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From flickr.com/photos/75610371@N08/7983324834/: TPP Leesburg Rally
TPP Leesburg Rally
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The TPP Trans Pacific Partnership is a betrayal of voters and the 99% throughout the world, not just the USA.
Big business supporting neoliberals are cheering Obama, saying this cements his legacy. I agree, but it is a shameful legacy that condemns Obama to the garbage dump of history.
The next step is fast track approval of this despicable deal in congress. Will legislators attempt to sell this ugly gift to big Pharma, Hollywood, publishers and big transnational companies, as well as slavers in Malaysia as something beneficial to average US citizens? You bet they will.
it will be interesting to see the stands Hillary Clinton and Joe Biden will take. Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump have already registered their opposition to TPP. Here’s a tweet from Bernie Sanders today.