Posts Tagged: trans-pacific partnership
Warnings about the human and environmental costs of “free trade” went unheeded. Now the most vulnerable Central Americans are paying the price.
Can China and the United States pivot without crashing into each other?
2015 could yet see some significant developments—at least on issues where the White House and GOP are aligned.
With climate change upon us, it's time to bury the hatchet in one of the world's most volatile regions.
Taiwan's student-led Sunflower Movement has stalled a controversial trade agreement with China. What does it mean for the TPP?
Free trade agreements like the Trans-Pacific Partnership undermine democracy and sovereignty.
If Obama thought his short pass through Pacific would boost the much-vaunted U.S. “pivot” to Asia, he soon discovered that the world is not cooperating with his best-laid plans.
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.
The lumbering aircraft carrier known as the United States should be executing a pivot that lives up to its name: a shift from the martial to the pacific.
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.