Hurricane Katrina forced organizing groups to stretch to their limits, but it also showcased their strengths as never before
In danger of losing their vote and voice, Americans are demanding a return to the founding principles
Her role not only included her husband’s powerful, radical message of peace and justice, but also the long tradition of gracious and mighty women who provided the foundation of welcome, compassion, inclusivity and speaking-truth-to-power.
Prepare for the first U.S. Social Justice Forum in the summer of 2007 in Atlanta.
On YES! Magazine's 10th anniversary, we look at trends that are changing our culture, our relationship to the earth, and our sense of self.
US Charges Group with Violation of Cuba Travel Ban
A nonviolent army stands fast, watching over human rights in the midst of conflict, a model of courageous peace.
Evo Morales promises changes in historic inaugural
American global justice activist Juliette Beck was in Cochabamba for Bolivia's historic election, and she sends this report on an event the new president-elect has dubbed "a victory for the global community."
In a time of despair, hope marches on New Orleans
No-bid contracts. “Opportunity” zones. Massive federal spending. Big decisions are being made about the Gulf region, but what do residents and evacuees want? YES! editor Sarah van Gelder asked Russell Henderson, a resident of New Orleans and a convener of the Rebuild Louisiana Coalition.
Muslim, Jewish, and Christian coffee farmers make mirembe kawomera—delicious peace