Book Discussion on The Seventeen Traditions

Ralph Nader talked about his book The Seventeen Traditions, published by HarperCollins. He described his childhood in Connecticut and… read more

Ralph Nader talked about his book The Seventeen Traditions, published by HarperCollins. He described his childhood in Connecticut and the influence of his Lebanese immigrant parents. He discussed how his life choices have been shaped by the values he inherited from his family and community, including “the tradition of discipline,” "the tradition of independent thinking," and “the tradition of patriotism.” There was no question and answer session.

This event was held at the Bagdad Theater. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on The Seventeen Traditions

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196726-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Portland, Oregon, United States
First Aired:
Feb 17, 2007
Last Aired:
Mar 17, 2007

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  • Feb 17, 2007 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 20, 2007 | 7:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 11, 2007 | 11:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 17, 2007 | 3:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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