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 ...

Restoring Trust After ‘Free Trade’ Charade Ends

Restoring Trust After 'Free Trade' Charade Ends
By Stan Sorscher for Huffington Post Stan Sorscher Labor Representative, Society for Professional Engineering Employees in Aerospace   The 2016 elections threw a bucket of cold water into the face of free-trade orthodoxy. It’s no surprise that voters in Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and elsewhere ...

Outline of Priority NAFTA Changes

Outline of Priority NAFTA Changes
By Arthur Stamoulis of the Citizens Trade Campaign Priority NAFTA Changes Outlined by Labor & Nonprofit Groups Coalition Also Calls for Increased Transparency and an End to TTIP, TiSA and China BIT Washington, DC — The Citizens Trade Campaign coalition sent a letter to President-elect Donald Trump ...

TPP: How Obama Traded Away His Legacy

TPP: How Obama Traded Away His Legacy
By Murshed Zaheed and Lori Wallach in Medium. Donald Trump is preparing to wipe President Barack Obama’s legacy from existence. The Affordable Care Act, Dodd-Frank and protections for the environment and immigrants all are set to disappear in no part small part thanks to President ...

It’s time for a new approach to trade agreements

It’s time for a new approach to trade agreements
By Matthew Beck Special to the Press Herald   SOUTH PORTLAND, ME — The ultimate defeat of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement in 2016 was a stunning example of how millions of people can join together to defeat powerful business lobbyists and stop a corporate ...