David Murphy, Founder and Executive Director of Food Democracy Now! and Adam Weissman of Trade Justice NY Metro and Global Justice for Animals and the Environment will discuss how the trade deals like the TPP and TTIP will eliminate our access to healthy food choices.
Michael Stumo the CEO of the Coalition for a Prosperous American will contrast the false promises of Fast Tracked Trade Deals with their actual economic loss and devastation, in conversation with Alison Rose Levy
Fast Tracking the Trans Pacific Partnership – how more power is given to corporations to control government – with Ellen Brown.
Returning guest, Adam Weissman, an organizer with Global Justice for Animals and the Environment (GJAE) and a representative with TradeJustice New York Metro, clues us in to the debate over the Fast Tracking of trade deals and how they are progressing in Congress and public opinion.
Jack Rasmus welcomes grass roots organizers, Emmelle Israel of the AFL-CIO and Kali Gochmanofsky of Citizenstrade, who are helping to organize opposition to the pending passage in Congress of ‘fast track’ and the TPP, the Trans Pacific Partnership free trade agreement. Emmelle and Kali describe what’s going on with today’s (Saturday April 18) national day of actions against the free trade agreement and where listeners can go to participate today, Saturday, April 18, and in days to follow.
Interview with Stan Sorscher, Labor Leader and Executive Board Member of the Washington Fair Trade Coalition, with an inside view of how the Fast Tracked trade deals are breaking trust even within Washington, DC.
Ellen Kamhi PhD, RN, www.naturalnurse.com, interviews Mr. Ken Snyder. Ken is an Occupational Therapist, Massage Therapist and Medical and Healthcare Advocate. He has worked with people having a wide variety of healthcare needs including, in-patient psychiatry and substance abuse, adults with developmental delays and multiple physical handicaps in residential and day program settings, children with learning challenges in public schools …
Interview with Karen Hansen-Kuhn, Director, International Strategies at the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (IATP) about how trade deals rubber stamped via Fast Track will harm food and agriculture and degrade food choice.