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Nader, Ralph (b. 1934)

American consumer advocate and political activist

Ralph Nader, the father of the modern consumer rights movement in the United States, was born in 1934 in Winsted, Connecticut, to public-spirited immigrant parents from Lebanon who distrusted powerful people and big business. A bookish ...

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