All Articles on TPP

Bernie Sanders speaks at the 2016 Democratic National Convention News
In Tweetstorm, Bernie Sanders Eviscerates Donald Trump on Trade and Taxes
'Why would we even expect Trump to come up with a serious plan to fix a rigged economy? He's the one who rigged it.'
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Hillary Clinton speaks on the economy on Thursday, August 11 in Warren, Michigan News
'Strongest Words Yet,' But Clinton Still Refuses to Push Obama on TPP
Clinton comes out swinging against trade deal she once supported—but fails to explicitly lead against a lame duck vote on Trans Pacific Partnership
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Clinton Must More Forcefully Reject TPP or Risk Losing Election: Groups
As Hillary Clinton prepares to lay out economic policy in Michigan on Thursday, progressives demand candidate call for rejection of trade deal
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Clinton Should Tell Obama To Withdraw TPP To Save Her Presidency
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton says she opposes the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) but is having trouble convincing people to believe her. Imagine the trouble Hillary Clinton will have trying to build support for her effort to govern the country if TPP is ratified before her...
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Trump Trade Position Is Opposite Of What People Think It Is
One of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s stronger economic appeals to working-class voters is his position on trade. Trump understands that people are upset that “trade” deals have moved so many jobs out of the country and he offers solutions that sound like he is saying he will...
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Free People from ‘Dictatorship’ of the 0.01%
“The only way to counter globalisation—just a plot of land in some central place, keep it covered in grass, let there be a single tree, even a wild tree.” This is how dear friend and eminent writer Mahasweta Devi, who passed away on July 28, at the age of 90, quietly laid out her imagination for...
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Grassroots Democrats Are Making the TPP a Big Issue in Congressional Races
Opponents of the flawed trade deal are making the issue central to primary campaigns.
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Why Say No to the TPP? Corporations Already Have Too Much Power
Our hope lies in shifting power to communities and regions that prioritize safety, clean air, children’s health, and locally rooted livelihoods.
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Amid Fierce Opposition, Obama and Big Biz Still Resolute in Pushing TPP
Populist momentum behind the anti-TPP movement has forced many politicians to back away from the deal
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Bernie Sanders sign Democratic National Convention Views
Hillary, "You're Screwing it Up": An Open Letter From a Bernie Delegate
Dear Secretary Clinton: Like most of the other Bernie Sanders delegates at the national convention last week, I don’t trust you. At the same time, we have a common interest in defeating Donald Trump . That ought to be the basis for a tactical alliance during the next 99 days -- but you need to make...
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