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Stuart Trew | Small- and big-C conservative provincial governments have forced legislative votes on a Canada-EU trade and investment deal no one has seen and isn't even finished yet.
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Stuart Trew | The Harper government and European Commission still cannot agree on how to handle labour and environmental rules in the recently "concluded" Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement negotiations.
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Stuart Trew | The Harper government may have broken the law by not making the full text of the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) public and allowing for public input.
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Brent Patterson | Harper's slam-dunk argument for the Canada-European Union 'free trade' agreement, often uncritically reported in the media, is that CETA is key to Canada's economic prosperity.
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Iglika Ivanova | The agreement-in-principle signed in Brussels in mid-October touches on virtually all aspects of economic life, including many that are only loosely related to trade.
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Stuart Trew | Canada's ICSID Convention ratification continues the Harper government's watering down of Canadian democracy and sellout to multinational corporate power.
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Stuart Trew | A new report from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives suggests Harper's "excellent deal" with the European Union could add up to $1.65 billion annually to the price of medicine in Canada.
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Stuart Trew | The Trade Justice Network has launched a simple petition with a simple message for Prime Minister Harper about the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement.
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Stuart Trew | Yesterday in the House of Commons, Prime Minister Harper tabled a technical summary of the political deal Canada reached with the European Union on Friday, October 18.
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Stuart Trew | There are a lot of connections between the Harper government's trade and energy agendas. The interrelated objective is the continued rapid expansion for export of oil, gas and minerals.
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| The Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement between Canada and the EU, or CETA for short, is a free trade agreement being negotiated between the European Union and Canada.
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Stuart Trew | Applause for Prime Minister Harper's freshly concluded trade deal with the European Union was swift and loud. Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne joined the celebration last Friday.