President-elect Trump has already gotten tough with three US manufacturing giants, warning that there will be financial penalties for building plants abroad. Will strong-arming these companies succeed in bringing jobs back home?
Chinese state media warned U.S. President-elect Donald Trump that he'll be met with "big sticks" if he tries to ignite a trade war or further strain ties.
The National Diet of Japan made a very strange move this past week: They ratified the TPP. Strange, that is, because the TPP is dead. President-Elect Trump has already said he is committed to pulling the US out of the deal on day one in office.
President-elect Donald Trump fired off Sunday morning with a Tweetstorm (after again complaining about the "totally biased, not funny " Saturday Night Live), and in a series of six tweets threatened heavy taxes as "retribution" for U.S. companies tha
In 1981 the Federal Register published a declaration from President Reagan: "I determine that it is in the national interest for the Export-Import Bank of the United States to extend a credit in the amount of $120.7 million to the Socialist Republi
The misappropriation of Freedom
....While "Fed-up" Turkey Wants To Join Shanghai Bloc
EU Prioritizes Penalties Over Trade
Belgium's region Wallonia has dealt a severe blow to European Union's hopes to sign a free trade deal with Canada.
Many believe that there's a big difference between Donald Trump & Hillary Clinton on trade issues. But is there? Ron Paul gets to the truth on this week's edition of Myth-Busters.
A lot of the benefits of trade are counterintuitive. A rule of politics is that the more that the right public policy is counterintuitive, the greater the opportunity for demagogues to get elected by advocating the wrong policy.
Mike Bloomberg wrote an editorial boosting the Trans Pacific Partnership TPP. This is just one of three "trade agreements" that are putting in place a 21st century global sociopolitical and economic structure.
Nafta Was Good for the U.S. and Mexico … The North American Free Trade Agreement, Donald Trump said on Wednesday, "has been a far greater benefit to Mexico" than the U.S. Just minutes before, Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, standing by Tr
This definitely proves that bully US Trade Representative Michael Froman, a member of the Trilateral Commission, was the primary architect and hammer-head on TTIP negotiations. Europe has said "enough". ? TN Editor
Trump and Hitlery have come out with the obligatory "economic plans." Neither them nor their advisors, have any idea about what really needs to be done, but this is of no concern to the media.
Reader Cathy, a member of the US Military Intelligence Brigade pinged me about free trade. Cathy writes ….
Less than 3 months ago, on April 22, in an address to the British people that may have cost David Cameron his job and led to the ever more rancorous divorce between the UK and the EU, Barack Obama warned that the UK would be at the "back of the que
Leave it to the government to turn something as simple as trade and voluntary exchange to into a labyrinth of bureaucratic waste. Today on Myth-Busters Ron Paul delves into the lifeblood of civilization, and how government de-civilizes with its inter
-- It's About Protecting Corporate Profits
The trade Agreements TPP and TTIP cover virtually 100% of the world's GDP, and are the regulatory morass that will 'legalize' sustainable development and the Green Economy. They harmonize regulations between all the countries involved, effectiv
Beggar, thief, or trader? The choices are narrowing.
WikiLeaks releases latest documents from TISA negotiations … The classified annex to the draft "core text" of the Trade in Services Agreement is part of what is being secretly negotiated by the U.S., EU and 22 countries. The website WikiLeaks
The United States is rescinding a decades-old ban on sales of lethal military equipment to Vietnam, President Obama announced at a news conference in Hanoi on Monday, ending one of the last legal vestiges of the Vietnam War.
In this video we have a surprize guest post from "Understanding More" a spoken word artists who under 2 min explains the globalist corporate takeover that is the TPP. With the trade deal being shrouded in mystery benefiting primarily the elite, i
OpenBazaar is an open source project to create a decentralized network for peer to peer commerce online?"using Bitcoin?"that has no fees and no restrictions.
In his May 9, 2016, speech to European medical professionals, Michael Hudson points out that the result of TTIP for Europe will be the privatization of health care systems with the associated much higher costs.
Do you remember all the hopes Americans had for Obama when we elected him to his first term? Painful memories. He betrayed the voters on every one of his promises.
Donald Trump's patented phrase "we aren't winning anymore" lies beneath the tidal wave of anti-establishment sentiment propelling his campaign and, to some considerable degree, that of Bernie Sanders, too.
Trade agreements pushed by corporate elites are bogus "free trade"