All Articles on Trade

tpp protest News
US Progressives Express Solidarity With Anti-TPP Protests as 11 Nations Sign Revised Corporate-Friendly Trade Deal
In Chile, critics took to the streets with signs declaring, "No to modern slavery, no to the TPP-11" and "The TPP and TPP-11 are the same!"
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Safety Breaches at US Meat Plants Spark Outcry in UK Over Possible Post-Brexit Trade Deal
"We cannot allow this to be a race to the bottom. We should insist the U.S. raises its standards, and guarantees food safety, before we are prepared to allow in U.S. meat imports."
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solar panel install News
'Reckless': Trump Deals Blow to Renewable Transition With Solar Panel Tariff
"Tens of thousands of jobs in the solar sector could be stamped out, and it could hurt momentum at a time when we need to massively ramp up clean energy to reduce carbon emissions."
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Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) News
Lawmakers and 70+ Advocacy Groups Call on North American Leaders to #ReplaceNAFTA
"We have to stand strong for a trade policy that lifts up workers, safeguards human rights, and protects the environment, not one that simply hands more power and profit to massive corporations."
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AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka News
As Workers Ditch Trump, Trumka Slams White House Full of 'Racists' and 'Wall Streeters'
Labor leader says unions no longer optimistic about working with Trump administration because "we haven't seen the things that we were hopeful about that we could work with him on"
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"DEFCON 1-Level Bad": Uproar After Steve Bannon Gets Loose With Lefty Magazine
Top Trump advisor and self described anti-globalist goes on-the-record with American Prospect to talk "economic war with China," identity politics, and how certain White House colleagues are "wetting themselves" over foreign affairs
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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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Flouting Cabinet, Trump Plows Ahead With 'Potentially Devastating' Trade War
"The president and a small band of America First advisers made it clear they're hell-bent on imposing tariffs."
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"More Peril Than Promise": Watchdogs Slam Trump's Plan for NAFTA Talks
President 'built his campaign by demonizing NAFTA...Now he plans to give another handout to corporations'
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Betraying 'Hire American' Pledge, Trump Rewards Companies Offshoring US Jobs
Though he has the power, President Trump has yet to wield his executive authority to stop U.S. jobs from being shipped abroad
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