August 23, 2014

Photocensorship, Medicare Fraud, Robot Insects

Ralph, David, and Steve talk about censorship of photographs from our factory farms to our battlefields, who is really ripping off Medicare, and what we can learn from spiders. 
August 9, 2014

How The Dems Can Win, Ebola, Gaza Redux

This week, Ralph wonders if the Democrats really want to win this November, discusses the ebola epidemic and the “politics of neglect,” and he and David once again go at it over the crisis in Gaza. 
June 7, 2014

Sean Hannity, School Lunch, Clean Power

In a wide ranging discussion, Ralph talks about the time Sean Hannity cut off his mic, tells Michelle Obama to hang tough on nutrition standards, and tells us how we can make good things happen with just a little time and effort.   
May 25, 2014

Worst Pills|Best Pills, Taking on the FDA, A Culture In Decay

Live from Washington DC, Ralph Nader introduces us to Dr. Sidney Wolfe, his compatriot in taking on the pharmaceutical industry. Dr. Wolfe is the co-founder and director of Public Citizen’s Health Research Group, a consumer and health advocacy lobbying organization. Among his numerous books, Dr. Wolfe is the author of Worst Pills, Best Pills: A Consumer’s Guide to Avoiding Drug-Induced Death or Illness. Please visit worstpills.org  for more information. Chapters: 00: Ralph Meets Sid 10:00 Worst Pills/Best Pills 19:00 Drug Advertising 25:30 Darvon 28:30 Dangerous Diabetes Drugs 41:00 The Problem with Pain Relievers 47:00 The Real Meaning of Heroin 48:35 Street […]
March 19, 2014

General Motors, Obamacare, Missile Defense & Lou Gehrig

In this inaugural episode of the Ralph Nader Radio Hour, Ralph talks about his old nemesis, General Motors, once again getting called on the carpet. How conservatives and liberals should come together to raise the minimum wage. Whether young people should sign up for Obamacare. The situation in Ukraine. Missile defense. And whether the Yankees’ Derek Jeter is a worthy successor to his boyhood hero, Lou Gehrig. Links: www.nader.org www.singlepayeraction.org www.ronunz.org www.leagueoffans.org Chapters: 00: General Motors Scandal 15:00 Youth and the Limitations of Obamacare 30:00 Conservatives, Liberals, and the Minimum Wage; The Multiplier Effect; The War On Oil; Missile Defense […]