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TPP Will Effectively Kill Climate Treaties

TheRealNews Published on Sep 25, 2016 The Trans-Pacific Partnership will undermine the ability of countries to control polluting and extractive industries, says Ben Lilliston Global Climate Change Environment Ethics Environment Justice

Stop the Pacific Trade Deal – TPP

Bernie Sanders Published on Sep 14, 2016 Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and other leading congressional critics of a proposed Pacific Rim trade deal held a Capitol Hill news conference Tuesday as a coalition of labor, environmental and religious groups launched … Continue reading

Obama threatens Laos over TPP with $90M brib

RT America Published on Sep 9, 2016 President Obama just paid a historic visit to the poor, communist country of Laos. While there, he pledged $90 million to help clean up unexploded bombs that lie all over the country after … Continue reading

How the TPP Undermines Climate Change Goals for Agriculture

Climate change is expected to disrupt agricultural production, therefore increasing food price volatility in years to come. iStock/fotokostic Two big international agreements have been in the news lately. Last week, President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping signed onto the … Continue reading

How Do We Get Congress To Stop TPP? (w/Guest Host: Alex Lawson & guest: Lori Wallach)

thomhartmann Published on Sep 8, 2016 Guest host Alex Lawson speaks with Lori Wallach, Executive Director of Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch, about how to talk to Congress members about stopping the Trans Pacific Partnership. Global Climate Change Environment Ethics … Continue reading

Leading Economists Oppose TPP Provision Giving Corporations Upper Hand in Investor-State Disputes

Democracy Now! Published on Sep 8, 2016 http://democracynow.org – As the Obama administration begins a new push to approve the Trans-Pacific Partnership, known as the TPP, more than 200 of the country’s leading economists and legal scholars have written a … Continue reading

Don’t Buy the Hype — The TPP Won’t Secure America

The Big Picture RT Published on Sep 8, 2016 President Obama says that the TPP will keep us safe from Chinese aggression. But he’s wrong and he knows it. Global Climate Change Environment Ethics Environment Justice

Here They Come Again – TPP, TTIP, and “Trade” Deals | George Monbiot

7th September 2016 Corporate lobbyists and their captive governments try to wear down our resistance with one fake trade treaty after another. By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 7th September 2016 Is it over? Can it be true? If … Continue reading

On Hilary Clinton’s Pro-War Pro-Fracking Pro-TPP Transition Team & Syrian War

Sane Progressive Published on Aug 19, 2016 LOADS of links/sources for this video; Click SHOW MORE: Clinton’s transition team will be responsible for vetting, interviewing, & overseeing the selection of over 4000 Presidential Administration employees and she has filled her … Continue reading

Why Is Obama Shoving The TPP Down Our Throats?

The Ring of Fire Published on Aug 23, 2016 President Obama is off on his TPP sales tour, trying to convince Americans that the corporate trade deal is good for all of us. The only question is why is he … Continue reading