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Signs of Life :: Amazon Tribes Win Against Big Oil
by Lisa Gale Garrigues
In the Amazon rainforests of Peru and Ecuador, indigenous groups are on the front lines of the climate change battle.
Signs of Life :: Small Stories About Big Change
Health Care Déjà Vu
by Brooke Jarvis
Can health care reform that does not build on the universal right to health care be successful?
Mourning a Health Care Champion Mourning a Health Care Champion
by Brooke Jarvis
Ted Kennedy never stopped fighting to make health care in this nation what it already was in his eyes: a universal, fundamental right of all Americans.
Upgrading the Way We Do Politics
by Sandy Heierbacher
Is it really democracy without space for dialogue and deliberation? How to cut through the yelling and get something done.
Theme Guide :: Learn as You Go
YES! discovers education that can actually prepare us for the demands of our time. Here’s how we can learn the skills to take on environmental and economic challenges, build resilient communities, and create good lives for ourselves and our loved ones.
Theme Guide :: Learn as You Go
YES! discovers education that can actually prepare us for the demands of our time. Here’s how we can learn the skills to take on environmental and economic challenges, build resilient communities, and create good lives for ourselves and our loved ones.
Higher Education
by John Taylor Gatto
12 Things You Might Not Have Learned in a Classroom
The Page That Counts :: Fall 2009
Age of oldest human being on record: 122; Age of longest-lived mollusk on record, a quahog clam: 400+; Approximate age of Methuselah Pine, the world's oldest-known living tree: 4,600+
Soil, Seeds, Salt: Education Brought Down to Earth
by Madhu Suri Prakash
For thousands of young people bored by the irrelevance of what they are learning and moved by the desire to eat food that heals rather than sickens, the message to become the change they wish to see in the world now has the awakening and compelling ring of truth and conviction.
Learn as You Go
YES! discovers education that can actually prepare us for the demands of our time. Here’s how we can learn the skills to take on environmental and economic challenges, build resilient communities, and create good lives for ourselves and our loved ones.
Update: Hudson River Serves Up Oysters Redux
An update on oyster restoration efforts around NYC.
YES! Online Fall '09
Web exclusive videos, photo essays, music & more to complement our Education issue.
Discussion Guide: Learn as You Go
Article summaries and questions to spark your discussion around the YES! Education issue.
Pongo Teen Writing Project
Examples of teen writing from juvenile detention.