Newsletter: The Obvious Blinds Us, Unless The Truth Is Told

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance - It has been a busy two weeks since our last newsletter for #BlackLivesMatter, seeking climate justice, fair wages and stopping the [...]

Almost $200 Million Donated To House To Pass TPA

By Paola Casale, -

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 [...]

GOP/Obama Want To Delay Fast Track Till July

By Kevin Zeese, -

By Kevin Zeese. Washington, DC - Think about this: They write a treaty in secret with corporate interests 'assisting' the Obama administration, rigging the global economy for big business at the [...]

Not Over Yet, Some Tough Votes Ahead On Fast Track

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, -

While we all cheered the failure to pass Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) the House was quickly voting to pass Fast Track Trade Promotion Authority (TPA). This provides several possible [...]

House Will Vote Friday On Fast Track

By Staff, -

By Staff for Popular Resistance, The House of Representatives is expected to vote on Fast Track legislation for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) this Friday. Let’s win this thing: Please [...]

Congress Occupied To Protest Fast Track for Trade Agreements

By Staff, -

By Staff for Popular Resistance, Situated between the Capitol Building and the House Office Buildings activists are holding a 24 hour presence to protest trade agreements rigged for the biggest [...]

June 3rd Call-In Day To Derail Fast Track

By Staff, -

Ways & Means Chair Paul Ryan (R-WI) is pushing to bring his awful Fast Track legislation for a vote in the House very soon. June 3rd will be a national call in day to derail fast track. Please [...]

Stiglitz: The Secret Corporate Takeover

By Joseph Stiglitz, -

The United States and the world are engaged in a great debate about new trade agreements. Such pacts used to be called “free-trade agreements”; in fact, they were managed trade agreements, [...]

Senate To Move Forward With Debate On Fast Track

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, -

After yesterday's stinging defeat, the Democrats and Republicans in the Senate along with President Obama have reached an agreement to move forward with a debate on fast track trade authority. [...]

As Fast Track Moves In Committees, Opposition Builds

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, -

Things are rapidly changing on Capitol Hill around fast track trade authority for the Trans-Pacific Partnership and other corporate trade agreements. The article we wrote below, published in [...]

Rep. Levin: ‘I’m Out To Defeat The Hatch-Wyden Bill’

By Michael McAuliff and Jennifer Bendery, -

Levin said that by failing to address Democrats' concerns about the deals, Obama and the sponsors of the TPA legislation had dramatically raised the chances that opponents will seek to block the [...]

Fast Track Introduced, Opposition Grows Against Rigged Trade

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, -

Yesterday, Senator Orin Hatch (R-UT), Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) introduced a fast track bill that they will be pushing hard to get through the legislative process as [...]

Wikileaks Publishes Controversial Investment Trade Chapter

By Staff, -

The TPP Investment Chapter, published today, is dated 20 January 2015. The document is classified and supposed to be kept secret for four years after the entry into force of the TPP agreement or, [...]

Thursday: Flood Congress To Stop Fast Track For TPP

By Mackenzie McDonald Wilkins, -

Across the country people are rising up against corporate free trade deals like the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnerhsip (TTIP). Through [...]

Stop The Fast Track To A Future Of Global Corporate Rule

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, -

Several major international agreements are under negotiation which would greatly empower multinational corporations and the World Economic Forum is promoting a new model of global governance that [...]

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