Concerned about Wall Street’s devastating impact on communities? Then invest in yourself—the most local investment of all.
Video: After Bank of America foreclosed on thousands of homes in their San Jose parish, the members of this Catholic church bid it goodbye—and took $3 million with them.
Best in the world? Try best FOR the world. The Golden State welcomes a new kind of corporation.
The Occupy effect? In the last 3 months, Americans switched banks at three times the normal rate.
We’ve finally learned that a growing financial sector isn’t the same thing as actual economic improvement. So how can we stimulate the real economy?
How an old business model is finding new relevance all over the world.
The Occupy movement is clearly affecting political rhetoric ... but what about real action?
Book Review: Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett's "The Spirit Level" shows how inequality—and misery—trickle up.
The YES! Breakthrough 15: Creating access to affordable fresh food in low-income neighborhoods.
In Britain, two million public sector workers launched the largest strike in three decades.
Turns out most job creation comes from the 99 percent, not the one percent.
The 1% didn’t get there by themselves. Chuck Collins offers a TED Talk on why the wealthy should pay it forward.
Urban artists revive our neighborhoods and show us how to share our gifts.
Not everyone at the top of the economic system thinks it's a fair one. Why Jesse Estrin—and many others—decided to stand with the rest of us.
Is it true that the U.S. can no longer afford to take care of its residents the way it once did? Annie Leonard takes on the "we're broke" myth in this 8-minute video.