Ralph Nader

"Your best teacher is your last mistake."

Recent Posts

Letter to Jeff Bezos

July 6th

Dear Mr. Bezos, I just learned that Mr. Paul E. Misener, VP of Global Public Policy for Amazon is testifying on Tuesday July 7, 2015 before the Senate Subcommittee on Surface Transportation …

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Enough! Stop More Giant Truck-Trailers on Your Highways

July 2nd

Are you one of the millions of people in the United States who drives a car every day? How do you react to the trucking industry, whose lobbyists with ample campaign cash swarm over Congress…

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Ralph Nader Radio

Patrick Burns, Doug Hughes

July 4th

Patrick Burns of Taxpayers Against Fraud talks to Ralph about too big to fail corporations and who really is ripping off the government; and Doug Hughes, the postal worker who flew a gyrocop…

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

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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The Other One Percent

May 22nd

History shows that it only takes a dedicated few to gain the momentum from many more to enact change. The major drives to give women the right to vote, workers the right to form unions and s…

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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.

The new left-right alliance in the US

June 15th

Opinion piece in AlJazeera.