Ralph Nader


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in Winsted, Connecticut, The United States
February 27, 1934

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American attorney, author, lecturer, political activist, and candidate for President of the United States in five elections, including the last election 0f 2008, with his role in the 2000 election in particular being subject to much debate.

Areas of particular concern to Nader include consumer rights, humanitarianism, environmentalism, and democratic government. Nader is the first Arab American presidential candidate in the U.S.

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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 moral authority to change some of their parents’ habits or opinions. She gave use of seat belts and smoking cigarettes as examples.


Indeed, most of us know instances when sons and daughters have looked into the eyes of their fathers and mothers and urged them to wear their seatbelt...

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“The use of solar energy has not been opened up because the oil industry does not own the sun.”
Ralph Nader

“A society that has more justice is a society that needs less charity.”
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“Ours is a system of corporate socialism, where companies capitalize their profits and socialize their losses…in effect, they tax you for their accidents, bungling, boondoggles, and mismanagement, just like a government. We should be able to deselect them. ”
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