Trade Policy

TPP Trade Deal Will Allow Imports Of Poisoned Seafood

TPP Trade Deal Will Allow Imports Of Poisoned Seafood

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Evidence of threats to public health continue to rise around the controversial, 12 nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal. The latest puts seafood safety at the top of the list by trading away food inspection and safety regulations for higher corporate profits. A new Food and Water Watch […]

Barack Obama Infuriates Democrats AND Republicans With Last-Ditch TPP Effort (VIDEO)

Barack Obama Infuriates Democrats AND Republicans With Last-Ditch TPP Effort (VIDEO)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Obama’s still pushing for TPP. Embed from Getty Images Barack Obama’s determined to pass TPP come Hell or high water. But neither Democrats nor Republicans are having it. What do Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) have in common? Both stand staunchly against TPP, a proposed […]

TPP May Be Dead Thanks To Democratic Activists – VIDEO

TPP May Be Dead Thanks To Democratic Activists – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Taking a page from the Tea Party playbook, Democratic activists vowed to primary candidates who back legislation on trade deals. At issue are the trade deals President Obama is trying to fast track through Congress: The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), The Transatlantic Investment Partnership (T-TIP) and the Trade In […]

Wisconsin Farmer Speaks Out Against The Trans Pacific Partnership (Video)

Wisconsin Farmer Speaks Out Against The Trans Pacific Partnership (Video)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit   Since NAFTA was fast tracked in 1993, 170,000 American family farms have gone under. However, huge corporate interests like Monsanto have benefited big time. Now there is a push to fast track the Trans Pacific Partnership. As Wisconsin farmer Jim Hare points out in this video, “Global free […]