Fixing the Future

Documentary: David Brancaccio travels the country, meeting the people building our new economy and more sustainable ways of living from the ground up.
Brancaccio on Fixing the Future, video still


Fixing the Future is a one-hour PBS special, developed in collaboration with YES! Magazine, that profiles people and communities using innovative approaches to create jobs and build sustainable prosperity in our new economy.


  • David Korten on what economic transformation has to do with building stronger, happier communities.
  • Imagine a no-holds-barred “summit” that comes up with ideas to solve both our job and environmental problems. What might it come up with?