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Tuesday, October 17, 2000

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  • Nader Rocks the Garden

    "Welcome to the politics of joy and justice!" With that pronouncement, Ralph Nader greeted the sellout crowd of more than 15,000 people who had come to Madison Square Garden for the "Nader Rocks the Garden" rally last Friday October 13th. For more than an hour, Nader spoke plainly about the issues the major-party candidates so far haven’t touched: workers’ rights, environmental destruction, political corruption, and the oligarchic free trade institutions of the WTO and NAFTA.

  • Michael Moore Rocks the Garden

    We continue now with the rally that rocked the garden last Friday night, Ralph Nader drawing crowds that have not been drawn in any presidential campaign of this election season. The Nader/LaDuke super-rallies have blitzed through Seattle, Portland, Minneapolis and Boston. Last Friday night the Nader/LaDuke Super rally came to New York. Future super rallies will take place in Oakland and St Louis, among other places. At Friday night’s New York City rally, one of those who spoke was award winning filmmaker and writer Michael Moore.

  • Nader’s Speech at Madison Square Garden

    More than 15,000 people packed the Ralph Nader Rocks The Garden rally last Friday night at New York City’s Madison Square Garden. It was the largest presidential rally of this election season, and remarkably enough everyone present was paying $20 a ticket. We go now to the man of the evening, Ralph Nader!