The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a secretive, multi-national trade agreement that threatens to extend restrictive intellectual property (IP) laws across the globe and rewrite international rules on its enforcement.
On Thursday, Congressional leaders introduced fast-track legislation. If approved, Obama would be able sign the TPP and then send it to Congress for straight up-or-down vote -- with no room for amendments and limited floor debate.
Watch this video to hear about all that's wrong with the TPP, then take action to protect global intellectual property enforcement by signing the petition!
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The Obama administration recently completed secret negotiations with trade officials from eleven Pacific Rim nations - Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, and Vietnam - to create a massive international agreement described by public interest advocates as "a corporate power tool" that will help the 1% get richer at the expense of our jobs,…
Trans-Pacific Partnership Events 5/17-5/25 ACTIONS – September 17th - 2nd Anniversary of Occupy Wall Street Learn more at http://occupys17.infoMore info? Call (718) 218-4523 or email [email protected] 8:30AM-10AM Financial District March: No Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)! No Fast Track!Gather at 8:30 to march through the financial district to tell Wall Street – NO TPP!11AM-Noon…
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