All Articles on TPP

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Unfair Trade: US Beef Has a Climate Problem
Growing global demand for beef is hindering efforts to combat climate change, scientists say
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"Although EFF has been keeping an open mind about the agreement until we have a better idea of what it will contain, the secrecy of its first negotiation round augurs poorly for what is to come," Malcolm writes. Views
As First NAFTA Round Opens in Secrecy, Digital Rights Groups Fear Another TPP
The opening round of a series of negotiations over a proposed revised North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) began this week in Washington, D.C. between trade representatives from the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Already it is clear that the office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR...
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Meet the New NAFTA, Same as the Old NAFTA?
During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump called for protection of jobs. Did he mean tariffs or other measures to keep employment in the United States? Or was he talking about stronger labor protection, such as the right to organize? The renegotiations of the North American Free Trade...
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Trump's NAFTA Plan Looks a Lot Like Corporate-Friendly Deals He Campaigned Against
Trump railed against NAFTA and TPP on the campaign trail, but the objectives released this week beg questions about his promises to help working people
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What Would It Look Like to Build a Politics That’s Open to People But Closed to Big Money?
For the left to work out where it is headed, and how it can dismantle its true enemy of unfettered finance while defending vulnerable people, it needs to be able to have serious debate.
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To Those Who Trusted Him on Trade, Trump Prepares 'Punch in the Face'
Should the Trump administration's NAFTA plans come to fruition, it'll be "globalism by Goldman Sachs," according to one commentator
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The Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) says no TPP. Views
Trump is a Catastrophe, But So was the TPP
Why Are My Highly Educated Friends So Ignorant About Trade?
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Dance on the Grave of the TPP
The Trans-Pacific Partnership was effectively dead before Donald Trump's inauguration but, somehow, it always seemed poised to emerge from the grave and walk among the living once more. But now it appears to be buried for good, and it was Trump who dealt the final, though largely symbolic , blow...
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If Progressives Want to Defeat Trump, They Must Win Back Workers
In opposing Trump, we must not slip into defending neoliberalism
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Trump Declares TPP Still Dead. So Now What?
President Trump formally withdrew the US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). Though TPP was killed by a long progressive fight that resulted in it not having the votes to pass Congress, of course, he took credit for killing it himself. TPP was another “trade” deal written in secret using a...
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