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The Council of Canadians and allies have lobbied against CETA at the European Pa
Brent Patterson | A resolution on the United States-European Union Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is expected to be voted on in the European Parliament on June 9.
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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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Auckland Town Hall, New Zealand
Stuart Trew | Auckland, New Zealand and Berkeley, California have passed motions on the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement (TPP) that will be familiar to Canadian trade activists.
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Jim Stanford | The promise that free trade would induce more trade, productivity growth and higher incomes is not remotely supported by the aggregate economic data.
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Jim Stanford | There's no denying that foreign trade has been the biggest drag on Canada's economic performance in recent years.
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rabbleTV | An informational video to raise awareness of the impacts the Canadian European Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement will have on Newfoundland and Labrador, and Canada generally.
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Stuart Trew | Trade justice activists in the United States greeted a 14th round of Trans-Pacific Partnership trade negotiations in Leesburg, Virginia this week with calls to release the TPP text.
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TPP trade ministers pose for cameras during the APEC summit in Russia, September
Stuart Trew | A 14th round of Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade and investment negotiations begins in Virginia, U.S.A. this week as scorn for the agreement's proposed intellectual property chapter piles up.
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Stuart Trew | The Réseau québécois sur l'intégration continentale (RQIC) has sent a questionnaire on the Canada-EU trade negotiations to political parties competing in the Quebec election.
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Stuart Trew | In April 2012, the Harper government launched a propaganda campaign in response to growing criticism of the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA).
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MEPs from the Greens/EFA group hold up a sign saying "Hello Democracy, Goodbye ACTA" Photo: European Union 2012 - European Parliament/Flickr
Stuart Trew | According to the Toronto Star's Internet law columnist Michael Geist, Canada and the European Union are trying to ratify the controversial Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement through the backdoor.
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Rick Salutin | Even now, as we speak, 153 august trade ministers from the nations of the World Trade Organization are gathered in Geneva to chant the ancient spells for warding off economic disaster.