SchwartzReport: Army Goes Green (20 Years After It Was Told To…)

03 Economy, 03 Environmental Degradation, 05 Energy, 07 Health, 11 Society, DoD, Earth Intelligence, Ethics, Military, Officers Call

schwartz reportThis is good news. The military, perhaps because it is a centralized command structure, often adopts progressive positions before general society. The military integrated long before the rest of America. It became a gender, race, and religion neutral meritocracy — an evolution in which I played a role — well before this was the norm. So the military’s adaptation of noncarbon energy is the latest in a line of accomplishments.

The Army Goes Off the Grid
Jim Hightower – Nation of Change

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HISTORICAL:

Stewart Brand, “Army Green,” Whole Earth Review (Fall 1992)

John Peterson, “Will the Military Miss the Market?,” Whole Earth Review (Fall 1992)

Robert Steele, “E3i: Ethics, Ecology, Evolution, and Intelligence,Whole Earth Review (Fall 1992)