TPP http://kalw.org en Contemplating the local impact from America’s next supersized trade deal http://kalw.org/post/contemplating-local-impact-america-s-next-supersized-trade-deal <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Trade representatives from twelve countries have been discussing the Trans-Pacific Partnership for four years. They’re discussing removing tariffs, protecting the environment, and stopping the piracy of copyrighted &nbsp;material - all in the name of freer international trade.</span></p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 01:22:21 +0000 Mary Rees 40592 at http://kalw.org Contemplating the local impact from America’s next supersized trade deal Today on Your Call: What is in the Trans Pacific Partnership Trade agreement? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-trans-pacific-partnership-trade-agreement <p>On today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the highly secretive, multi-national trade agreement between t<span class="st">he United States and 11 Pacific Rim nations</span>. WikiLeaks has released a chapter focusing on patents, the medical establishment, and a whole section devoted to copyright and trademark issues. Why does Trans Pacific Partnership agreement matter? And how is it going to impact you? Join the conversation and call in with your question with Matt Martin and you.</p><p><strong>Guests:</strong></p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 36087 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What is in the Trans Pacific Partnership Trade agreement? Today on Your Call: What is in the Trans-Pacific Partnership? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-trans-pacific-partnership <pre></pre> <p><em>&nbsp;&nbsp; Tue, 11 Jun 2013 05:43:10 +0000 Malihe Razazan 28544 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What is in the Trans-Pacific Partnership?