Ralph Nader

"Your best teacher is your last mistake."

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Ralph Nader on C-SPAN 2

Ralph Nader discusses his book Return to Sender, a collection of letters he has written to Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama critiquing U.S. government policy. He is interviewed by Andy Shallal, founder of Busboys and Poets.

 

Recent Posts

Republicans Support Massive Tax Evasion by Starving IRS Budget

July 31st

July 31, 2015 Representative Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) 2236 Rayburn House Office Building Washington DC 20515 Representative Ron DeSantis (R-FL) 308 Cannon House Office Building Washington, DC 2…

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Sending Citizens Summons to Members of Congress

July 24th

With the long congressional recess in August through Labor Day approaching, “We the People” have the opportunity to do more than complain about the Congress and individual Senato…

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Ralph Nader Radio

Owen Fiss, David J. Thompson

August 1st

Yale legal scholar, Owen Fiss, explains the impact the War on Terror is having on our constitutional rights and David J. Thompson of Twin Pines Cooperative Foundation let's us know how you c…

Nader Books

Return to Sender

Published April 07, 2015
Return to Sender
Unanswered letters to the President, 2001 - 2015

Unstoppable

Published April 29, 2014
Unstoppable
Americans are more disillusioned with their political leaders than ever before and large majorities of citizens tell pollsters that big corporations have too much political power.

In The News

Enough! Stop More Giant Truck-Trailers on Your Highways

July 7th

The big trucking industry now wants to roll back protections in 39 states, put longer double trailers on your roads and cut back on giving truck drivers the rest they (and you) need. Is ther…

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Where Are the Presidential Candidates on the Minimum Wage?

June 30th

Currently, the Federal minimum wage is $7.25 an hour or roughly $15,000 annually, far below the $23,500 government's poverty threshold for a family of four. Some candidates have already made…

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10 Reasons the TPP Is Not a 'Progressive' Trade Agreement

June 8th

History shows the very opposite of progress when it comes to these democratic sovereignty-shredding and job-exporting corporate-driven trade treaties -- unless progress is referring to fulfi…

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Sincerely, Ralph Nader

July 5th, 2015

The Politico excerpts, "Return to Sender".

Nader Has Not, It Seems, Been on the Presidential Reading List

May 21st, 2015

The NY Times reviews, "Return to Sender".

Ralph Nader waits for Bush and Obama to answer his rude, bizarre letters

April 20th, 2015

The Washington Post reviews, "Return to Sender".

For Nader, Defiance Is a Way of Life

April 12th, 2015

Truthdig reviews, "Return to Sender".

Can the Left and Right Unite to End Corporate Rule?

March 6th, 2015

Yes! Magazine interview with Ralph Nader and Daniel McCarthy

Safety in name only at NHTSA

September 17th

Ralph Nader Op-Ed in USA Today.

NPC Luncheon with Ralph Nader, Consumer advocate and Grover Norquist, anti-tax activist

September 4th

Consumer advocate Ralph Nader and anti-tax activist Grover Norquist will speak on issues where the left and right can come together at a National Press Club luncheon on Sept. 4.

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Grover Norquist and Ralph Nader: A Match Made in ... Somewhere

September 16th

It's the new bipartisanship: icons of the fringe left and fringe right coming together in common opposition to the center.

My party has lost its soul: Bill Clinton, Barack Obama and the victory of Wall Street Democrats

July 27th

"My party has lost its soul" is the telling title of former Democratic nominee for Governor of Connecticut and White House advisor Bill Curry's new opinion piece out today on Salon.

C-Span Book Discussion on Unstoppable

June 26th

Ralph Nader talked about his book, Unstoppable: The Emerging Left-Right Alliance to Dismantle the Corporate State

Bob Edwards Radio Show

June 7th

Listen to Ralph Nader discuss his latest book, Unstoppable.