YES! Magazine Blogs
Powerful ideas, practical actions from the YES! community.
How to further tolerance and healing on this September 11th, an especially important time to speak up.
With more workers facing long-term joblessness, the unemployed are working together for change.
100 days into the BP disaster, it's time to quit claiming that an economy based on fossil fuels is our only option.
A prank website is bringing France's colonial crimes into the spotlight.
In New York City, low-income people fighting for affordable housing are taking on the developers of vacant condo projects.
Detroit is known for its decay, violence, and gas-guzzling cars. With thousands of activists coming to town, will it also become known as a source of hope?
Haitians are working to make food sovereignty a key part of post-earthquake rebuilding.
A coalition of peasant farmers is standing up for food sovereignty.
David Korten: Wall Street's plunge shows what's wrong with phantom wealth. Why support that system when we could be creating jobs in the real economy?
The World People's Summit broke new ground by allowing those most affected by a changing climate the chance to speak out about their ideas for just solutions.
Video: The Cochabamba climate summit was designed to respect the power and knowledge of world social movements and indigenous peoples.
When the internet connects gardeners with available land, surprising things can happen.
In Haiti, International Women's Day is a reminder of what women have done and are still doing to keep hope alive.
Many displaced Haitians are turning to neighbors, family, and peasant organizations in the countryside for help.
As residents plan Transition Albany, they're turning to Joanna Macy for guidance in building resilient communities.
There's a growing movement to cancel Haiti's foreign debt as a way to return to the Haitian people the authority to rebuild their lives and their country.
The best options for helping the Haitian people recover from the devastating January 12 earthquake.
Corporations get still more powerful. A middle-class living slips away from millions. Climate change becomes deadly. War, and more war. Looking back on the '00s (uh ohs) and the nine trends that changed our world.
Leading climate justice groups are signaling that the extraordinary global climate movement that came together in Copenhangen is just the beginning.