Truthout: TransPacific Partnership Will Undermine Democracy, Empower Transnational Corporations

Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese of Truthout do an explainer piece on the neoliberal and free-trade Trans-Pacific Partnership:

On critical issues, the massive Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) being negotiated in secret by the Obama administration will undermine democracy in the United States and around the world and further empower transnational corporations. It will circumvent protections for health care, wages, labor rights, consumers’ rights and the environment, and decrease regulation of big finance and risky investment practices.

Read it | Truthout: TransPacific Partnership Will Undermine Democracy, Empower Transnational Corporations | http://mys.tc/2ky.

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