Ralph Nader

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Going Along with the Donkey as Long as the Elephants are Worse

March 19th

When the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) has its annual howling convention in the Washington, DC area, the mainstream mass media expands its coverage like an accordion from t…

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Columbia Journalism Review Launches Annual Review of the White House Press Corps Funded by the Helen Thomas Fund

March 17th

March 17, 2015 Columbia Journalism Review Launches Annual Review of the White House Press Corps Funded by the Helen Thomas Fund The Columbia Journalism Review has established the Helen Thoma…

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Ralph Nader Radio

Allison Stanger, J. Robert Hunter, Getting Steamed

March 28th

Ralph talks to Professor Allison Stanger about her book One Nation Under Contract and how private contractors have become an integral part of our foreign policy.  We also talk to Bob Hu…

Nader Books

Told You So

Published May 28, 2013
Told You So
The column is the most natural literary form for a citizen’s advocate, and Ralph Nader may be its most robust and forceful practitioner.

The Seventeen Solutions

Published October 02, 2012
The Seventeen Solutions
More than ever, America needs fresh ideas—and bold solutions. Now, Ralph Nader—perhaps our last great civic idealist—offers seventeen ideas to rescue our country from corruption, complacency, and corporate domination.

In The News

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.

The new left-right alliance in the US

June 15th

Opinion piece in AlJazeera.

GM Must Pay Big for What Was Clearly an Institutional Cover-Up

June 10th

Article in Time.

Book review: ‘Unstoppable’ by Ralph Nader, on building a left-right alliance

May 30th

Washington Post review of Unstoppable.