Political Payback For TPP Fast Track Legislators Begins

By Staff, www.nwlaborpress.org -

By Staff for Northwest Labor Press - The damage to their relationship to organized labor is beginning to be felt. The Northwest Oregon Labor Council resolved not to invite them to its annual [...]

Timeline For TPP Vote Uncertain

By Lori Wallach, www.citizen.org -

By Lori Wallach for Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch - TPP proponents are eager for Congress to vote on a Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal in late 2015. But to do so, given Fast Track’s [...]

Bird-dogging To Stop TPP, TTIP And TiSA

By Margaret Flowers and Mackenzie McDonald Wilkins, www.flushthetpp.org -

By Margaret Flowers and Mackenzie McDonald Wilkins for FlushtheTPP.org. Germantown, MD - It has been one month since Fast Track passed through US Congress. Now we are starting a mass mobilization [...]

VIDEO: 5 Hints Obama’s Legacy Will Not Be Good

By Lee Camp, www.rt.com/redactedtonight -

By Lee Camp in Redacted Tonight. Washington, DC - Following a week of impressive Supreme Court decisions, many are saying Obama's legacy is secure. But is it really? Has all of America forgotten [...]

Newsletter – Struggle For Independence Continues

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. Today, there continue to be struggles for independence in the US and around the world. In the US, as the country celebrates the 4th of July, more are [...]

Newsletter – Resistance Is Necessary

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, www.popularresistance.org -

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. This week, hidden amidst the news of the massacre in Charleston and the Supreme Court decisions on the health law, fair housing and marriage equality, the [...]

Revolution’s Matchstick Catches Fire . . .

By Rivera Sun, www.riverasun.com -

By Rivera Sun - In our real lives, we are witnessing the advance of the corporate coup. The latest slurry of acronyms (TAA, TPA, FTA, TPP, TTIP) spells out the coded story of the rise of [...]

The TPP – What You’re Not Being Told

By Storm Clouds Gathering, www.stormcloudsgathering.com -

By Storm Clouds Gathering - Under the TPP, if a country passes a law to protect its citizens or reduce pollution in a particular sector, a multinational corporation which is affected by that law [...]

Choreographed Corruption Passes Fast Track, But Not Over Yet

By Kevin Zeese and Paul Jay, www.therealnews.com -

By Kevin Zeese and Paul Jay in The Real News - We're basically at the stage of dealing with giving the President trade promotion authority, which we call fast track because it means Congress has [...]

Stop The TransPacific Partnership (TPP)

By Margaret Flowers, www.popularresistance.org -

By Margaret Flowers in Popular Resistance. In the days leading up to the Fast Track votes in the Senate, the activist community mobilized in an amazing way. Actions were held across the country, [...]

EU Parliament Members To Senate: ‘No Fast Track’

By Staff, www.popularresistance.org -

By Staff of Popular Resistance. Note: Forty three members of the European Parliament sent a letter to the members of the US House of Representatives last week urging them to oppose Fast Track. [...]

Almost $200 Million Donated To House To Pass TPA

By Paola Casale, www.opednews.com -

By Paola Casale in Op-Ed News. Next week will be the key votes in the US Senate on Fast Track Trade Promotion Authority. See here on what you can do to stop it. The article below shows the kind [...]

Newsletter – No Justice, No Peace

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance. Glen Ford of Black Agenda Report writes that “No justice, no peace” is “a vow by the movement to transform the crisis that is inflicted [...]

We Are Greater Than The Fracked Gas Lobby

By Lee Stewart, www.popularresistance.org -

By Lee Stewart for Popular Resistance. Washington, DC - The dome was encased in a rigid web of scaffolding as I rushed by. Looking up at it on my way to the corner of Independence Avenue and New [...]

Fast Track To The Corporate Wish List

By David Dayen, www.prospect.org -

By David Dayen in Propsect - Pharmaceutical companies, software makers, and Hollywood conglomerates get expanded intellectual property enforcement, protecting their patents and their profits. [...]