In the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles, Project Fatherhood helps end the cycle of absent fathers and gives men a place to discuss what it means to be dads, partners, and sons in one of the city's roughest areas.
Car washes are the “wild, wild West” of workplace regulation. The Car Wash Accountability Act will improve that—if it is ever implemented.
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The TPP makes the rights of companies sacrosanct, and that includes the right to mine. But what about the rights of people who live in the way of proposed mining sites?
YES! has put together a tribute page to honor Grace Lee Boggs and the lives she touched while she was with us. Share your own thoughts with #RememberingGrace.
University of Montana professor George Price on permaculture, race, and how he's standing up to tar sands extraction.
Be present, question assumptions, and be loud! Social transformation starts with everyday people working for change.
Blaize Connelly-Duggan’s vision for the neighborhood is all about community ownership and development without displacement.
When the Manila government proposed relocating squatter families out of the city, residents came together and asked for housing in their own neighborhood.
After 25-year-old Freddie Gray died from injuries sustained in a Baltimore police van, city residents are rallying to demand accountability.
“Two Raging Grannies” is a beautifully shot film that juxtaposes a journey into activism with a profound meditation on aging.