Posts Tagged: Free Trade
President Obama is reversing his earlier commitment to a new kind of trade relationship with the world by pushing three ill-conceived FTAs.
What might have been a high-profile trip heralding a new U.S. partnership with Latin America based on equity and mutual interests turned out to confirm the same old top-down approach to north-south relations.
A free-trade agreement that floods Colombia with cheap U.S.-produced grains could drive farmers to coca production.
U.S. economic policy toward Africa has done little to promote democracy, transparency, or sustainability.
The Obama administration is pushing a free trade agreement that will have dire consequences for Koreans.
The protests in Egypt will produce a democracy, not a theocracy.
Democrats and civil society groups won important concessions on the free trade agreement with Peru. But politicians in both countries have undermined those gains.
President Obama's rightward drift continues.
The President's double talk on offshoring and India's nuclear liability law will hurt U.S.-India relations
Candidate Obama wanted to stop U.S. companies from sending jobs overseas. President Obama appears, however, to have drunk the free-trade Kool-Aid.