Force of Nature Links

"How Wal-Mart is Changing China," Atlantic Monthly article quotes Edward Humes, Force of Nature, December, 2011.

"Books take a close look at Wal-Mart, the world's biggest retailer," Boston Globe reviews Force of Nature, November 27, 2011.

"Behind the Greening of Wal-Mart," New York Times review of Force of Nature, May 14, 2011.

"Book review - Force of Nature: The Unlikely Story of Wal-Mart's Green Revolution," Los Angeles Times, June 6, 2011.

"Wal-Mart's Green Hat," op-ed by Edward Humes, the Los Angeles Times, May 31, 2011.

"What Wal-Mart Teaches Us About CSR," Reuters and SCR Wire, discusses Force of Nature in article on why large companies take on good-works projects, August 15, 2011.

"How did the oft-maligned megastore come to embrace the environment?" Q&A at MNN, Mother Nature News, June 7, 2011.

"How Wal-Mart Won Over a Sierra Club President," excerpt in Fortune Magazine, May 17, 2011.

"Can Going Green Make Wal-Mart Cool?" Force of Nature interview and feature by Kerry Dolan, May 16, 2011.

Commonwealth Club video discussion of Force of Nature, in short excerpts: the Story of Stuff, the Question of Greenwashing, and Building a Better Cow, May 16, 2011.

"KPFK Radio's Free Forum with Terrence McNally," June 5, 2011. Terrence's post.

"Books in review: Force of Nature," The Daily, June 5, 2011.

"How Wal-Mart Got Religion on Sustainability," Green Acre Radio, June 5, 2011.

"Adventures in Climate Change," radio/podcast discussion of why a company such as Wal-Mart would embrace sustainability, June 2, 2011.

"Wal-Mart goes green for profit, planet," column by Edward Humes, The Californian, June 1, 2011.

"The Page 99 Test," June 1, 2011.

"Wal-Mart gets that a smaller carbon footprint is good for business," the Miami Herald, June 1, 2011.

"CSR Summer Reading Picks," June 1, 2011.

"Inside Wal-Mart's Green Revolution," interview at

"Thought you should see this," review of Force of Nature, May 31, 2011.

"Deadline LA," KPFK Radio with Howard Blume and Barbara Osborn, May 30, 2011.

"What is Edward Humes reading?" Campaign for the American Reader, May 27, 2011. 

"How Wal-Mart Became a Force of Nature,", May 25, 2011.

"Eco Lessons from Wal-Mart? 10 Tips from the World's Biggest Company," HuffingtonPost, May 24, 2011.

"Why Wal-Mart Changed," Marc Gunther, Sustainable Business Forum, May 24, 2011.

"How a Green Philosophy Turns into Profits," Jim Blasingame, Small Business Radio, May 19, 2011.

"Unlikely Green," Drucker Business Forum, May 16, 2011.