The Illuminate Literacy project encourages neighborhood youth to hold onto their identities and histories by expressing themselves in words.
When a California history class noticed the U.S. 1930s Mexican Repatriation had been left out of the curriculum, they decided to take it up with the state Legislature.
The Department of Justice promised “meaningful tribal input” on pipeline decisions and the protection of tribal lands, resources, and treaty rights.
With 4 million more Latinos eligible to vote in 2016, Unidos brings news and information to a group that could play a major role in the 2016 elections.
Outrage over videos of violent injustice will help spark deep social change.
Too many headlines and stories right now are contributing to a polarized society, but media could instead play an important role in revealing our shared humanity.
As the presidential race has demonstrated, 2016 is the year for outsiders, and no group can be considered further from the establishment than Native Americans.
From specialized clinics for African Americans to social media events that take the shame out of sharing, there's a movement to heal the psychological scars of racism.
The one thing we can count on is change. But what will make that change inclusive and sustainable instead of violent and fascistic?
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.
Either you’re actively working against sexual violence or you’re enabling it.
Recent research has shown cities what works. For starters, hire more female police officers.