Berto Jongman: The Origins Of ‘Planetary Realism’ And ‘Whole Earth Thinking’

This conversation was facilitated by Noema deputy editor Nils Gilman. Gilman: Governor Brown, how did you first formulate the idea of planetary realism? Brown: It happened in a mundane way. I was running for president in 1976, and I was formulating some ideas on foreign policy. As I discussed these issues with knowledgeable people, I thought of …