If you thought there were no churches in Cuba, think again. Joel Suárez of the MLK Center in Havana reveals the active role of religion in social change in Cuba.
The Charlotte Maxwell Complementary Clinic treats cancer's side effects with "an outpouring of love."
The farm in South Central Los Angeles has been bulldozed but the farmers, tree-sitters, and community supporters remain determined to reclaim the land.
Resiliency is like physical fitness. It's getting people in shape for the future," says David Gershon of the Empowerment Institute.
Readers add to the list of things you can do to make your life just a little bit better
Port Townsend Artists Paint a Brighter Picture for Katrina-battered Mississippi Gulf Coast Town
For the Reverend Lee T. Wesley, whose Baton Rouge congregation helped shelter 500 displaced New Orleans residents, the flood washed up more than the detritus of a city. The receding waters revealed hard truths about poverty and racism.
No-bid contracts. “Opportunity” zones. Massive federal spending. Big decisions are being made about the Gulf region, but what do residents and evacuees want? YES! editor Sarah van Gelder asked Russell Henderson, a resident of New Orleans and a convener of the Rebuild Louisiana Coalition.
Lynne Ballew is at home in the sanctuary she created to serve homeless Alaskans
An indigenous woman invites us to learn how America’s rootless culture looks to a people who are “dream and land together”
Although Las Posadas is a beautiful ritual, the reality it addresses is a painful one: the reality of human need and exclusion.