Parmesan and Gouda May Shred a New US Trade Agreement With Europe
The US is aiming to conclude negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership deal before the end of the year, but disputes over issues like the names of cheeses and digital privacy make that goal unlikely.
Wikileaks Says Secretive Trade Agreement Paves Way to ‘Corporatization of Public Services’
The organization has released a thousands of documents that critics of free trade say shows how officials negotiating the Trade in Services Agreement, or TiSA, could force privatization on public institutions around the world.
Why Is Britain Pushing for an EU Trade Deal Before Parliament Can Vote On It?
It makes David Cameron's claims to care about Britain's sovereignty seem a bit hollow.
Leaked Documents Shed Light on Possible Fallout of Secretive US-EU Trade Deal
According to leaked documents obtained by Greenpeace, the TTIP deal could ultimately lower environmental and public health standards for products sold in Europe.
WikiLeaks Promises 100,000 Euro Reward to Whomever Leaks Secret EU-US Trade Deal
Negotiated behind closed doors and described by WikiLeaks as "Europe's most wanted secret," the TTIP would deepen trade and economic ties between Europe and the United States.
This Trade Deal Could Be Bad News for Anyone Who Lives in Europe and Likes Food
Since 2011, the European Union has been negotiating a free-trade deal with the US. It’s called the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership and could spell the collapse of certain European food safety regulations.
The US-EU Trade Deal Could Make the UK Election Mostly Pointless
Critics say the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership treaty is a power grab by corporate elites that will allow them to privatize everything, overrule legislation, and sue governments.
How the Biggest Trade Deal in History Could Quietly Change Your Life
From chlorinated chicken to health services, the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership will change the way Europe and the US do business forever. And critics say corporations, not citizens, will be in control.
A Free-Trade Deal Is Threatening the Future of Europe's Food
The controversial Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership deal would make trade between Europe and the US far easier than it is now—but many are worried that it could undermine food quality everywhere.
The NHS Money Boss Who Used to Be a Lobbyist Trying to Privatise Your Healthcare
The head of NHS England's former lobbying group wanted to use TTIP to open up the UK market to American health corporations.
Protesters in London Are Pissed Off About America's Proposed Trade Agreement with the EU
Under the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), European corporations will be free to exploit the labor market in America, where unions are communist terror cells and labor standards are an attack on freedom.
If You Care About Privacy, TISA Is the Latest Thing That Should Concern You
Wikileaks recently released a draft text from the negotiations of the Trade in Services Agreement, a 50-country trade deal currently under secret negotiation. The text has rankled privacy advocates—who say the US is arguing for the right for financial...