Posts Tagged: trans-pacific partnership
The tide may be turning against the Obama administration's enormous, corporate-friendly investment pact. Is it too politically toxic for an election year?
The TPP doesn't just put jobs at risk. It rewrites the rules of business for big corporations — just ask Pope Francis.
Activists in Chile have made their government draw red lines on the corporate-friendly investment deal. North Americans could take a lesson.
If they wanted to, members of Congress could share the secret TPP text with the American people. Here's how.
Japan wants a "normal" foreign policy. Its neighbors want apologies for wartime atrocities — and an assurance that Japanese militarism is a thing of the past.
The administration's push to ram massive new trade and investment deals through Congress is an unambiguous concession to corporate power.
How fighting back against one arcane, Nixon-era trade negotiating procedure could put a stop to a global corporate coup.
The proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership is bad news for workers and worse news for women.
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?