"From Henry David Thoreau, to Susan B. Anthony, to Gandhi, to King, to you." Oscar-nominated director Josh Fox on how you can help stop the disastrous development of the Canadian tar sands.
Video: Richard Heinberg explains why the debt crisis is really a growth crisis... and why that might not be such a bad thing.
One of the poorest cities in the nation is reinvesting in itself with a model for a localized economy.
A video tribute to those who have sacrificed their lives to protect the environment.
At the second March on Blair Mountain, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. tells the story of America’s long struggle against unchecked corporate power.
How much do we really pay for a gallon of gas? The costs extend beyond what we pay at the pump.
Co-founder and executive editor of YES! Magazine Sarah van Gelder discusses the innovative approach to crime used in Hawaii’s only women’s prison.
While the rich are getting richer and big corporations are taking a larger part of the pie for themselves, ordinary people are suffering. Can we bring an end to our “rich takes all” society?
Video: How Bellingham, Washington keeps it local.
Patrice Gaines: We can keep our streets safe without throwing people away.
Tornadoes, fires, floods, crop failures—they’re all isolated events, right? This powerful video from Bill McKibben and Stephen Thomson helps connect the dots of the climate catastrophe.
US Uncut exposes Apple's lobbying to avoid taxes through a creative protest at the company's World Wide Developer's Conference.
Video: A happy tale of the success of a cacao cooperative in the Dominican Republic.
How a few simple changes have transformed streets in New York City.
Eric Duquette was told he would probably land in an institution, unlikely to graduate. Listen to how Eric beat the odds and let his light shine.