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Ralph Nader on the Democrats’ Corporate Ties, the Silencing of Third Parties, and Why Bide

Corporatists... oh come one lets just say it fascists
Ralph Nader on the Democrats' Corporate Ties, the Silencing of Third Parties, and Why Biden is the "MasterCard Senator"
While Sen. Barack Obama made a surprise appearance at the Democratic National Convention in Denver last night, he was not the only presidential contender in town. Independent candidate Ralph Nader held a rally Wednesday at the University of Denver calling for an end to the corporate control over the Presidential debates. When Obama selected Joe Biden to be his running mate, Nader dubbed Biden the MasterCard Senator because of his close ties to the credit card industry.

While Senator Barack Obama made a surprise appearance at the Democratic National Convention in Denver last night, he was not the only presidential contender in town.

Independent candidate Ralph Nader held a rally Wednesday at the University of Denver calling for an end to the corporate control over the Presidential debates.

The longtime consumer advocate is making his fifth run for the White House. Nader has been a vocal critic of the policies of both John McCain and Barack Obama.

When Obama selected Joe Biden to be his running mate, Nader dubbed Biden the MasterCard Senator because of his close ties to the credit card industry. Biden was a key architect of the 2005 bankruptcy law which made it harder for consumers to file for bankruptcy protection. Nader has also criticized Biden for helping to create the modern drug war by pushing the 1986 Anti-Drug Abuse Act.

Ralph Nader joins me here in Denver at the Free Speech TV studio.

Ralph Nader, Independent presidential candidate.


 http://www.democracynow.org/2008/8/28/ralph_nader_on_the_democrats_corporate