Thank you for posting this! I am so weary of the corporate/1% gang rape of our Mother Earth and almost every living being. These globalization treaties and agreements are a complete farce.
The same government that has never-not once! kept a treaty with any indigenous Nation without blatantly violating it, acts as if these things completely control their possibilities once signed-and yet they rush “fast track” to sign every one that comes along:-/
Under constant fire and starved of cash by American banksters, WikiLeaks has done it again, this time revealing the draft of the game-changing Trans-Pacific Partnership’s toothless environmental protection document.
From their announcement:
Today, 15 January 2014, WikiLeaks released the secret draft text for the entire TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership) Environment Chapter and the corresponding Chairs’ Report. The TPP transnational legal regime would cover 12 countries initially and encompass 40 per cent of global GDP and one-third of world trade. The Environment Chapter has long been sought by journalists and environmental groups. The released text dates from the Chief Negotiators’ summit in Salt Lake City, Utah, on 19-24 November 2013.
The Environment Chapter covers what the Parties propose to be their positions on: environmental issues, including climate change, biodiversity and fishing stocks; and trade and investment in ‘environmental’ goods and services. It also outlines how to resolve enviromental disputes arising out of…
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