Greening the Red, White, and Blue

The Bomb, Big Business, and Consumer Resistance in Postwar America
Author(s): 
Jundt, Thomas
ISBN: 
9780199791200
Date published: 
June 2014
Hardback
Price: 
£22.99

Atomic weapons awakened humanity to the realization that it could annihilate the planet. It was soon recognized that corporate capitalism might also destroy the earth. This book explores how citizens, unable to achieve adequate political solutions through a government aligned with big business, turned to their actions as consumers to try to effect change.