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.
Now I see that nothing can guarantee my son’s safety if he encounters police. That’s a hard thing for a mother. But it should be a hard thing for everyone.
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.
Three comedians using stand-up to breakdown gender stereotypes.
Listening can help ease the transition home for veterans and ultimately heal us as a nation.
Protesting a police killing and marching in support of a man convicted of rape can pose a real dilemma when one in five women nationwide has suffered a sexual assault.
A letter to the presidential candidate after his campaign stopped in Greensboro, North Carolina.
For years, I suffered alone with Crohn’s disease. But a one-night stand and Bag Lady Mama’s body-positive Facebook page changed that.