fast track

Stand up, Fight back! Rain or Shine

Today, Thursday May 21st, activists led by Mackenzie McDonald Wilkins (aka Mack) of Popular Resistance protested the fast tracked Fast Track - legislation that would allow Obama to push his corporate coup trade deal, the TPP, through Congress without debate or any amendments. In other words, before recess begins next week, corporate shills such as [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:59:11-05:00May 21st, 2015|Uncategorized|2 Comments

People Over Profit: No TPP/No Fast Track

Press release at the bottom of this post from Populism 2015:       Washington, DC – More than 1,000 protesters from across the country gathered to protest the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and so-called “Fast Track” Trade Promotion Authority.  Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) addressed the crowd, saying “The TPP is another corporate-backed agreement that is [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:59:13-05:00April 20th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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