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Rage for Justice Awards

Rage For JusticeConsumer Watchdog hosts the Rage for Justice Awards to honor the heroes and heroines of the public interest movement. The awards are named after Congressman Phillip Burton, one of the most productive and driven progressive legislators in American history. His story is told in John Jacobs’ acclaimed book, A Rage for Justice.

The 2017 Rage for Justice Awards honorees included Bernie & Jane Sanders, Christine Spagnoli, and Jackson Browne.


View photos & video from 2017's event here


2017 Rage for Justice Honorees


Watch our honorees' speeches below



Phillip Burton Public Service Award


Lifetime Legal Achievement Award


People Speak Media Award


Consumer Advocate Hall of Fame


Citizen Activist Award


Public Servant Award