Ralph Nader

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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

Lo, the Poor Enlightened Billionaire!

August 28th

Among the hundreds of billionaires and megabillionaires in the U.S., there are more than several enlightened persons upset by the problems our society faces who could make serious improvemen…

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Destructive Global Dependencies

August 21st

Do you have your savings in a mutual fund? Does your pension fund invest in stocks, just as mutual funds do? If so, you may want to know this has been a bad week for U.S. stock markets. The …

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Ralph Nader Radio

Craig McDonald, Brandon L. Garrett

August 23rd

Ralph talks about fighting political corruption Texas-style with Craig McDonald, director of Texans For Public Justice and professor Brandon L. Garrett fills us in on the depth of American 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

An Open Letter to Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders

August 27th

Emphasizing that you are campaigning with the people, not on stage before the people, is what helps build the movement that will continue after the election -- win or lose.

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Allons-nous perdre le contrôle de nos robots?

August 27th

TECHNO - L'intelligence artificielle (IA) ou les "machines pensantes" sont bien plus inquiétantes pour les scientifiques et technologues sérieux que ne le laisse penser le faible n…

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Why the Future Doesn't Need Us -- Revisited

August 21st

Self-restraint is not a characteristic of the companies developing robotics for businesses that want to replace tens of millions of both white collar and blue collar jobs. Look at the latest…

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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.