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Books by and about 2012 presidential nominees
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
A Life of Trial and Redemption
about V.P. Joe Biden (2010)
No Apology
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2010)
Young Guns
by Rep. Paul Ryan et al (2010)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Promises to Keep
by Vice Pres. Joe Biden (2007)
The Audacity of Hope
by Pres. Barack Obama (2006)
Turnaround
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2004)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)

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"In the Public Interest", columns by Ralph Nader


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Click here for 40 full quotes from Ralph Nader in the book In the Public Interest.
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Budget & Economy
    Fed worries wrongly about wage inflation over profits.
    Jobs lost may not be replaced by new ones.
Civil Rights
    Women are still second-class citizens in school athletics.
    African Americans progress is too slow-we can do better.
    African Americans progress is too slow-we can do better.
Corporations
    States & the public should oppose corporate tax breaks.
    Legislative “tort deform” for consumers, not corporations.
    No eminent domain gifts to private enterprises.
    Citizens’ agenda for cracking down on corporate crime.
Crime
    Decreasing unemployment reduces crime; not enforcement.
Drugs
    Women targeted by tobacco and alcohol companies.
Education
    Kick Channel One & commercialism out of class.
Energy & Oil
    Congress should revive energy policies before crisis.
    Renewable energy is solution for global warming.
    US lags behind Europe & Japan in renewable energy.
Families & Children
    Corporate TV marketers are raising our kids.
Free Trade
    A growing movement: international labor rights.
    “Battle of Seattle” convinced president to reconsider WTO.
    Global trade concentrates power & homogenizes the globe.
    WTO’s “trade uber alles” hurts environment, health, & safety.
    High-tech jobs lost to foreign countries.
    Free trade isn’t win-win: we’re exporting jobs.
Government Reform
    Presidential Debates designed to exclude third parties.
    Presidential Debates designed to exclude third parties.
    $13M for “educational” party conventions wastes tax dollars.
    Civic engagement fights corporate-government fascism.
Health Care
    Make medicines affordable in Third World.
Homeland Security
    Weapons corporations indirectly control tax dollars.
Jobs
    Student pressure can help oppressed textile workers abroad.
Tax Reform
    Tax breaks to big business unfairly hurt small business.
    Tax breaks for big business hurt families.
    Stop tax cuts and start dealing with real problems.
Technology
    FCC is hapless agent in media regulation.
    The media needs more diversity and competition.
War & Peace
    Americans don’t believe in Bush on Iraq.
    US oil companies & Bush Admin eye Iraqi oil.
    US deserves to know the influence of the oil industry.
Welfare & Poverty
    Severe shortage in affordable housing.
    14M families spend half of their income on housing.
    1.35 million children are homeless.


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