Power of Story Send a Tweet        
Best Web OpEds

Obama Invites Mexico To Join Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Talks

Quicklink Submitted By       Message Mari Eliza     Permalink

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags  

News 1   Supported 1   Valuable 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H3 6/19/12

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's administration on Monday formally invited Mexico to join controversial free trade negotiations known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership, reinforcing consumer and environmental group concerns that the deal may establish broad new powers for corporations.

The invitation comes less than one week after a leaked U.S. document sparked an uproar because it proposed terms that would grant corporations the ability to bypass U.S. public interest laws and regulations in courts here and appeal directly to international tribunals. U.S. advocacy groups and some members of Congress have criticized the U.S. proposals.
Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.huffingtonpost.com


- Advertisement -

News 1   Supported 1   Valuable 1  
View Ratings | Rate It


Artist, writer, working to promote a clean healthy planet, society and economy.

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
- Advertisement -