Posts Tagged: fast track authority
The administration's push to ram massive new trade and investment deals through Congress is an unambiguous concession to corporate power.
Before Obama's State of the Union address falls out of the news cycle, here are the foreign policy tidbits you need to remember.
How fighting back against one arcane, Nixon-era trade negotiating procedure could put a stop to a global corporate coup.
Warnings about the human and environmental costs of “free trade” went unheeded. Now the most vulnerable Central Americans are paying the price.
Free trade agreements like the Trans-Pacific Partnership undermine democracy and sovereignty.
With the U.S. Congress deadlocked over trade, Chile's progressive new government may be able to win new protections and increase transparency in the TPP talks.
Thomas Friedman once said the hidden hand of the market needs the hidden fist of the military. The TPP and the Obama administration's Pacific Pivot pack both.