All In To Stop The Fast Track Train!

All In To Stop The Fast Track Train!
President Obama has formally requested Fast Track (Trade Promotion Authority) which will give him the power to negotiate and sign the TPP and avoid a democratic process in Congress. Fast Track sidesteps Congress’ constitutional authority to negotiate trade. Both the House and Senate will have ...

#TPPTuesday Twitter Party

#TPPTuesday Twitter Party
Obama has now formally requested Fast Track (also called Trade Promotion Authority) from Congress so that he can negotiate and sign the Trans-Pacific Partnership without transparency or a democratic process in Congress. The Fast Track train has left the station and it is up to ...

VIDEO: The Trans-Pacific Partnership: A Threat to Affordable Medicines for Millions

VIDEO: The Trans-Pacific Partnership: A Threat to Affordable Medicines for Millions
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal is currently being negotiated between the US and ten other Pacific Rim nation. The agreement is slated to further expand its membership, potentially to all 21 Asia Pacific APEC nations. The negotiations, which began in 2010, are being conducted ...

Businesses Behind the TPP

Businesses Behind the TPP
Find the businesses that are supporting the TPP from the website for the US Business Coalition for TPP: 3M Abbott Laboratories ACE Group Advanced Medical Technology Association AFJ & Associates Aflac International ALEC American Apparel and Footwear American Auto Council American Chemistry Council American Farm ...

The Trans-Pacific Partnership: A Threat to Democracy and Food Sovereignty

The Trans-Pacific Partnership: A Threat to Democracy and Food Sovereignty
Food First Backgrounder Vol. 19 No. 2, Summer 2013 By Anders Riel Muller, Ayumi Kinezuka and Tanya Kerssen The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), perhaps the world’s most ambitious free trade agreement, is currently under negotiation. What began as a small regional free trade agreement has become ...

VIDEO: Madison Rally to Derail Fast Track and Stop the TPP

VIDEO: Madison Rally to Derail Fast Track and Stop the TPP
Rally to Derail Fast Track and Stop the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) from luciano M on Vimeo.

“FDA warning:” The TPP is a threat to your health and safety

June 20, 2013 Ronnie Cummins, U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner The role of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is to protect and promote public health by strengthening programs and policies governing both the safety of the U.S. food supply and accessibility to safe ...

VIDEO: Comedian Lee Camp Explains the TPP

VIDEO: Comedian Lee Camp Explains the TPP
Have you heard of the Trans-Pacific Partnership? The lobbyist-penned trade deal that could give global corporations the right to sue America for getting in the way of their profits? It’s largest than NAFTA and Obama is a fan. This episode features well-known activists Margaret Flowers ...

Money Warz: This Is What Plutocracy Looks Like

Money Warz: This Is What Plutocracy Looks Like
The one percent have a dream – a global corporate coup called the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) – a secret trade deal to be fast tracked into law in October, no debate or amendment. And neither the public nor the media have been permitted to see ...

VIDEO: Pharma Giant Pfizer’s TPP

VIDEO: Pharma Giant Pfizer's TPP
Fee Fi Fo Fum… Pfizer is the giant one! And giants should be able to go wherever they want, whenever they want, to do whatever they want, to whomever they want. Case in point– in 2009 Pfizer plead guilty to illegal marketing and agreed to ...