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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

Flood Congress – No TPP, No Fast Track!

Earlier today, activists lead by Popular Resistance flooded Congress in a silent protest against TPP and Fast Track. Starting in the Dirksen building, activists put on vests noting all the facets of our lives and rights that would be "Silenced" by the TPP and Fast Track. Along with the vests, blue tape was also used to [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:59:14-05:00March 19th, 2015|Uncategorized|1 Comment