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General News    H3'ed 10/22/16

Tiny Region of Wallonia in Small Country of Belgium Trips up Global Corporatocracy

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Visibly shaken,  as Reuters put it, Canadian trade minister Chrystia Freeland walked out of EU trade negotiations in Belgium on Friday evening, lamenting that the EU is “incapable of reaching an agreement – even with a country with European values such as Canada.”

A big trade deal that had taken years to negotiate, mostly in total secrecy, had just collapsed. So how in the world did such a mega screw-up happen?

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