Anti-TPP protest at the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Photo by susanmelkisethian on Flickr.
31 Aug 2016

Obama Scrambles To Pass TPP As Corporate Tribunals Face Scrutiny

Though opposition to TPP has typically focused on the threat of losing American jobs, another concern is coming front and center: loss of sovereignty.

Anti-TPP protest at the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Photo by susanmelkisethian on Flickr.
27 Jul 2016

Terry McAuliffe Lets It Slip That Hillary Clinton Is Lying, Supports TPP

McAuliffe, a longtime friend who served as a character witness for her in a convention speech, told reporters that Clinton actually supported TPP and would do so as president.

Screenshot from cover of "EXTENDING AMERICAN POWER: Strategies to Expand U.S. Engagement in a Competitive World Order" by the Center for a New American Security.
09 Jun 2016

Hillary Clinton’s Project For A New American Century

Earlier this year, some were surprised to see Project For The New American Century founder Robert Kagan endorsed Hillary Clinton. They shouldn’t have been.

US Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker at a meeting before the Council on Foreign Relations
05 Apr 2016

Commerce Secretary Pritzker Defends Corporate Tribunals In TPP

Commerce Sec. Pritzker told the Council on Foreign Relations a controversial provision in the TPP was good because the US has prevailed every time.

Michigan primiary exit poll on trustworthiness h/t HuffPo
09 Mar 2016

Hillary Clinton’s Auto Bailout Smear On Bernie Sanders Backfires

In a craven attempt to win votes from autoworkers in Michigan, Hillary Clinton misrepresented Bernie Sanders’ position on the auto bailout.

Free Syrian Army TOW in Homs (WP:NFCC#4). Licensed under Fair use via Wikipedia
16 Feb 2016

Behind The Headline: NATO’s Apocalyptic Vision For Syria

In the premiere episode of Behind the Headline, Mnar Muhawesh explains NATO’s secret goals for ‘peace talks’ in Syria. Plus TPP & the U.S. pivot to Asia.

At a protest against the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) on March 30, 2014, an activist holds a sign which reads "Fascism is not economic policy!" (Flickr / Peg Hunter)
05 Feb 2016

Corporate Takeover: Trans-Pacific Partnership Signed In New Zealand

If the Trans-Pacific Partnership is ratified, it could lead to unprecedented corporate control over the Internet, international law, and the environment.

File: In this August 21, 2014 photograph, a group of short-beaked common dolphins swim in the wake of a boat. (Flickr File: In this August 21, 2014 photograph, short-beaked common dolphins ride in the wake of  boat. (Flickr / Gregory "Slobirdr" Smith)
28 Nov 2015

Ban On Tuna Labeled Dolphin-Safe Shows How TPP Will Crush Consumer Rights

The World Trade Organization’s push to ban the US’ labeling of dolphin-safe tuna provides us with a window into America’s dark future with the TPP.

"Stop Fast Track rally in D.C." by AFGE on Flickr
05 Nov 2015

White House Releases Text Of Trans-Pacific Partnership

The White House has released the full text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) online, the first time the public will see history’s largest trade deal.

The Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong invites Secretary of Defense Ash Carter to join him for a "selfie" during a reception prior the opening dinner of the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore, May 29, 2015. Pictured at right is Senator Jack Reed. (Flickr / Department of Defense)
08 Oct 2015

How TPP Stands To Significantly Boost U.S. Military Power In Asia-Pacific Region

WikiLeaks cables reveal one hidden agenda of the Trans-Pacific Partnership: increasing the might of American empire against China’s growing power.