Independent presidential candidate Ralph Nader pledged support
for a new investigation into the events of 9/11 Monday, commenting
that the 9/11 Commission was "flawed, right from the get
Nader was questioned by members of We Are Change
Ohio at a campaign rally in Cincinnati, Ohio earlier this week.
Asked if he supported the 9/11 Truth Movement and
the efforts of activists and victims' families to expose the lies
surrounding the attacks, Nader responded;
"I was there when they were collecting signatures
in the audience and I supported it." Nader commented, referring
to We are Change's activities at the meeting.
"The 9/11 Commission, first of all, it took
the members of the great families to push the administration even
to have an inquiry, can you imagine an attack like that and the
government didn't even want to have an inquiry?" stated Nader.
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"And second, the ground rules for the 9/11
Commission were that they weren't going to name names, or hold
anybody responsible, that's a real investigation," he added
"So right from the get go it was flawed and
there needs to be another one, and the best place to have it is
New York City." Nader concluded.
Nader was also asked to comment on Blackwater and
the immunity of mercenaries in Iraq.
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Nader was a key figure in the original movement
to establish the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), a government
agency that has been fiercely criticized for its role in declaring
the air at ground zero safe to breathe, when in reality it contained
deadly toxins that have led to the chronic illnesses and slow
deaths of hundreds of first responders.
recently spoke with Alex Jones (Mp3) concerning the
lack of difference between the two main party candidates, the
violations of the Constitution by the current administration,
the futility of war in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the reasons he
is running for president for a fifth time.