trans-pacific partnership

Trans Pacific Partnership

February 5, 2016
Dr. Margaret Flowers says the TPP will supercede international climate treaties and undermine environmental protection laws

Public Broadcasters Relying More and More On Corporate Funding

February 26, 2014
Jeff Cohen: PBS show “Pension Peril”, funded by a billionaire with interest in shaping public pension policy, follows a trend of public broadcasters growing increasingly dependent on corporate funds

North American Day of Action Against The TPP

February 1, 2014

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Reactions to the State of the Union address

January 29, 2014
David Cay Johnston: Put in historical context, a $10.10 minimum wage is still substantially lower than it was in the 1960s

Obama’s Minimum Wage Hike Excludes Fed Workers Currently Under Contract

January 28, 2014

Amy Traub: Obama’s $10.10 minimum wage hike is a clear victory for hundreds of thousands of workers of new or renewed contracts but will still exclude a large group once enacted next year

Trade Rules and the Operations of Multinational Corporations

January 15, 2014
President Obama’s fast track process for TPP gets dealt another blow by leaked environment chapter

NAFTA Strengthened Canada’s Corporate Class

January 7, 2014

Engler: Free trade deal bolstered neoliberal capitalism in Canada and opened it up to further resource extraction

NAFTA

January 2, 2014
David Bacon: Obama’s push for the Trans-Pacific Partnership(TPP) demonstrates his 2008 campaign pledge to oppose NAFTA-style free trade agreements was just lip service

Global Day of Action Targets “Toxic” Free Trade Agreements

December 4, 2013

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