Posts Tagged: investor-state lawsuits
Trump says NAFTA helped Mexicans "steal" U.S. jobs. In reality, the agreement has been as bad or worse for working people there than in the U.S.
How a trade pact signed in New Zealand could undermine fracktivists in Pennsylvania.
A decade ago, a transnational coalition beat back the largest corporate trade deal in history. Here's what they can teach opponents of the TPP.
A Canadian oil conglomerate is suing the U.S. over its actions to protect the climate. It’s a small taste of what could come under the TPP.
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.
Warnings about the human and environmental costs of “free trade” went unheeded. Now the most vulnerable Central Americans are paying the price.
Gold-digging multinationals are fueling political violence and environmental devastation in El Salvador, but communities are fighting back.