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Warner Slack—Doctor for the People Forever

By Ralph Nader July 18, 2018 Warner Slack was a humble, multi-faceted great American physician at Harvard Medical School’s affiliated…

Universal Voting Dissolves the Obstacles Facing Voters

By Ralph Nader July 11, 2018 When will the authoritarians and their political henchmen stop harassing American voters and let…

Letter to Senator Grassley, July 6, 2018

Chairman Charles Grassley Senate Judiciary Committee U.S. Senate SH-135 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Dear Chairman Grassley: It’s…

Letter to Trump, July 6, 2018

President Donald Trump The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC 20500 Dear President Trump: It has become overwhelmingly…

Recommendations for Engrossing Summer Reading and Viewing

Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life by Nassim Taleb (Random House, 2018). Taleb writes: “The necessity of…

Mugger Mick Mulvaney—Trump’s Sadist-in-Chief

By Ralph Nader June 27, 2018 Mr. Mulvaney’s title seems uninterestingly bureaucratic—director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).…

The Unsurpassed Power trip by an Insuperable Control Freak

An open letter to Jeff Bezos: June 21, 2018 Jeff Bezos, CEO Amazon.com, Inc. 410 Terry Ave N Seattle, WA…

The Constitution and the Lawmen are Coming for Trump—He Laughs!

By Ralph Nader June 14, 2018 The law has never caught up with Trump. In his bullying and bankrupting business…

Slogan Voters: The Road to Political Masochism

by Ralph Nader June 6, 2018 Nearly a year and a half into his presidency, Donald Trump continues to hold…

Professional Societies: Corporate Service, or Public Services for You!

by Ralph Nader May 30, 2018 They call themselves non-profit professional societies, but they often act as enabling trade associations…