From Internet voting to automatic registration, the chairman of the Election Assistance Commission discusses what it takes to ensure honest elections.
A growing number of cities are investing in co-ops to keep money local and neighborhoods affordable.
Justice Scalia was a thorn in the side of the environmental movement. Now that his seat is up for grabs, the Supreme Court could be in position to make serious gains for the climate.
Activists turned politicians are nothing new. Just look at Bernie Sanders.
Twenty-four states allow citizens to vote directly on policy matters, and research shows that life satisfaction is higher in them.
If they vote more, Latino youth can be a powerful force in coming elections.
Bernie Sanders calls climate change our biggest security threat, a video illustrates how few women are in positions of power, and Black Lives Matter organizers take on more than just race.
“I don’t trust anybody who says that they didn’t have some questions in their 20s.”
The resolution, which passed unanimously, endorses the goal of having no kids in detention in Seattle. It’s a move that chips away at the school-to-prison pipeline.
Despite a deck stacked against women and people of color, the voters rewarded both.
In his first interview since last weekend's action in Seattle, activist Amir Islam talks to YES! about why every presidential candidate should be ready to talk black issues.
Like reading the news while chomping on granola. Here’s what YES! staff have been chewing on lately.