The Secret Treaty That Could Ruin The World

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The Obama administration fast tracked the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), eliminating Congress’ ability to edit it. So, what is so scary about the TPP?

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Secret Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) – Investment Chapter
https://wikileaks.org/tpp-investment/press.html
“WikiLeaks releases today the “Investment Chapter” from the secret negotiations of the TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership) agreement.”

Race to the Bottom: How Outsourcing Public Services Rewards Corporations and Punishes the Middle Class
http://www.inthepublicinterest.org/sites/default/files/Race-to-the-bottom.pdf
“As state and local governments outsource important public functions to for-profit and other private entities, what happens to the quality of life for the workers who provide these services, and the communities in which they live?”

The president wants to ‘fast track’ two massive trade deals. Congress should slow him down.
http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-grewal-congress-should-not-okay-fast-track-20150327-story.html
“President Obama is asking Congress to grant him trade promotion authority, the ability to “fast track” two massive trade deals with Europe and Asia: the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership.”

The Obama administration’s illusionary job gains from the Trans-Pacific Partnership
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/fact-checker/wp/2015/01/30/the-obama-administrations-illusionary-job-gains-from-the-trans-pacific-partnership/
“The Fact Checker frequently warns readers to be wary of claims by politicians that various policy initiatives will yield tens of thousands of jobs.”

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