People Power

No Tax Dollars for Deadbeats
by Doug Pibel
With corporations spending millions to dodge taxes, we’re directing our tax resentment at the wrong people.
Can There Be “Good” Corporations?
by Marjorie Kelly
When companies are owned by workers and the community—instead of Wall Street financiers—everything changes.
What to Make of the ALEC Exodus
by Brooke Jarvis
What the corporate departures mean—and don’t.
Practical Compassion: An Interview with Karen Armstrong
by Heidi Bruce
The historian has helped world religions unite behind a single principle. But can a worldwide charter for compassion become more than just a nice idea?
Israelis and Iranians Feel the Love
As their leaders talk violence, some residents of Israel and Iran are reaching out to each other directly with a promise of peace.
8 Ways to De-Corporatize Your Money
by YES! Editors
Debit or credit? Keep your dollars out of corporate clutches.
Watch Us Move Our Millions
by Rebecca Leisher
Cities, churches, and colleges take steps to move their money home.
Can Restorative Justice Stop the Schoolhouse-to-Jailhouse Pipeline?
by Jeremy Adam Smith
What San Francisco schools are learning from their experiments with alternatives to punitive punishments.
How to Fix Health Care Without the Mandate
by Sarah van Gelder
Why truly affordable care means single-payer.
No More Handouts to Big Oil
by Bill McKibben
Bill McKibben’s five rules of the road for reforming fossil fuel subsidies.
Occupy 2.0: The Great Turning
by Michael Nagler
Michael Nagler on building a movement to build a new reality.
Eyes on the Prize: MLK’s Lessons for Occupy
by Valerie Schloredt
At the time of his death, Martin Luther King Jr. was planning a campaign around economic injustice—including a mass encampment of poor people in Washington, D.C.
4 Ways to Flex Our Electoral Muscles
by Brooke Jarvis
What we can do right now to strengthen our democracy.
YES! Magazine’s 2nd Annual Celebration of People Power
It’s not too late to watch YES! Magazine’s 2nd Annual Celebration of People Power with Alice Walker, Frances Moore Lappé, and Makana.
YES! Magazine’s Third Annual Celebration: The Future of Food
It’s not too late to watch YES! Magazine’s Third Annual Celebration: The Future of Food from September 12, 2013, at Seattle's Town Hall, with Vandana Shiva, Fran Korten, and Tanya Dawkins.