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 (nā′dər), Ralph Born 1934.
American lawyer and pioneer in the field of consumer protectionism. He ran for president as the Green Party candidate in 1996 and 2000 and as an independent in 2004.


(Biography) Ralph. born 1934, US lawyer and campaigner for consumer rights and the environment: a candidate for US president in 1996, 2000, 2004, and 2008


(ˈneɪ dər)

Ralph, born 1934, U.S. consumer advocate.
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WASHINGTON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In his new book: Unstoppable: The Emerging Left-Right Alliance to Dismantle the Corporate State, Ralph Nader explores the emerging political alignment of the Left and the Right against converging corporate-government autocracy and crony capitalism.
Ralph Nader, a long-time consumer activist, is asking Italy-based Fiat SpA (NYSE: FIA) (ISE: IT0001976403) to recall three million Jeep Grand Cherokee.
While "bipartisan" is often treated as an inherent good by Washington politicians and the corporate media, Amato (the national presidential campaign manager and in-house counsel for Ralph Nader in the 2000 and 2004 elections) notes that, to third parties and independents, it "is a term akin to all white if you are black and trying to buy housing in a neighborhood or facing a juryaor all male if you are a female trying to get a job, into a club, or on a sports team.
The Green Party's presidential candidate in 2008 was former Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney, not Ralph Nader.
In 2008 Ralph Nader ran an independent 45 state Presidential campaign and earned 695,817 votes (and counting) on 45 state ballots and the District of Columbia.
Summary: US Presidential candidate Ralph Nader said in comments published Tuesday both the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates, John McCain and Barack Obama, "will usher harmful and dangerous policies on Lebanon similar to those made under current US President George W.
RALPH NADER announced plans to run again for the US presidency yesterday.
flit were not for the Green Party candidate Ralph Nader in 2000, A1 Gore would have been president.
This time the spotlight is on Ralph Nader, that most divisive of spoilers who's often blamed for throwing the presidential election to George W.
Another awkward fact was that Cogswell had vocally supported Ralph Nader in the 2000 presidential campaign, and had been as disdainful of mainstream Democrats as Nader himself was.
When President Reagan got rid of those controls after two weeks in office (the price of oil then being $40 a barrel), Ralph Nader called it "the greatest crime in history," and predicted prices would rise to $600 a barrel.
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