Special Features - archives

OPEN LETTER TO BOEING – Passengers First, Ground the 737 MAX 8 Now!

By Ralph NaderMarch 12, 2019 I called Boeing’s office in Washington, D.C. about the new Boeing 737 MAX 8 crashes…

Who will Displace the Omniciders?

By Ralph NaderMarch 8, 2019 Citizens challenging the towering threat of climate crisis should never underestimate the consequences of our…

Unleashed Graphic Designers – Art over Function

By Ralph Nader February 27, 2019 Many readers object to illegible print in contemporary print newspapers and magazines. In today’s…

What are Torts? They’re Everywhere!

By Ralph Nader February 20, 2019 What exposed the Tobacco industry’s carcinogenic cover-up? The lethal asbestos industry cover-up? The General…

The Realized Temptations of NPR and PBS

By Ralph Nader February 13, 2019 Correction (2/14/2019): The Albany radio station WAMC was incorrectly identified as WMAL. Recently an elderly…

Rand Paul’s Call—Reality vs. Rigidity

By Ralph Nader February 7, 2019 Two contemporary stories about Senator Rand Paul (R- KY) illustrate the disconnect between one’s…

Demand Critical Congressional Hearings – Long Overdue, Avoided or Blocked

By Ralph Nader January 30, 2019 Earlier this month I wrote a column listing twelve major redirections or reforms that…

John C. Bogle: Renaissance Money Manager for the People and More

By Ralph Nader January 24, 2019 The accolades were uniformly respectful for the honest, innovative, and unyielding defender of shareholder/investor…

Bar Barr or Regret this Dictatorial Attorney General

By Ralph Nader January 17, 2019 Many Senate Democrats are throwing in the towel on the nomination of William Barr…

Southwest Airlines Herb Kelleher – One of a Kind!

By Ralph Nader January 9, 2019 When Herb Kelleher, the joyous, fun-loving Founder and retired CEO of Southwest Airlines soared…