Mar 17, 2014
Debate: Secret TPP Text to Eliminate Internet Freedom Exposed
Posted on Nov 14, 2013
A 95 page draft of a chapter of possibly the most consequential U.S. trade deal in history released by WikiLeaks on Wednesday details plans regarding patents, copyright, trademarks and industrial design, “showing their wide-reaching implications for Internet services, civil liberties, publishing rights and medicine accessibility,” “Democracy Now!” reports.
“Democracy Now!” continues:
On Thursday, “Democracy Now!” hosted a debate on the TPP between Lori Wallach, director of Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch and a former Truthdigger of the Week, and Bill Watson, a trade policy analyst at the Cato Institute.
—Posted by Alexander Reed Kelly.
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