Most Recent from YES! Magazine

The Page that Counts :: Winter 2005
Percent of the nation’s poor who live in the suburbs: . . . .
The Warriors Who Turned to Peace
by John Mohawk
John Mohawk discusses what we can learn from the legacy of Haudenosaunee peace making: peace is the result of righteousness, reason, and power.
Finding a Way Home
by Carolyn McConnell
Help for veterans returning home from Iraq. How have they been changed by their experience?
Spare the Rod
by Riane Eisler
It's not coincidental that throughout history the most violently despotic and warlike societies have been those in which violence, or the threat of violence, is used to maintain domination of parent over child and man over woman.
A Life Lived Whole
by Parker Palmer
What happens when people refuse to live a lie?
Love and Resistance in Wartime: An Interview with Chris Hedges
by Sarah Ruth van Gelder
A veteran war correspondent draws on his years in chaotic war zones to reflect on what the young men and women fighting in Iraq face as they return home, and what war trauma means for all of us.
A Phoenix from the Ashes
by Van Jones
Our youth, our natural world, our neighbors—all are treated as expendables. What we need is a joining of movements based on valuing all life.
Letter from the Editor
by Sarah van Gelder
I hope this issue will nourish you and give you gifts of hope and resistance to take into the next stage of our common work.
The Page That Counts :: Fall 2004
Amount that Catholic clergy in Europe, the U.S., and Canada pay clergy in India to perform a ritual prayer request: . . .
YES! But How? :: Broken Office Equipment
Recycling office equipment, Microwave vs conventional ovens, Radioactive smoke alarms, Socially responsible investing
Letter from the Editor
by Sarah Ruth van Gelder
But I now see that petroleum products permeate every aspect of my life, from the petrochemicals that make industrial agriculture possible to the plastics that make up the keyboard I’m using. Can we live without oil? Can I?
Resource Guide for Healing and Resistance
websites links for healing and resistance
The Page That Counts :: Summer 2004
Rank of Nigeria among the world’s nations for percent of citizens reporting that they are happy . . .
Leadership Without Easy Answers
by Ron Heifitz
Ron Heifetz here presents two versions of a speech George Bush might have made on drug problems in America. The first version, essentially as Bush gave it, shows the "technical fix." The second, which Heifetz believes reflects an "adaptive" leadership style preferred by some Bush staff, encourages people to take responsiblility for change. "We need to help politicians learn how to challenge citizens, without losing their political career," Heifetz says.
No Easy Answers
by Ron Heifitz
an interview with Ron Heifitz by Steve Boyd