The TPP is NOT Dead; It’s Alive in TiSA

The TPP is NOT Dead; It's Alive in TiSA
By Pete Dolack in Systemic Disorder. Above Photo by Annette Dubois One can hear the cry ringing through the boardrooms of capital: “Free trade is dead! Long live free trade!” Think the ideas behind the Trans-Pacific Partnership or the so-called “free trade” regime are buried? ...

Make No Mistake, Trump is a Free Trader

Make No Mistake, Trump is a Free Trader
By Jack Rasmus for TeleSur Workers pack avocados at a packaging warehouse of La Joya de los Magueyes plantation in Tancitaro. | Photo: Reuters Less than a week after assuming office, President Donald Trump signed an executive order abandoning the 12 nation Trans-Pacific Partnership free ...

TiSA Documents Leaked, Negotiators Still Have Problems

TiSA Documents Leaked, Negotiators Still Have Problems
By Staff, www.bilaterals.org Above Photo: Our World Is Not For Sale | 29 January 2017 Amidst political uncertainty, new updated secret documents on the “Trade in Services Agreement (TISA)” are leaked A swathe of new documents from the last round of Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA) ...

Abe and Trump to Push Public Private Partnerships

Abe and Trump to Push Public Private Partnerships
NOTE: When you see “Public Private Partnership” it is important to recognize that it is the “private” that benefits and the “public” who pays. This type of arrangement is going to be a major push under the Trump administration and by the Trade-in-Services Agreement if ...

Trump Seeks Quick Bi-lateral Trade Deal with Japan

Trump Seeks Quick Bi-lateral Trade Deal with Japan
Trump to seek quick progress with Japan’s Abe on replacement trade deal By David Brunnstrom and Matt Spetalnick | WASHINGTON President Donald Trump will seek quick progress toward a bilateral trade agreement with Japan in place of a broader Asia-Pacific deal he abandoned this week, when Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo ...

End of the TTIP? TiSA Still a Threat.

End of the TTIP? TiSA Still a Threat.
By Sputnik News. CLICK HERE TO SIGN THE PETITION DEMANDING WITHDRAWAL FROM TTIP AND TISA. The United States under the new administration may discard the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) just like it did with the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), to pave the way for ...

Act Now to Demand Trade Justice

Act Now to Demand Trade Justice
 

Trump’s Executive Order Formally Ends the TPP

Trump's Executive Order Formally Ends the TPP
Now it’s time to withdraw from TTIP and TiSA too. From Arthur Stamoulis of Citizen’s Trade Campaign Statement of Lori Wallach, Director, Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch Formally withdrawing from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) will bury the moldering corpse of a deal that couldn’t gain ...

President Trump’s Statement On Trade

President Trump's Statement On Trade
From WhiteHouse.Gov Trade Deals Working For All Americans NOTE: This is President Trump’s first official statement on the TPP and trade. His position on trade reflects the work that activists did for years to raise awareness of the TPP and make it politically toxic. We ...

How to Win the Argument Over Trade and Jobs

How to Win the Argument Over Trade and Jobs
By Les Leopold for Huffington Post NOTE: This article was written for Democrats as a primer to take back political control. We do not believe that the either the Democrats or the Republicans will bring us trade justice. Both parties represent the wealthy elites. It ...