YES! Blogs

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The Great Stock Scam

Stock sales are supposed to finance new or expanded productive activity. The numbers tell a different story.

But What About My 401(k)?

Credit cards, mortgages, insurance, retirement: We can meet our basic financial needs without Wall Street.

How Can We Solve the Jobs Crisis?

Targeting workers, the unemployed, and public services won’t do it. Help us find the solutions that will.

Making a Living

We can all live well with what Earth provides—if we seek to make a living rather than a killing.

Violence Disguised as Religion

Pastor Don Mackenzie on how to keep religion from being used to justify hatred and suffering.

Design for Life

Applying nature's design principles, we can design economies that self-correct toward Earth balance, shared prosperity, and living democracy.

Learning from the Biosphere

Life provides us with time-tested system design principles. We violate them at our peril.

Cornerstones of a Rooted Economy

Can the small fishers of Trinidad and Tobago become pillars of a new economy when the oil- and gas-based economy finally runs dry?