Most Recent from YES! Magazine

It Takes a Child: Craig Kielburger
by Craig Kielburger
Watch a film clip from the documentary “It Takes a Child,” the story of how a 12-year-old Craig Kielburger started his journey.
Ahmed and the Return of the Arab Phoenix
Shot around the Palmyra oasis, Syria, not far from the Euphrates river and the Iraqi border, this documentary shows the efforts of the Syrian government to protect its natural heritage.
Swift Raids
A Documentary by United Food and Commercial Workers about the raids in Swift Meatpacking plants.
Tank Cartoon
"Intimidation only breeds resent and resistance. I'm still marking it a bogey." Caption submitted by Reginald I. Durant.
Scared Sacred
by Velcrow Ripper
In a world teetering on the edge of self-destruction, award-winning filmmaker Velcrow Ripper sets out on a unique pilgrimage. Visiting the 'Ground Zeroes' of the planet, he asks if it's possible to find hope in the darkest moments of human history.
Equality U
Equality U is a feature-length documentary following 33 young activists on a cross-country tour to confront anti-gay discrimination policies at conservative religious colleges.
The Battle in Seattle
Watch the trailer to Stuart Townsend's account of the WTO protests in Seattle in 1999.
Call for Iran Diplomacy
Former Ambassador Thomas Pickering calls for talks without preconditions and advocates a plan for a multinational uranium enrichment consortium in Iran. Iran has proposed a similar plan to the UN Security Council.
Comic Against Racism
This Colors NW Video Podcast focuses on Comedy as an art-form used to deal with issues of racism. Watch hilarious clips by Hari Kondabolu and Ahamefule Oluo in this short documentary.
Fran Korten Delivers Keynote to the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom
by Fran Korten
Fran Korten, Executive Director of YES! Magazine, honors the transformational vision of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom at their 30th Triennial Congress in Des Moines Iowa in June 2008.
Life in Iran :: Photo Essay
by Arash Shiva
Arash Shiva's beautiful photographs of daily life in Iran, taken in Fall 2007.
How Iran Could Help the United States
by Robert Naiman
Instead of bombing Iran, we could draw on that nation to collaborate in winning the peace for the entire region. By Robert Naiman.
Local Actions on Iran
by Leslie Cagan
Now, before an irreversible step is taken, it is time to speak out on any U.S./Israely military attack on Iran.
Americans Say No to War with Iran: Will Washington Listen?
by Sarah van Gelder
Sarah van Gelder discusses Resolution 362, which encourages what amounts to an act of war against Iran.
When the Smiling Rose Looks at You in Spring
by Hafez
This recording features Iraj Anvar. Iraj teaches Persian Literature at Columbia and other universities, and has done a more direct translation of this poem for YES! Magazine.