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The seventeen solutions : bold ideas for our American future

Author: Ralph Nader
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Surveying the state of American society and the economy, offers solutions for saving the country, including cracking down on corporate crime, rebooting civic education, and innovating new programs to create job growth.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph Nader
ISBN: 9780062083531 0062083538
OCLC Number: 797975057
Description: xvii, 357 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Fundamental tax reform --
Make our communities more self-reliant --
Give science and technology back to the people --
Protect the family unit --
Get corporations off welfare --
Crack down on corporate crime --
Create national charters for large corporations --
Restore our civil liberties --
Use government procurement to spur innovation --
Reinvest in public works --
Reduce our bloated military budget --
Reengage with civic life --
Invent new tools for reform --
Organize congressional watchdog groups --
Get Congress to have skin in the game --
Enlist the enlightened super-rich --
Get back on the field- literally --
"Commencement."
Other Titles: 17 solutions
Responsibility: Ralph Nader.

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Consumer advocate, activist, humanitarian, and former presidential candidate Ralph Nader is arguably the most provocative and important progressive voice in America today-a fearless reformer whom The  Read more...

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