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Harper Government Destroys Farmer Control Over Seed
Society & Culture  (tags: multinational companies, big business, Canadian Government )

- 6 hours ago -
Bill C-18 gives seed breeders-- increasingly large multinational companies -- massive new rights over seed along with the power to extract vast amounts of money from farmers.
Globalists Use Putin as Foil to Push TTIP U.S.-EU Merger
World  (tags: globalist propaganda.Transatlantic Trade, Council on Foreign Relations CFR, lack of transparency )

- 1 day ago -
Like NAFTA, the TTIP, if passed, would undoubtedly lead to a new wave of outsourcing, stripping away much of our remaining manufacturing base.
Act Now to Stop These Trojan Horse Trade Treaties
World  (tags: corruption, crime, ethics, europe, freedoms, government, HumanRights, politics, usa, world )

- 1 day ago -
The European Union and United States are currently negotiating the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). CETA, a similar agreement with Canada, is close to ratification. These agreements could make it harder to stop fracking, protect our
What "Free Trade" Has Done to Central America
World  (tags: DR-CAFTA, Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), NAFTA )

- 5 days ago -
Warnings about the human and environmental costs of "free trade" went unheeded. Now the most vulnerable Central Americans are paying the price. Because trading away democracy to transnational corporations is not such a "free trade" after all.
America Is More Terrifying Than Orwell's Fiction - Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: lies, propaganda, politics, government, dishonesty, corruption, ethics, crime, abuse, war, media, military, iraq, freedoms )

- 8 days ago -
Not even the author of "1984" could have envisioned a world dominated by a single superpower.
Obama's Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) Would Be Disastrous for Europe
Business  (tags: international corporations, Global Economy, economic crash, Too Big To Fail )

- 8 days ago -
the deal is even more favorable to U.S.-based international corporations than to EU-based ones, and so it would probably boost profits for U.S.-based firms. However, since the deal is heavily slanted against workers everywhere, in favor of investors...
Keystone Pipeline Fails to Get Through Senate
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, Senate KXL vote )

- 6 days ago -
The controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline failed to win approval in the Senate tonight by one vote, a blow to Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu who hoped to be able to push it through.
Keystone XL Pipeline Legislation Fails to Pass in U.S. Senate By One Vote
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: KXL )

- 8 days ago -
KXL is dead in the Senate. Kick Landrieu to the curb. She's done.
Looming US Ground Wars in Iraq and Syria
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: permanent war agenda, regime change, Naked aggression )

- 8 days ago -
Reflecting how power corrupts. Absolute power doing it absolutely. Lurching from one war to another. Force-fed neoliberal harshness at home. Washington's dirty hands dirtier than ever. Permanent war on humanity persists. Wealth, power and unchallenged...
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