#TPP Deal Reached: 12 Countries Strike Pacific Rim Trade Accord

#TPP - Expressway to Trade Hell

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RT on Oct 5, 2015

Trade ministers from the Asia-Pacific region have reached a deal on the Pacific trade pact that is intended to cut trade barriers and establish common standards for 12 countries, This is the largest trade pact in 20 years and has been a long-term goal of the Obama administration.

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TPP: The Biggest Threat to the Internet You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

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Updated: July 14, 2013

“The TPP, one of the highest trade priorities for President Obama’s second term….” — The White House

TPP’s Corporate Takeover

breakingtheset on Jul 10, 2013

On this episode of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin talks to Lori Wallach, director of Global Trade Watch at Public Citizen about why the TPP trade negotiations remain so secretive, and the dangerous implications this international agreement has on the rest of us.

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