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Korea Fta

Upcoming Trans-Pacific Partnership Looks Like Corporate Takeover

Dave Johnson | Posted 07.14.2013 | Business
Dave Johnson

It will be sold as a trade agreement (because everyone knows that "trade" is good) but much of it appears to be (from what we know) a corporate end-run around things We the People want to do to reign in the giant corporations -- like Wall Street regulation, environmental regulation and corporate taxation.

U.S. Exports Drop Under Korea Trade Deal and Obama Said What?!

Lori Wallach | Posted 07.10.2013 | Politics
Lori Wallach

Contrary to the administration's claims of its export-expansion prowess, the steep decline in U.S. exports to Korea under the FTA contributed to an overall disappointing U.S. export performance in 2012.

The Korea Trade Deal in Two Minutes (VIDEO)

Lori Wallach | Posted 08.29.2011 | Politics
Lori Wallach

Check out this two-minute film from Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch about the job-killing NAFTA-style Korea trade deal. Or, if film isn't your th...

The Korea Trade Deal Is Lose-Lose

Lori Wallach | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Lori Wallach

The bottom line for the U.S.-South Korea FTA is that some large U.S., Korean and Chinese multinational firms could gain at the expense of the majority of people in both countries.