Plant sequoias. Say that your main crop is the forest that you did not plant, that you will not live to harvest.
In the spring issue of YES!, I suggested that those eager to join the momentum for change so evident at the World Trade Organization protests in Seattle might want to
Amber Gallup reports from the IMF/World Bank protests in Washington, DC.
new stories, moments of grace, by thomas berry
Dear Reader, letter from Executive Editor Sarah van Gelder
YES! A Journal of Positive Futures, Spring 2000: new stories, divine daughters, a poem by Rachel Bagby
The most dramatic confrontations took place on November 30 (N30), when thousands of protesters blocked WTO delegates from reaching the meeting. Author Paul Hawken was among them.
new stories,the entangled universe, by Mae-Wan Ho
The key elements of conflict prevention in Macedonia have been: • Domestic political will. • International presence.• NGOs. Breaking down media ghettos
Why were all those people in the streets? Reporters and pundits who covered the WTO recited the free-trade mantra but knew nothing of its real-world impact. Then there’s the small matter of who owns the media
YES! A Journal of Positive Futures, Spring 2000: new stories, designing for life, by John Todd
The term "Great Turning" is just one way to name the vast revolution that's going on because our way of life cannot be sustained.
What to do in the post-WTO protest era.
YES! A Journal of Positive Futures, bringing it home, Rod Arakaki, Heather McAndrew, N. Bird Runningwater, Guy Dauncey, Jay Walljasper, Jamison Ervin, Pramila Jayapal, David Korten
Green Schools By Chloe Frommer
Global warming is unlikely to yield to politics-as-usual. So what will work? Start with the fact that “we” are not one, but rather a world divided.
A Zero-emissions Family, by Donna Meadows- the Jonathan Foley family , YES! A Journal of Positive Futures, winter 1999/2000: changing the climate,
An interview with Sally Bingham
A polluted river in China becomes the site of a water park that provides a safe place for children's play, a celebration of water's beauty, and a cleansing of the water itself.
Making Amends by John Bond - Australian Journey of Healing
Fran Korten makes a pilgramage to see the Dalai Lama
spread leadership, by Robert Kenny
Award-winning poet Martin Espada talks to YES! associate editor Tracy Rysavy about his Latino roots, the pen as an activist's tool, and why we have to imagine a more just world before making it happen.
To Design with Intent: An Interview with Bill McDonough
One 12 year-old-kid - what could he possibly do on behalf of children his age half a world away? Take on his own prime minister, for a start.
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