As tobacco declines, some hope that hemp can be a “gateway crop” to financial sustainability for the state’s small farms.
When Donald Trump gets more air time than Bernie Sanders, the media misses the mark on grassroots change.
Coal left in the ground is an investment in the climate, as well as the future of families in rural communities and the tribes.
The 20th anniversary issue of YES! will show you, state by state, how change happens when communities work together. Tell us what’s happening where you live today.
The deceptive branding behind corporatists’ preference for the term “free trade” over simply “trade.”
Women make up nearly half of the workforce, yet old-fashioned policies keep them unequal partners. To remedy this, we must first ensure basic opportunities—like making sure girls can get to school.
Seventeen states have called for a constitutional amendment to reduce the influence of money in politics. So who’s next?
Meet six people from the recent People’s Summit in Chicago coming to terms with supporting the senator’s ideas, rather than his campaign for president.
In Sonoma County, women are coming together to support one another and advocate for the safety of undocumented fieldworkers who often work in isolation.
From a First Nation’s fight against Big Oil to Seattle’s school to prison pipeline, YES! Magazine coverage was honored in this year’s SPJ NW Excellence in Journalism Contest.
Some have questioned if the economy can function with a guaranteed minimum income. But few advocates or opponents have explored the policy’s impact on people’s emotional well-being.