The Politics of the Rich & Poor
Frances Fox PivenThe political system is largely the captive of special interests and lobbyists who dole out bushels of money. In the old days it used to be called influence peddling. Today it is simply politics as usual. In the din of ringing cash registers the voices of ordinary people cannot be heard. Voters don’t vote and […]
Ecology & the Human Spirit
Helen CaldicottOn the eve of the 21st century, the planet faces a multiplicity of ecological crises, from global warming to deforestation to ozone depletion. The environment that sustains us all is threatened. What can be done, individually and collectively, to restore the well-being of the earth?
Ralph NaderThis exclusive interview with Ralph Nader covers a wide range of issues that offer insight into the thinking of the man Life magazine has ranked among this century’s 100 most influential Americans. Nader talks about the current political scene, the environment, media and his childhood hero, Lou Gehrig. The Citizen Nader interview is an excellent […]