Guerrilla Street Signs Show The Intersection Of New York And Hip-Hop

Co.EXIST   
March 30th, 2013

Guerrilla Street Signs Show The Intersection Of New York And Hip-Hop

Artist Jay Shells has traveled through New York City, putting up signs with rap lyrics at the specific places the streets are referred to in the songs, creating a visual map of the city in an original form of art.

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New NYC Subway Ads: “Love Your Muslim Neighbors”

Yes!Magazine    Yobo Member
October 1st, 2012

New NYC Subway Ads: “Love Your Muslim Neighbors”

Everyone—regardless of race, religion, or creed—deserves to feel welcomed and safe when riding public transit in America.

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I Love You and There’s Nothing You Can Do About It

Films for Action    Video
August 14th, 2012

I Love You and There’s Nothing You Can Do About It

When we experiment with the social and economic architecture we organically manifest sustainable symbiotic relationships and start to reveal the creative potential of collectively working together in harmony. We realize the fabric of society doesn’t dissolve when we unravel the threads of capitalist hierarchy.

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What Millennial Women Need To Make The Difference They Long To

Forbes   
July 30th, 2012

What Millennial Women Need To Make The Difference They Long To

I believe that the way to empower women in the developing world is to understand what is happening to and with women the world over. As Hilary Clinton said, ‘Women’s rights are human rights.’ What’s going to change the paradigm is to better educate women in the developed world and help ignite a movement that supports women globally.

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Obama Administration Announces Major Steps Forward to Advance Energy Efficiency

U.S. Department of Energy   
July 25th, 2012

Obama Administration Announces Major Steps Forward to Advance Energy Efficiency

The Obama Administration today announced 36 new states, local governments, and school districts have joined President Obama’s Better Buildings Challenge. These new commitments total nearly 300 million square feet in job-creating building energy upgrades, equivalent to more than 130 Empire State Buildings.

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Hurricane Sandy: Climate Change Activists Offer Stark Reminder Before Storm Hits

HuffPost Green   
October 31st, 2012

Hurricane Sandy: Climate Change Activists Offer Stark Reminder Before Storm Hits

Leading up to Hurricane Sandy’s arrival, environmental activists organized in New York City to remind politicians and the public of the connection between climate change and severe weather.

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How The Nation Can Get On “Top” Of Sustainability Challenges

OdeWire    Yobo Member
August 17th, 2012

How The Nation Can Get On “Top” Of Sustainability Challenges

“Taking simple steps, like installing drought resistant plants on a roof surface or painting roofs to reflect the sun’s energy can dramatically reduce our dependence on fossil fuels and reduce the amount of pollution that flows to our rivers and beaches.”

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Brooklyn Women Make Their Building Theirs

Waging Non-violence   
August 5th, 2012

Brooklyn Women Make Their Building Theirs

Brazen words and actions have been the hallmark of this campaign, which is pushing the community not only to stand up for their rights as tenants, but to also reconsider social and political marginalization itself. About 80 percent of the neighborhood’s residents live below the poverty line, and the majority speaks either Spanish or Mandarin as a first language. But in a society where immigrant women who speak little English are often bullied, intimidated or ignored, these women are loud, assertive and highly public about their right to live with dignity.

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Peace Relay Comes Through Fremont, World Harmony Torch Burns On

Fremont News-Messenger   
July 30th, 2012

Peace Relay Comes Through Fremont, World Harmony Torch Burns On

During the spring, runners paid visit to schools to talk to children about the group’s peace initiative. Young said those outreach efforts continued in the summer at community centers across the United States.

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Peace Center, Occupy Buffalo Members Suggest A Sunnier Future For Falls Airbase

Niagara Gazette   
July 8th, 2012

Peace Center, Occupy Buffalo Members Suggest A Sunnier Future For Falls Airbase

According to the center’s interim executive director, Charley Bowman, one of the best options going forward would be to turn the airbase into a giant solar array, which he said could increase the area’s renewable energy output by as much as 50 percent and create more than 600 new, higher paying jobs.

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