1,403Jul 8, 2011
Securities Transaction Tax
Participants debated for and against the implementation of a financial transaction tax on trades of stocks, bonds, derivatives and other investments. They focused on the need to improve ...
1,610Jun 27, 2011
Debate on Mandatory Voting
Ralph Nader hosted a debate between Norm Ornstein and Fred Smith on mandatory voting. Mr. Ornstein criticized the influence of vocal minorities in politics as expressed through the ...
360May 26, 2011
Summer Reading with Ralph Nader
Ralph Nader answered the question “What are you reading this summer?”
The date and location of this interview are not known.
2,569May 4, 2011
Book Discussion on Only the Super-Rich Can Save Us!
In his novel Ralph Nader imagines placing seventeen billionaires in one room to solve the country’s problems, from the redevelopment of New Orleans to a reassessment of corporate citizenry and ...
686Jan 6, 2011
Airport Security Procedures, Body Scanners
Panelists spoke about the use of body scanners at security checkpoints in airports. In his remarks, Ralph Nader called for more government oversight of the Transportation Security ...
5,724Jan 6, 2011
Bruce Schneier on Airport Security
Security Expert Bruce Schneier spoke about airport security as the last line of defense against terrorists. He was the keynote speaker at the day-long conference examining the Transportation ...
96,445Dec 16, 2010
Wikileaks,the Espionage Act, and the Constitution
Constitutional law and national security scholars testified on the constitutionality of prosecuting Wikileaks founder Julian Assange under the 1917 Espionage Act. Among the topics addressed ...
133Jun 10, 2007
Ralph Nader was interviewed by Amy Goodman about controlling corporations for the public good. The multinational corporation has grown in power from being a tool to becoming the dominant ...
114Feb 13, 2007
Book Discussion on The Seventeen Traditions
Ralph Nader talked about his book The Seventeen Traditions, published by HarperCollins. He described his childhood in Connecticut and the influence of his Lebanese immigrant ...
17Feb 23, 2004
Mr. Nader formally announced his candidacy for president as an independent. In his remarks he focused on corporate influence in Washington, the need for diverse voices in the presidential ...
16Jan 5, 2004
Mr. Nader talked about the 2004 Presidential race, including whether or not he would run as an independent and what factors might influence his decision. He also responded to viewer ...
30May 11, 2003
Book Discussion on Crashing the Party
Mr. Nader talked about his book, Crashing the Party: How to Tell the Truth and Still Run for President, published by St. Martin’s Press. He also talked about corporate ...
48Feb 4, 2003
Opposition to War in Iraq
Participants spoke to reporters about their opposition to potential military action in Iraq. They criticized the Bush administration’s approach toward Iraq and said that the push for ...
111Sep 28, 2002
Rally Against IMF and World Bank
Speakers protested against the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, accusing the organizations of supporting deforestation, water privatization, and war. Representatives from ...
42Jul 21, 2002
Mr. Nader discussed the news of the day, the future of the Green Party, and an article he wrote about corporate socialism. He responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic ...
22Jul 19, 2002
Green Party Future
Mr. Nader discussed the future of the Green Party, corporate accountability and the importance of civic groups becoming involved in government.
27Jul 5, 2002
Addressing Corporate Crime
Consumer advocates spoke about holding corporate executives accountable for their actions when involved in mismanagement and fraud. Among the issues they addressed were several recent cases of ...
329Feb 21, 2002
Power in the New Millennium Debate
Mr. Nader and former House speaker Gingrich debated the topic, “Who Rules America? Power in the New Millennium.” Among the issues they addressed were corporate power and ...
101Jan 21, 2002
Participants talked to reporters about the Enron and Arthur Andersen scandal and proposed a reform agenda that included proposals for the accounting industry, pension plans, landing and investment ...
11Jan 7, 2002
The U.S. Economy
In a luncheon address, Mr. Galbraith spoke about the origins of the current recession, the impacts of terrorist attacks on the U.S. economy, and the role of the Federal Reserve in managing the ...
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