Build skills, go local, and celebrate life to prepare for times ahead.
Transition Towns plan a gentle descent from oil dependence—and have a blast in the process.
Climate change, peak oil, and a stalled economy: The Fall 2010 issue of YES! Magazine shows how people step up in uncertain times to create a resilient way of life.
Sweeten with honey, darn a sock, and refrigerate without electricity: Learn how to do what your grandparents knew
Who defines what schools are or what they teach? Why not you?
A movement to put children’s rights at the center of our collective decisions is taking hold.
We’re facing a very different world than the one we knew. Here’s what people are doing to prepare …
Video: GLEE-inspired activism for a democracy run by human beings, not corporations.
When we sacrifice good food to have lots of food, it's a double loss. Can we use this time of thinner wallets to examine the volume of food we run through our bodies?
No fortune? No skills? No problem. How a novice builder used mud–and teamwork–to make a house from scratch.
Brought together by the events of 9/11, three friends from different faiths reflect on what it will take to reach the other side of hatred.
What light can Islamic sacred texts shed on the conflicts brewing in Gainsville and Manhattan?
The flare-up surrounding the planned Quran burning and the proposed New York mosque make this 9/11 anniversary an especially important time to speak up.
Ideas for building resilience from communities across the country–from a hand-made house to rooftop beekeeping.
Whether it's in lycra or heels, the emerging movement of "come as you are" cycling proves that anyone can bike–anytime, anywhere.