The push for the TPP is like Kabuki theater The negotiations and the sales push behind Washington’s latest (and biggest) “free trade” agreement amounts to Kabuki theater. What theater? Kabuki. It’s a 17th-century form of … Read more‘We Are Writing the Rules’ with TPP, says Obama. Who’s ‘We’?
TPP was supposed to be a done deal. Except for one unforeseen obstacle: the American people! White House spokesperson Josh Earnest dismissed it as a procedural snafu, and it was — but not in the … Read moreTPP Is Not a Trade Fight — It’s a Fight for Democracy
‘It’s never tyranny when the tyrant does what you want,’ Mitch McConnell said, referring to Obama. WASHINGTON, DC – Republican congressional leaders and their corporate masters gleefully rubbed their oily palms together today as President … Read moreRepublicans Condemn ‘Hitler’ Obama, Hand Him More Power
When the going got tough, Barack Obama got in a huff, and then he got gruff. President Obama has worked himself into such a tizzy over the TPP that he’s lashing out at his progressive … Read moreObama’s Ugly Show of Presidential Petulance