A fair economy that works for people and the planet.
To Build Community, an Economy of Gifts
by Charles Eisensteinposted Dec 27, 2011
- For a multitude of reasons, we need to need each other.
Taking on the Trade Laws of the 1 Percent
by John Cavanagh, Robin Broadposted Dec 21, 2011
- A protest at the World Bank supported El Salvador’s attempts to put human rights above corporate rights.
Henry Red Cloud: Solar Warrior for Native America
by Talli Naumanposted Dec 19, 2011
- The YES! Breakthrough 15: Bringing renewable energy and jobs to reservations.
Occupy Wall Street on the Waterfront
by Madeline Ostranderposted Dec 14, 2011
- This week, protesters from Anchorage to Los Angeles coordinated a convtroversial mass effort to shut down the West Coast’s ports, “hitting Wall Street where it hurts the most.”
Nipun Mehta: An Economy to Feed Your Soul
by Jennifer Kayeposted Dec 13, 2011
- The YES! Breakthrough 15: How relationships are our real wealth.
Grace Boggs: Reviving the Lost City
by Larry Gabrielposted Dec 07, 2011
- The YES! Breakthrough 15: A decades-long revolution to rekindle the soul of urban neighborhoods.
Will Allen: Growing Justice in Food Deserts
by Doug Pibelposted Dec 06, 2011
- The YES! Breakthrough 15: Creating access to affordable fresh food in low-income neighborhoods.
Occupy Economics: Because We’re Teaching It Wrong
posted Dec 05, 2011
- Does Occupy Wall Street highlight the failures of traditional Econ 101? These economists think so.
Jobs Not Cuts: UK Strikes Against Austerity
by Ari Bermanposted Dec 01, 2011
- In Britain, two million public sector workers launched the largest strike in three decades.
7 Ways to Support the Real Job Creator: Main Street
by John Cavanagh, David Kortenposted Nov 29, 2011
- Turns out most job creation comes from the 99 percent, not the one percent.
Ai-jen Poo: Organizing Labor—With Love
by Mark Englerposted Nov 29, 2011
- The YES! Breakthrough 15: Battling for those on the economic bottom rung—domestic workers.
The Case for Taxing the Wealthy
posted Nov 28, 2011
- The 1% didn’t get there by themselves. Chuck Collins offers a TED Talk on why the wealthy should pay it forward.
YES! Recommends: Creative Change Educational Solutions
posted Nov 23, 2011
- Creative Change's comprehensive approach to curriculum transformation places food systems, renewable energy, urban revitalization, and other sustainability issues at the center of education innovation and reform.
How Occupy is Transforming Our National Conversation
by Robin Broad, John Cavanaghposted Nov 22, 2011
- In just two months, the Occupy movement has begun to unseat an economic narrative that held sway for thirty years.
End the Fed? David Korten Responds
by David Kortenposted Nov 18, 2011
- There’s lots of anger against the Federal Reserve from the left and the right. David Korten argues that what it needs is some major restructuring.