Digging Deeper: Folio Forum 3/27/2018

March 18, 2018

If you're planning on attending the upcoming Folio Forum on March 27th, here's some background reading - an article on Michael Pertschuk's new book. Focusing on the role of Ralph Nader in mobilizing consumer resistance to corporate lobbying, it makes the point that the Warren Magnuson committee was the core or resistance to corporate power in the U.S. Senate. The key figure in this, beside Pertschuk, was Seattle attorney Jerry Grinstein, still very much an influential civic figure in Washington state.



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