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Signs of Life :: Stimulus for Clean Water?
by Tara Lohan
Citizen groups like Food and Water Watch are asking Congress to tackle the nation's water infrastructure crisis.
Van Jones: Beyond the Politics of Confrontation
by Sarah van Gelder, Van Jones
Meet the man who’s convincing the country, and the new President, that the next economy needs to be green and just. Interview by Sarah van Gelder.
Readers Forum :: How You Are Changing Your Food Habits
by YES! Readers
The Food for Everyone issue of YES! looks at how to make sure everyone can eat, even during tough economic times. Readers helped us think about this issue and shared how their thinking about food has changed, and how they use food to nourish relationships.
Lessons from My Mother’s Village Kitchen
by Madhu Suri Prakash
Schools, fresh foods, and memories from India. Madhu Suri Prakash reflects on the culinary traditions of her family.
Saying Grace Around the World
by Nikki McClure, Anna Stern
Artist Nikki McClure adds her touch to our collection of mealtime prayers from around the world.
Fresh from … the City
by Mark Winne
Citizens and local policymakers join up to get fresh foods to schools and neighborhoods.
8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement
by Sarah van Gelder
How to turn a lawn into lunch, swap preserves, glean, boost your food security, live the good life.
The Good Food Revolution
by Claire Hope Cummings
The lush landscape of Hawai‘i once offered abundant food. What can these islands teach us about food and sufficiency?
The Local Food Revolution
by Sarah van Gelder
Spring 2009 letter from the editor introducing the Food for Everyone issue of YES! Magazine.
Theme Guide :: Food for Everyone
Imagine a food system that delivers fresh, organic food to everybody. Can't be done in a world of industrial food? We say it can, and it must, especially in these economic hard times. Here's how…
Madhu's Kitchen Secrets
by Madhu Suri Prakash
Madhu Suri Prakash shares secrets from her mother’s village kitchen.
Michael Pollan on Food Policy
Listen to Michael Pollan on Food Policy on KUOW's Weekday. 54 minutes
The Greenhorns :: Film Trailer
America's young farmers show promising signs of an agricultural revival.
White House Food Gardens
This video is part of Kitchen Gardeners International's Eat the View! campaign to convert part of the White House lawn into an edible landscape.
10 Reasons to be Hopeful about 2009, and 3 Reasons to be Terrified
by Sarah van Gelder
Sarah van Gelder looks forward to the new year. And she says there are plenty of reasons you can too.