Appalachian residents are serious about putting a stop to mountaintop removal coal mining—and building a more sustainable economy to take its place.
A new sharing economy is emerging—but how does it fit within our legal system? Time for a whole new field of cooperation law.
When we share as much stuff as possible, we walk more lightly on the earth and often improve our quality of life.
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.
Who defines what schools are or what they teach? Why not you?
We’re facing a very different world than the one we knew. Here’s what people are doing to prepare …
Why one wealthy American wants the Bush tax cuts to expire and the estate tax to be reinstated.
Helping independent farmers process their produce builds local food security.
How the "Just Pay It!" campaign on college campuses leveraged $1.5 million for Nike garment workers.
How the rebuilding boom improves communities, benefits the environment, and even creates jobs.
How a small town in Wyoming replaced a dying downtown with a community-owned shopping hub.
Art-infused activism to bring city fruit to the public.
Imagine a no-holds-barred “summit” that comes up with ideas to solve both our job and environmental problems. What might it come up with?
The CEOs who cut the most jobs are also the ones who make the most money. How can we stop excessive CEO pay before it leads to bad behavior?
We've been measuring happiness in all the wrong ways. What's the pathway to true quality of life?