Danny Glover, activist, filmmaker, and YES! board member, is among those attending the U.S. Social Forum. He sat down with YES! editor Sarah van Gelder to talk about the contribution social forums here in the United States and around the world are making to the success of people’s movements.
We’re sharing more things, more deeply, with more people. Why sharing is the answer to some of today’s biggest questions.
Jonathan Zittrain gives reason to hope for the future of the Internet.
Bonfires, birch branches, and saunas. And a chance to discover who will be your true love.
Photo essay: Bangladeshi activists promote development that's rooted in indigenous knowledge and community values.
A few years ago, Akaya Windwood made a decision not to worry. Ever. So how’s that working out for her?
When an anti-gay hate group decided to visit their school, the students of Gunn High drowned out their protest with a celebration of acceptance.
Home is built where we are, not around an idealized community of like-minded people. Shannon Hayes on why she wouldn’t want it any other way.
To be compassionate toward others, we first have to learn to be merciful with ourselves.
A new book uncovers the best reasons yet for unconditional school food reform.
When it comes to health care, everyone can’t have everything right away. But we can make smarter choices that don’t leave anyone out in the cold.
Advocating for the homeless