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The Globalisation of Bad Food and Poor Health: Sustainable Development or Sustainable Profits
Business  (tags: globalisation, fast food, junk food, chemical treadmill, TPP, TTIP, India, USA, Europe, cancer, diabetes, obesity, profit, TruePublica, Colin Todhunter )

Evelyn
- 43 days ago - bibliotecapleyades.net
Taxes on unhealthy food; emphasis on encouraging 'lifestyle changes', 'healthy eating' - OK. But call to account the corporations profiting from growing & production of health-damaging food in the first place, get agriculture off the chemical treadmill
We'Ve Had Enough With Failed Trade Policies
Business  (tags: TPP, trade policy, dangerous, washington )

Doris
- 52 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
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Get With The Program Ms Wasserman Schultz Oppose TPP - Petition
Business  (tags: Debbie Wasserman Schultz, DNC, TPP, fast track, petition )

Dandelion
- 72 days ago - signherenow.org
Only 28 House Democrats broke with the base of the Democratic Party when they voted for fast track legislation to enable the TPP to be completed. One of the 28 was Debbie Wasserman Schultz chair of the Democratic National Committee the top Democrat.
Still a Window of Opportunity: Trade Deals and the TPP Corporate Power Grab - Resistance Must Continue!
Business  (tags: TPP, Trade Union analysis, signature, ratification, resistance )

Evelyn
- 109 days ago - iuf.org
Unions and their allies have a window of opportunity to stop the TPP. Signing must be followed by ratification by the signatory governments
Trans-Pacific Partnership 'Full of Empty Promises' for the Environment
Business  (tags: Trans-Pacific Partnership, TPP, trade deal, corporate interests, Asia, Australasia, US, empty promises, climate, environment, wildlife, fishing, trafficking, ISDS, fracking, LNG, Annette Gartland )

Evelyn
- 112 days ago - byline.com
US Trade Representative has hailed the TPP as a 'historic opportunity to advance conservation and environmental protection across the Asia-Pacific', but it's been described as a 'ticking time-bomb' for climate policy.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren - Congress Should Oppose the TPP Trade Deal - YouTube   video
Business  (tags: Sen Elizabeth Warren, TPP, Senate floor )

Judy
- 114 days ago - youtube.com
Senator Elizabeth Warren spoke on the Senate floor on February 2, 2016 about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement. (TODAY)
Top Japanese TPP Negotiator Caught Taking Bribe - TAKE ACTION!
Business  (tags: TPP, Japan, bribes, secrecy, trade agreement, trade policy, bad deal, Pres. Obama, petition )

Judy
- 124 days ago - cms.fightforthefuture.org
This is why policy that affects the economy, environment, Internet, sovereignty, and freedom of expression should never be made in secret. President Obama is expected to sign the TPP in less than two weeks. We have to stop this.
TPP May Be Delayed Until After 2016 Elections
Business  (tags: Mitch McConnell, President Obama, extend date, Congress, TPP )

Dandelion
- 150 days ago - theantimedia.org
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell dealt a significant blow to President Obamas global trade agenda Declaring that a sweeping pact with 11 Pacific Rim nations should not be sent to Congress for approval until after the 2016 elections or further.
ACTION PLEASE: Stop the Korean Government's Attacks on Trade Union Rights!
Business  (tags: TPP, politics, corporations, resistance )

Dimitris
- 185 days ago - iuf.org
The government is attempting to silence democratic criticism and force through anti-union legislation and an unpopular trade deal, the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), by restricting basic trade union and democratic rights.
The Secretly Negotiated TPP Will Impact Your Life In Many Ways Together We Can Stop It - Petition
Business  (tags: TPP, Fast Track, Presidents signature, 10 examples, Trade Agreements, secretly negotiated )

Dandelion
- 191 days ago - flushthetpp.org
Now we see why the US Trade Representative and President Obama initially made a deal to keep the TPP secret for four years after it was ratified. A Fast Track Agreement was to release it within 60 days before the President signs it.
Obama Touts Trade Pact With Former Government Officials Linked to Industries That Would Benefit
Business  (tags: revolving door, corporate influence on government, bipartisan meeting, Obama, TPP, Madeleine Albright, Brent Scowcroft, Adm. Mike Mullen, James Baker )

Judy
- 192 days ago - ibtimes.com
While Obama has publicly criticized the so-called "revolving door" between government and business, the headliners attending Friday's meeting are some of the best-known government officials who now help corporations influence government.
The Re-Enserfment of Western Peoples
Business  (tags: Michael Hudson, U.S., multinationals, Congress, offshoring, financialization, TPP, Fast Track )

Judy
- 198 days ago - paulcraigroberts.org
The corporations are buying power cheaply. They bought the entire US House of Representatives for just under $200 million.
Chris Hedges: The Most Brazen Corporate Power Grab in American History
Business  (tags: obama, bill clinton, chris hedges, climate change, congress, cop21, corporations, environment, goldman sachs, hillary clinton, monsanto, nafta, popular resistance, ralph nader, cepr, tpp, ttip, tisa, wildlife, wto )

Judy
- 202 days ago - truthdig.com
Our corporate masters seek to turn the natural world and human beings into malleable commodities that will be used and exploited until exhaustion or collapse. Trade agreements are the tools being used to achieve this subjugation.
Groups Issue Warning: Pro-Corporate TPP Could Kill the Internet
Business  (tags: Economy, U.S., Open Internet, TPP, Electronic Frontier Foundation )

Judy
- 232 days ago - commondreams.org
"The TPP will criminalize our online activities, censor the Web, and cost everyday users money. This deal would never pass with the whole world watching--that's why they've negotiated it in total secrecy."
Statement By MSF on the Conclusion of TPP Negotiations in Atlanta
Business  (tags: Medecins sans frontières, Doctors without borders, MSF, TPP, health impact, negative, Atlanta, medicines, public health )

Evelyn
- 232 days ago - doctorswithoutborders.org
We urge all governments to carefully consider before they sign on the dotted line whether this is the direction they want to take on access to affordable medicines and the promotion of biomedical innovation. The negative impact on public health ....
 

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