Luke Flanagan, a member of the European Parliament, has been told to take this video down, thats why we’re posting it here. Also ICYMI check out the TTIP-leaks here, courtesy of Greenpeace. … Continue reading TTIP reading room Farce | ENOUGH!
Greenpeace has published and plans to analyze leaked documents regarding the transatlantic free trade deal TTIP. The planned agreement has been a thorn in environmentalists’ side for quite some time. The bottom … Continue reading TTIP: Free trade at expense of the environment?
Newspapers in California published pro-TPP columns that appear to have been at least partially authored by lobbyists working for the Japanese government. Take this column by former San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders, … Continue reading Pro-TPP Op-Eds Remarkably Similar to Drafts by Foreign Government Lobbyists
The shoe company said it was asked to tone down criticism of the TPP in exchange for a chance to bid on DOD contracts. But then they didn’t get any orders so … Continue reading New Balance accuses Obama administration of reneging on TPP-related deal
The trade deal will put corporations in control, not citizens, warns Diane Abbott. She’s right, TTIP and TPP allow corporations to walk all over government laws all in the name of Free … Continue reading It’s not just Europeans who will feel the consequences of TTIP
The Government is under pressure to allow MPs to disclose sensitive information on one of the most secretive trade deals ever negotiated. The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a proposed … Continue reading TTIP: secrecy around talks is ‘profoundly undemocratic’, MPs say
Comcast, which owns MSNBC, has lobbied for the TPP. Last year, host Ed Schultz, an outspoken opponent of the agreement, was fired. Source: MSNBC Cuts Away From Bernie Sanders as He Condemns … Continue reading MSNBC Cuts Away From Bernie Sanders as He Condemns TPP
While all the focus and hope for tackling climate change is on COP 21 in Paris, starting today, secretive global trade deals are already negating any commitments that might be made at … Continue reading The secretive trade agreements that could scupper climate change action – TPP & TTIP
An event of cosmic proportions occurred on November 18 when the US congress passed the Space Act of 2015 into law. The legislation will give US space firms the rights to own … Continue reading Who owns space? US asteroid-mining act is dangerous and potentially illegal
This is a discussion from Reddit, called Explain Like I’m Five: Alright, let’s kick this one off. The Trans-Pacific Partnership is a multi-layered deal whose particulars have just been agreed upon by … Continue reading The Trans-Pacific Partnership deal : Reddit
Which businesses are pushing most for the proposed EU-US trade deal TTIP? Who’s influencing EU negotiators? Corporate Europe Observatory’s eight new info-graphics reveal the corporate lobby behind the TTIP talks. Source: TTIP: … Continue reading TTIP: a corporate lobbying paradise
Monsanto already dominates America’s food chain with its genetically modified seeds. Now it has targeted milk production. Just as frightening as the corporation’s tactics–ruthless legal battles against small … Continue reading Monsanto’s Cruel, and Dangerous, Monopolization on American Farming | Vanity Fair