Toward an Inclusive TPP Trade Pact

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance

Toward an Inclusive TPP Trade Pact   By Dr. Harsha Vardhana Singh*   NEW YORK, Aug  2014 (IPS) – The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations have been hitting headlines recently, but not for all the right reasons. The media provides an incomplete picture of its implications, focusing mainly on its process …

Who Benefits from the TPP Trade Agreement?

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance, SRI/ESG News

   Fair Trade or Free Trade: Who Really Benefits from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? Join us for a discussion with Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI) on the environmental, labor, and small business concerns of the TPP. We will also be joined by Leanne Krueger-Braneky, Director, Fellowship & Alumni BALLE and Jeff …

BREAKING: Nancy Pelosi just came out against Fast Track

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance

After more than 180,000 DFA and CREDO members signed a petition to Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi — and thousands more flooded her phone lines — the former Speaker of the House told an assembly of union workers on Wednesday: “No on Fast Track… out of the question.” This amazing news, first reported …

Monsanto, the TPP and Global Food Dominance

Jay Owen Global Citizen, Earth Systems Science

Monsanto, the TPP and Global Food Dominance msdonnalee (CC BY 2.0) By Ellen Brown, Web of Debt This piece first appeared at Web of Debt. “Control oil and you control nations,” said US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger in the 1970s.  ”Control food and you control the people.” Global food control has …

PBI Newsletter – TPP and Public Banks, Cyprus, Letter from a Vermont Farmer, and more…

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance

We at Ethical Markets  support the views of the Public Banking Institute and  our President ,  Hazel Henderson serves on its Advisory Board ,  Editor TPP and Public Banks, Cyprus, Letter from a Vermont Farmer, and more… PBI Newsletter, March 2013, Edition #23 Email not displaying correctly? View it in …