Laura Flanders

YES! Magazine

Laura Flanders is YES! magazine’s 2013 local economies reporting fellow and is executive producer and founder and host of “GRITtv with Laura Flanders.” Follow her on Twitter @GRITlaura.

ALL POSTS BY Laura Flanders

  • September 3, 2014

    Farah Tanis learned that, of the women in poverty she worked with, 9 out of ten had experienced violence — so she started a bartering network to help them survive. Continue reading

  • August 25, 2014

    A number of small, local initiatives are beginning to transform Appalachia’s coal country. Continue reading

  • August 15, 2014

    Cooperative Home Care Associates has 2,300 workers who enjoy good wages, regular hours, and family health insurance. With an investment of $1.2 million into the cooperative sector, New York City is hoping to build on the group’s success. Continue reading

  • October 11, 2013

    We need to rethink our economy in fundamentally new ways. Continue reading