Now that Fast Track has passed the hurdles of Congress, President Obama is absolutely giddy with excitement that his TPP trade deal might finally be happening. The best economists tell us that we’ll lose more jobs from this deal than we did from NAFTA and CAFTA, but that hasn’t stopped the President from telling us that this is the most progressive trade deal in history. The little information that has been leaked about the TPP tells us that the only groups to benefit will be corporations, specifically the drug industry.
Support Ring of Fire by subscribing to our YouTube channel.
Listen to Ring of Fire on Saturdays from 3pm-6pm Eastern! Listen live via the Progressive Voices Channel on TuneIn.
Watch Ring of Fire every weekday at 8:30pm EST on Free Speech TV!