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RNRH: The Existential Threat of Big Tech

The threat that big tech corporations pose is discussed on the recent edition of the Ralph Nader Radio Hour. If the power of these big corporations is left unchecked and is insufficiently opposed, it may lead to a truly dystopian form of society. 8 more words

Corruption

Phil Donahue and Professor Amar visit Winsted, Connecticut: A Photo-Essay By Sheila Ivain

On September 17th, 2017, the American Museum of Tort Law celebrated Constitution Day with Emmy Award Winning television icon Phil Donahue interviewing Yale Professor Akil Reed Amar. 545 more words

Connecticut

My Favorite Advertisements?

This is a peculiar post, because I am weary of ads. Ads are all you now see on TV, online, by the road, and in printed material. 3,085 more words

Miscellania

Destructive Stock Buybacks—That You Pay For by Ralph Nader

Dandelion Salad

by Ralph Nader
The Nader Page
September 13, 2017

The monster of economic waste—over $7 trillion of dictated stock buybacks since 2003 by the self-enriching CEOs of large corporations—started with a little noticed change in 1982 by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) under President Ronald Reagan. 1,072 more words

Politics

Imagining Dubya Writing Barack

I came across the following when browsing Ralph Nader’s book, Return to Sender: Unanswered Letters to the President, 2001-2015.  Ralph is not holding his breath that Obama’s successor will be any different. 765 more words

Activists

Episode 31: Ralph Nader (Part 1)

https://nutmegchatter.files.wordpress.com/2017/09/episode-1-nader-1-mp3.mp3

On September 7th,. 2017 I visited the American Museum of Tort Law which is located 654 Main Street in Winsted, Connecticut. The museum is a singularly impressive and engaging treasure not just of northwest Connecticut but a treasure of our country for it is the only museum of its kind in the world. 224 more words

J. Timothy Quirk

BERNIE SANDERS IS NOT TO BLAME FOR HILLARY LOSING THE ELECTION

Headline this week “Hillary blames Bernie for her losing the presidency”. Unbelievable. Bernie Sanders bent over backward during the primary to not join in on degrading Hillary Clinton. 2,528 more words

Politics