Ralph Nader

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Ralph Nader

An American lawyer and major consumer advocate. He rose to prominence in the 1960s exposing unsafe American automobiles, leading to numerous lawsuits against General Motors. In the 1970s, he became an environmentalist and ecologist. He also ran unsuccessfully for president of the United States several times. He was born in 1934.
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Would AIPAC agree and therefore stand with Ralph Nadar in ethical, moral good will and in recognition of constitutional law by "not tolerat[ing] presidents who violate our [American] Constitution and start wars without Congressional deliberation and a declaration of war (article 1, Section 8 Clause 11)." If not, why not?
Johnson's name grants him access to the top percent in all fields, from corporate giants like Steve Forbes and Kinko's founder Paul Orfalea to labor and consumer advocates like Ralph Nadar and Robert Reich, all of whom furnish trenchant if familiar comments on the justice or inequity of enormous personal wealth.
Consumer advocate, Ralph Nadar, as well as the American Association of School Administrators, the National P.T.A.