10 Most Hopeful Trends

Issue 37  Spring 2006
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The 10 trends highlighted in this issue from our 10 years of publishing YES! show possibilities of moving towards a life-sustaining future. Spring 2006.
Sustainability: Planet at the Crossroads

As signs of climate change grow, and leaders lack political will to change course, people are acting in community to create a world that works for all.

Art: For the Common Delight

Art today gives voice to the silenced, illuminates complex political issues, and brings joy to the public square.

The Good Life: Consumerism is so '90s

In growing numbers, Americans are rediscovering that the real meaning of the good life doesn't come from things they can buy but from things they can feel.