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
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
Imagine if President Reagan had introduced a massive treaty with the Soviet Union that would have imposed Russian laws upon the United States of America… Source: President Obama’s Trans-Pacific Partnership should be … Continue reading President Obama’s Trans-Pacific Partnership should it be called the Treason Act?
Critics of the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership are unlikely to be silenced by an analysis of the flood of money it took to push the pact over its latest hurdle Source: Here’s how … Continue reading Here’s how much corporations paid US senators to fast-track the TPP bill