Three weeks into his presidency, Trump is now the fastest president to ever reach majority disapproval. Here’s a look at the early days of the Trump administration, report-card style.
Trump says he’ll spike bad trade deals, but he’s still letting the big corporations that write them make the rules.
The executive orders signed on Monday will raise mortgage costs and healthcare premiums for the very people the new president claims to champion.
If Trump lets corporate elites dictate new trade rules, all working families will suffer.
When it came to race, climate, or diplomacy, Obama was like a visitor from the future. On trade and intervention, however, he was often stuck in the past.
Human rights NGOs urge rejection of CETA, RCEP, TPP, TTIP, EU-Vietnam FTA.
In a tale of people power over corporate power, a tribunal has ruled against a global company in a case over mining rights.
Obama is waging a full-court press to pass the unpopular trade treaty after the November elections.
Under deals like the TPP, countries that might otherwise have curtailed corporate activities won’t do so, simply out of fear of being sued by multinational corporations.
Bad trade deals created the social rot Trump is exploiting today. Why does Hillary defend them?
A Mexican fair trade activist offers lessons from NAFTA.
Complex global challenges require committed activists who stand on principle as well as experts on the inside who can play the political game.
The platform shows the limits of party politics while corporate and military interests dominate both parties — and the necessity of social movements to challenge those limits.
Tax reform, Wall Street accountability, and the racial wealth divide are all acknowledged in this year’s agenda.
Janet Redman, who provided testimony at the DNC Platform Committee, and Wenonah Hauter, the executive director of Food & Water Watch, address the draft’s shortcomings on the carbon tax, TPP, fracking, and fossil fuel extraction