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What and Who Gave Us Trump?

By Ralph Nader May 22, 2019 Donald J. Trump’s presidential ambition has simmered for decades. He was and is a…

Trump: Importing Dangerous Medicines and Food and Keeping Consumers in the Dark

By Ralph Nader May 15, 2019 Conservatives favor consumer choice. Consumer information is vital to make that choice meaningful. Corporatists,…

The Contented Classes – When Will They Rebel?

By Ralph Nader May 9, 2019 For all the rhetoric and all the charities regarding America’s children, the U.S. stands…

An Open Letter to the Environmental Community

May 3, 2019 To the Environmental Community: In 2003, political strategist Frank Luntz wrote a confidential Republican Party memo on…

Trump vs. Congress and Our Constitution

By Ralph Nader May 2, 2019 Donald Trump is the most impeachable president in American history. Many Democrats, however, are…

Letter to Boeing’s Board of Directors

April 26, 2019 Mr. Robert Bradway, Mr. David Calhoun, Mr. Arthur Collins Jr., Mr. Kenneth Duberstein, Admiral Edmund Giambastiani Jr.,…

Boeing Mismanagers Forfeit Your Pay and Resign: An Open Letter to Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg

April 26, 2019 Dennis A. Muilenburg Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer The Boeing Company 100 North Riverside Chicago, IL…

Letter to Dennis A. Muilenburg, CEO of Boeing

By Ralph Nader April 25, 2019 Dennis A. Muilenburg Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer The Boeing Company 100 North…

Children’s Moral Power Can Challenge Corporate Power on Climate Crisis

By Ralph Nader April 16, 2019 The famous anthropologist, Margaret Mead, once said to me that children have a distinct…

Bully Donald’s Firings: Why do They Slink Away & Stay Silent?

By Ralph Nader April 11, 2019 Snarling Donald Trump, after being selected as President by the Electoral College, brought one…