To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Ralph Nader

Ralph Nader is an American political activist, as well as an author, lecturer, and attorney. Areas of particular concern to Nader include consumer protection, humanitarianism, environmentalism, and democratic government

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Bully Donald’s Firings: Why Do They Slink Away And Stay Silent?

BY RALPH NADER Snarling Donald Trump, after being selected as president by the Electoral College, brought one undeniable quality to the office – a lifetime...

Don’t Be Flattered, Fooled And Flummoxed In Tomorrow’s Election

BY RALPH NADER Let’s face it. Most politicians use the mass media to obfuscate. Voters who don’t do their homework, who don’t study records of...

Questions, Questions … Where Are The Answers?

BY RALPH NADER In an oft-reported exchange between Gertrude Stein, an American widely known for her wisdom and glittering 1920s Parisian literary salon, and one...

Calling For 10 Million More Votes, A Few Billionaires And A Just Congress

BY RALPH NADER About 80 days separate the people from the Nov. 6 congressional elections. Judging by the past midterm turnout, at least 125 million...

Going Fundamental Eludes Congressional Progressives

BY RALPH NADER I’ve recently received fundraising letters from Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Sen. Chuck Schumer on behalf of their Democratic Party’s campaign committees. Mostly,...

Wake Up To Trump, Distraction And War With Iran

BY RALPH NADER In mid-May, super-war hawks Donald J. Trump , John Bolton, Trump’s new unconfirmed national security advisor, and new Secretary of State Mike...

An Open Letter To President Trump

Dear President Trump, Let us all wish and work for a peaceful and just New Year. The American people are spending a significant amount of time...

For Year End Charitable Giving – Some Favorites

BY RALPH NADER Here are some of my favorite, frugal, effective non-profit citizen action organizations that you may wish to favor with your tax-deductible generosity. ...

Can Politicians Heed The Lessons Of Hurricane Harvey?

BY RALPH NADER Hovering Hurricane Harvey, loaded and reloading with trillions of gallons of water raining down on the greater Houston region – ironically the...