Tag Archives: Trans-Pacific Parternship

Green Shadow Cabinet: Comment: TPP report raises serious questions about inequality and trade policy

September 26, 2013

Richard McIntyre, U.S. Trade Representative

As the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) talks continue behind closed doors, the case for the trade deal becomes more and more untenable. Reviews of the impacts of past free trade pacts, as well as modelling of the TPP, paint a grim picture of lower labor standards and greater inequality.

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Green Shadow Cabinet hosts upcoming events

 

Ecosocialist Conference LA: Join Jill Stein, Kimberly King, Ben Manski

Date:

Saturday, September 21, 2013 – 9:00am to 9:00pm

Location:

4130 Overland Ave
Mayme Clayton Library
Culver City  California  92030

United States

Ecosocialist Conference LA will feature a keynote by Dr. Jill Stein with talks by Ben Manski and Kimberly King of the Green Shadow Cabinet, as well many other interesting people, including the fomer Green Party mayor of Santa Monica, Mike Feinstein, as well as activists from the Socialist Party, Occupy, Democratic Socialists of America, International Socialist Organization, Solidarity, Valley College Socialists, and more for a day of discussion on Ecology, Society and Capitalism!

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Green Shadow Cabinet: Independence Day Resolution: Revolt against the TPP and global corporate rule

July 4, 2013
Green Shadow Cabinet

On this 4th of July, are you resolved to live in a free and democratic society, independent of global corporate rule? Will you act to shut down the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and other efforts by the owners and managers of global corporations to replace We the People with We the Corporations?

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Green Shadow Cabinet: TPP would make U.S. housing crisis, health care much worse

TPP would make U.S. housing crisis much worse
June 21, 2013
Sandy Perry, Secretary of Housing

The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) will dramatically undermine the housing rights of Americans, primarily by prohibiting meaningful government control over financial institutions. Americans have already lost over five million homes to foreclosure as a result of the 2008 economic collapse, you can read how the housing market was before and after the crash on the Northeastern University blog site.

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Green Shadow Cabinet: Warning: Your health, food, safety, sovereignty, and economic wellbeing are threatened

On June 17th, the Green Shadow Cabinet joined the national resistance to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). Each day of this week, Cabinet members are sharing in specific detail why they, and people they represent, oppose the TPP. Please see below for statements by Ronnie Cummins, Kevin Zeese, Leah Bolger, David Cobb, Brian Tokar, Mark Dunlea, Jim Goodman, Ray Rogers, Rev.Read more ...

Green Shadow Cabinet: The Trans-Pacific Partnership would increase poverty

The Trans-Pacific Partnership would increase poverty
June 19, 2013
Rev. Bruce Wright, President’s Commission on Ending Homelessness

The much touted, at least by multinational corporations and some governments, Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, has grave consequences for the so-called poor of the world, including those in the United States. This agreement, clouded in secrecy, has been characterized as something akin to “NAFTA on steroids!”  

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Green Shadow Cabinet: Why the TPP is bad for business, human rights, trade policy, and your sense of humor

On Tue, Jun 18, 2013 at 8:29 PM, Green Shadow Cabinet <info@greenshadowcabinet.us> wrote:

On June 17th, the Green Shadow Cabinet joined the national resistance to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). Each day of this week, Cabinet members are sharing in specific detail why they, and people they represent, oppose the TPP. 

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Green Shadow Cabinet: Joining the critical struggle to defeat the Trans-Pacific Partnership

Green Shadow Cabinet joins the critical struggle to defeat the Trans-Pacific Partnership
June 17, 2013

The Green Shadow Cabinet stands united in opposition to the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), and is committed to defeating this Obama administration effort to enrich and empower global corporations at the expense of people and planet.

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