TITLE

What Does Ralph Nader Really Want?

AUTHOR(S)
Reynolds, Alan
PUB. DATE
February 1975
SOURCE
National Review;2/28/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p219
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the ideas of politician Ralph Nader regarding the structure of industrial and political organizations in the United States. The main change that Nader has in mind is using government power to break up and regulate corporate power. However, his image of corporations as "quasigovernments" is said not to be particularly helpful. It is only the government that has the power to force people to buy its services and to prohibit people from working in licensed trades
ACCESSION #
6055426

 

Related Articles

  • MR NADER GOES TO WASHINGTOM. Goldsmith, Zac // Ecologist;Feb2001, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p26 

    Features environmental activist and politician Ralph Nader. Career in politics; Issues on the involvement of Nader in the election loss of Al Gore; Description of Nader's personal qualities.

  • In the Beltway. Carter, Terry // ABA Journal;Apr2001, Vol. 87 Issue 4, p20 

    Features United States politician Ralph Nader. Comments on Nader's presidential candidacy in 2000; Views on the association of Nader with trial lawyers.

  • Nader: a modern version of Don Quixote. Kremer, Jerry // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);2/27/2004, Vol. 51 Issue 9, p11A 

    Comments on the political plans of consumer activist Ralph Nader in the U.S. Disdain of the Democratic political activists toward Nader; Background of Nader; Assessment of the rationale for an independent candidate in 2004.

  • Conversations.  // Corporate Board;Jan/Feb95, Vol. 16 Issue 90, p32 

    Interviews consumerist and regulation proponent Ralph Nader regarding shareholder activism and corporate governance in the United States. Observed changes in corporate governance; Accountability of the chief executive officer (CEO) turnover; Venue for shareholder activism.

  • Ralph Nader and the Will to Marginality. Gitlin, Todd // Dissent (00123846);Spring2004, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p5 

    Comments on the decision of Ralph Nader to announce his candidacy as an independent candidate in the U.S. Argument of Nader regarding third parties and their indispensability in American history and politics; Consultation of many environmentalists and consumer advocates by Nader; Ratification of...

  • Here We Go Again. Rauber, Paul // Sierra;Nov/Dec2003, Vol. 88 Issue 6, p14 

    Focuses on the candidacy of Ralph Nader of the U.S. Green Party. Views of democrats on the candidacy of Nader; Remarks of Green activist Howie Hawkins.

  • Spot the Spoiler. Kuttner, Robert // American Prospect;11/4/2002, Vol. 13 Issue 20, p2 

    Comments on the failure of U.S. Democratic Party to lead on foreign and domestic issues, as of November 2002. Domestic problems in the U.S.; Information on how Democrats succeed in putting the interests of ordinary people over those of corporations; Frustrations of Ralph Nader.

  • Becker v. FEC: Undermining the "Marketplace of Ideas.". McKinnon, Jennifer A. // New England Law Review;Summer2003, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p1081 

    Discusses the case Becker versus Federal Election Commission in the U.S., brought by Green Party presidential candidate Ralph Nader, which challenged corporate sponsorship of presidential debates. Relevant statutes, regulations and judicial interpretations; Justifications for the inclusion of...

  • Ralph and Pat: A Voter's Guide. Kinsley, Michael // Time International (South Pacific Edition);9/25/2000, Issue 38, p100 

    Discusses the political differences of United States presidential candidates Ralph Nader and Pat Buchanan. Quality of leadership in the candidates; Comments on the personal characters of the candidates; Outlook for the 2000 presidential election.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics