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Tuesday, August 20, 1996 FULL SHOW | HEADLINES | NEXT: Continued excerpts from Ralph Nader’s acceptance...
1996-08-20

Excerpts from Ralph Nader’s two hour acceptance speech

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Nader accepts the presidential nomination and goes on to discuss a number of themes relevant to his candidacy. These  
include the need for a new majoritarian party in the face of Democrat and Republican similarity; the need for balancing duties as public and private citizens; and the need to return the notion of justice to the center of politics.

Keywords: Ralph Nader, Green Party, 1996 Presidential election

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