Posts Tagged: Free Trade
Far from simply removing tariffs, the proposed “free trade” agreement between the United States and the European Union undermines representative democracy.
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.
Twenty years since its passage, NAFTA has displaced workers on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border, depressed wages, weakened unions, and set the terms of the neoliberal global economy.
South Korea may be better known for its high-tech exports, but its small farmers are leading the way when it comes to food sovereignty and community agriculture.
Washington should recognize that Latin America is experimenting with new political and economic models to reduce the region's traditional poverty and inequality.
Part 1 of an interview with "Drug War Mexico" co-author Peter Watt.
The United States is leading the way to another corporate-friendly free-trade agreement, and it's bringing its NAFTA partners along for the ride.
President Obama has surpassed George W. Bush as a champion of globalization.
Japan is about to replace its nuclear plants with something just as risky.
Multinational mining interests are using trade and investment treaties to turn profits and undermine democracy.