In Review: Books, Music, and Film

Books, Music, and Film

Film Review: Egypt: Seeds of Change
A video primer from Al Jazeera for would-be nonviolent revolutionaries everywhere.
Music Picks: Summer 2011
Musical inspiration while putting out the Summer 2011 issue: Million to One, You Are Not Alone, and Songs for Japan.
Diary of an Eco-Outlaw: An Unreasonable Woman Breaks the Law for Mother Earth
by Kristin Kolb
YES! reviews the latest book from offbeat activist Diane Wilson.
Film Review: Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune
A long-overdue tribute to a leading Vietnam-era voice of protest.
Film Review: The Economics of Happiness
by Kristy Leissle
Why are we so lonely when we have so much? Beyond the unhappiness of a disconnected world are new—and very old—ways we can turn it around.
Common Stories
by Kim Eckart
Do you ride the bus? Use the library? Walk on the sidewalk? Congratulations—you're already part of the commons movement.
Book Review: GreenDeen
by Jamal Rahman
How Islamic faith and environmentalism can be combined in everyday life.
Book Review: Food Justice
by Laura Kaliebe
What's wrong with our food system—and how can we fix it?
YES! Music Picks: Spring 2011
Musical inspiration while putting out the Spring 2011 issue: Gasoline Rainbows, Dear Companion, and Tomorrow's Children.
Shifting Sands: Jewish Women Confront the Israeli Occupation
by Linda Frank
14 women find their voice in this collection of essays.
Walking Gently on the Earth
by Rev. Wendy Bell
Making faithful choices about food, energy, shelter, and more.
YES! Film Picks :: Abe Osheroff, Living Downstream, and The Age of Stupid
Maddening and motivating independent films.
YES! Music Picks :: Winter 2011
Musical inspiration while putting out the Winter 2011 issue: Bodega Rose, The Sound of Sunshine, and Many Great Companions
Diet for a Hot Planet
by Kathleen Yale
The climate crisis at the end of your fork and what you can do about it
Climate Hope
by Mark Engler
On the front lines in the fight against coal