Uncategorized

Worse than NAFTA? Lori Wallach disusses the Trans-Pacific Partnership [video]

This past Thursday, Lori Wallach from Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch shared with us at our Crucial Conversation event the threat posed by the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) that trade officials from the U.S. and 11 Pacific Rim nations are negotiating in hopes of reaching agreement this fall.

Here is the video from the talk (also linked here.):


We’ve also made available her powerpoint here, in pdf format:

The Trans-Pacific Partnership: Worse than NAFTA?

Check Also

Rick Glazier: NCGA’s “never mind” budget lacking — fails, hurts North Carolina

Rick Glazier, Executive director of the North Carolina ...

Top Stories from NCPW

  • News
  • Commentary

Jim Womack has a reputation in North Carolina for being many things, but a conservationist isn’t one [...]

Just days after a North Carolina official tapped a Robeson County elementary for a controversial cha [...]

Two groups seeking state contracts to run struggling North Carolina schools have professional ties t [...]

North Carolinians will lose their “precious right to vote,” as U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader [...]

The folks running the General Assembly reached a new low this week in their efforts to dismantle our [...]

National civil rights leaders call for the rejection of North Carolina’s Thomas Farr [Editor’s note: [...]

Budgets matter, both within government and inside each household across America, because they demons [...]

Why the legislature now operates this way and why it’s a big problem The North Carolina General Asse [...]

Featured | Special Projects

NC Budget 2017
The maze of the NC Budget is complex. Follow the stories to follow the money.
Read more


NC Redistricting 2017
New map, new districts, new lawmakers. Here’s what you need to know about gerrymandering in NC.
Read more