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The WTO doesn’t help the people of any country

The WTO doesn’t help the people of any country

Back during the 2004 democratic presidential primary debates I remember and supported then Congressman Dennis Kucinich’s motivation for getting the United States out of the World Trade Organization (WTO). He made it one of the main planks of his campaign. Even though I was and still consider myself to be a Deaniac (supporter of Howard

Trade agreements could bring deadly food to the U.S.

When it comes to international trade agreements both the Democrats and the Republicans have both  failed the American people. When candidate Obama was running for the presidency in 2008 he criticized Hillary Clinton for siding with NAFTA. Now as president he’s signing us on to similar if not worse agreements. Just look at what two

WTO rules against China

I read about this WTO ruling against China earlier this week and was meaning to blog about it. The decision announced today by the World Trade Organization (WTO) is a huge victory for American workers.  In clear and unequivocal language, the WTO stated that China’s decision to limit the export of key raw materials violated the commitments China

No more trade deals and no more WTO

Now the WTO is interfering with how we label beef. You can tell this was a bad move because the Cattleman’s Beef Association loves the ruling. I bet they love E. coli too. These people are responsible for Barbara Kowalcyk’s two year old son dying from E. coli. Consumers, ranchers, farmers and legislators worked hard