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Ralph Nader and the 'N Word'

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Ralph Nader and the 'N Word'

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Ralph Nader and the 'N Word'

Ralph Nader and the 'N Word'

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Consumer activist and former presidential candidate Ralph Nader talks with Ed Gordon about why he recently used the "N word" to describe himself. Some African Americans complained that Nader's use of the word was inappropriate — but he says he tried to make a larger point.