt Revolutionaries

After three decades of dormancy, youth activism is again flowering. But today’s flower children are a hardy new variety. They’re economically, ecologically, and electronically sophisticated. They’re also globally organized, dead serious about democracy, and determined to have more fun than their opponents.

Bernice Johnson Reagon, Veteran of Hope

The founder of the well-known acappella group, "Sweet Honey in the Rock" tells of finding her voice, in this Veterans of Hope interview.

A Culture Gets Creative

Sociologist Paul Ray and psychologist Sherry Anderson make an outrageous claim.

Idiocy And Sustainability

What will it take for us to get smart about our use of the planet’s resources?



"No one started this worldview. No one is in charge of it, no orthodoxy is restraining it." -Paul Hawken