corporate coup

We will NOT submit! No TPP!

Today, Flush The TPP held the first in a wave of anti-TPP protests in Washington, DC. As part of the people's response to the official signing in Auckland, New Zealand, activists stood outside the White House holding a huge banner reading "TPP=Betrayal." There were other banners reading "Stop the TPP" in several of the 12 countries' [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:58:51-05:00February 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment

TPP tours DC embassies

As part of the TPP actions, Popular Resistance orchestrated a TPP embassy tour this morning - complete with larger-than-life puppets, an entire globe, banners, noise makers and for good measure, a bonfire. The embassy tour included countries both affected by and included in the TPP, such as Australia, Japan, the Philippines, Vietnam and Chile. For [...]

By |2015-11-17T21:54:48-05:00November 17th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Alpacas & humans against the TPP

Today, Popular Resistance organized an event at the Chamber of Commerce as part of their 4 days of action (November 14th-18th) against the TPP - Trans Pacific Partnership. The action began with speakers outside the front doors of these corporate offices and then progressed into a march through K street - the lobbying epicenter of [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:58:59-05:00November 16th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The 3 Corporate Stooges

This afternoon, activists gathered outside the International Trade Center to protest against the TPP and the aptly named Ronald Reagan building honoring three corporate stooges for their part in this corporate coup trade deal: Ron Wyden, Paul Ryan and Orrin Hatch. Activists marched, occupied the space, chanted, held up signs for passersby and spoke out [...]

By |2015-07-23T17:17:59-04:00July 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|1 Comment

NO TPP NO FAST TRACK!

Today, Popular Resistance organized an action outside the Senate offices and on the Capitol lawn loudly proclaiming through chants and songs that we, the people DO NOT WANT TPP or Fast Track, no way, not ever, not today. As a Fast Track (TPA) bill is expected to be introduced in Congress shortly, activists have ramped [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:59:13-05:00April 16th, 2015|Uncategorized|2 Comments