Appalachian residents are serious about putting a stop to mountaintop removal coal mining—and building a more sustainable economy to take its place.
What can Christians do about the religious intolerance made visible during the last month?
A new sharing economy is emerging—but how does it fit within our legal system? Time for a whole new field of cooperation law.
6 steps for replacing cars with parks.
How can we bring low-income citizens into the political process this fall?
What does it take to turn parking spaces into lively public parks? Not much, it turns out.
When we share as much stuff as possible, we walk more lightly on the earth and often improve our quality of life.
When it comes to local resilience, it takes all kinds: Building bridges for a post-oil America
Transition Towns plan a gentle descent from oil dependence—and have a blast in the process.
Climate change, peak oil, and a stalled economy: The Fall 2010 issue of YES! Magazine shows how people step up in uncertain times to create a resilient way of life.
Who defines what schools are or what they teach? Why not you?
We’re facing a very different world than the one we knew. Here’s what people are doing to prepare …
Video: GLEE-inspired activism for a democracy run by human beings, not corporations.
Grace Boggs: We must begin the radical revolution of values that King called for, against the giant triplets of racism, materialism, and militarism.
The year's top underreported stories of hope and creative change.